While little Michael and I were deep in the heart of Texas to run the 5K and visit family, Valentine’s Day was fast approaching, and Michael was busy working on a project, turning a little home decor dream I had into a reality. We have not had a metal refrigerator since we lived in San… Continue reading DIY Magnet Board
At the beginning of 2018, one of my New Year’s resolutions was to run a 5K. I fulfilled this resolution by running in the Love Your Heart 5K in New Braunfels on February 10. I have never been someone who runs for exercise, nor have I enjoyed running, until now! I started training for the… Continue reading Couch to 5K and the Love Your Heart Race
Little Michael wasted no time putting on his walking shoes when we returned to St. Louis after our Thanksgiving visit to Texas. And by walking shoes, I mean an adorable pair of Garanimals velcro cap toe shoes! Although he’d taken a few “sort of” steps shortly before Thanksgiving, his official first steps and walking began… Continue reading 2017 Recap Part Two
Whew! What a wild and wacky ride we had to finish off 2017. A lot happened for our little family during the last two months of the year. I left you last time with a brief post about the celebration we had here in St. Louis for little Michael’s first birthday. That was over two… Continue reading 2017 Recap Part One
Yesterday, we celebrated little Michael’s first birthday! It’s hard to believe a year has passed since we were in the hospital, peering down at our little one for the first time. We had a very happy day celebrating his first year. Little Michael was all smiles when we put on our party hats and sang… Continue reading Happy First Birthday to Little Michael!
We had a blast celebrating little Michael’s first Halloween on Tuesday! The day started with some spooky fun at breakfast when we opened the Halloween package from my mom and dad. Michael was very amused with the glowing ghost’s squishy texture. Balloons are still his thing, and he was tickled when Dad blew up the… Continue reading Michael’s First Halloween
Michael hit the 11-month mark on October 14. During his 11th month, Michael grew some new teeth, spent time outside welcoming the season of fall, and experienced a swing for the very first time. Moving: Little Michael is busy crawling all over the place. Pushing around the new walker is lots of fun, too! We… Continue reading 11 Months