Halloween is a lot of fun in our neighborhood in South Austin, and this year even the rain couldn’t get us down. Last year was the kids first real attempt at trick or treating. We took Eli out once before when we lived in San Diego, but he was just a baby. All of the
We have been pretty active this fall as soon as the weather started to cool down. Lyndsey and I both have been taking turns going on the different school field trips with the kids as well as trying to get out as much as we can on the weekends. It is a bit different living
For the past couple of years I was so busy with a project that I didn’t have the time to grow our own food. It was something that I really missed and even felt guilty about, but with my hectic schedule it wasn’t really possible. I did have time to produce our own soil, and
We have been taking advantage of being close to family, at least closer than we have ever been with kids. One of those perks is using my father’s RV that he has sitting in his yard. He is only four hours away so we decided to keep it for the summer so that we could
I have to admit that there have been so many changes that took place in the last 6 months of our lives that I lacked both the time and motivation to keep track. I realize that the freedom I allot myself to keep up this blog up is a luxury and something that is effected
It is nice to get out of the house and spend time with the kids on Saturday mornings. It is a good thing that we all like going to the beach because without that our options might be limited. The beach on the other hand offers a whole new slew of things that we can
Eli turned six last week, and that means that we had a great reason to celebrate his life, and our lives all week. Early in the week we were in the city doing some work on Baby Riley’s US birth certificate at the US Consulate, so we were able to pick up some gifts for
The past couple of days there has been a mother horse and her mare eating up some of the overgrown grass in the yard. This morning they came right up the house and started grazing in the yard which made for a great opportunity to start snapping some pictures of Isabel on cloud 9.
Things are starting to get back to our new normal in our family, after about two weeks of being back at the beach. Eli and Isabel returned to school on Monday and little Riley is starting to take in more from her new surroundings.
Well I finally did it. Part of the deal, or at least as I understood it, to borrowing my brother-in-laws GoPro was to to get some footage surfing. I finally got it together and took it out with me to see how it would work. I was a little nervous taking it out, so I