The weather hasn’t really clicked or made its official change to fall here in Austin. It teased us a bit, but has yet to totally commit. It’s not hot like the summers in Central Texas, but it’s not cool like fall either. We have a had a few spells of fall weather that come and
A few years ago, when we lived in Dallas for a short time running our clothing stores, we discovered a great place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. For the most part camping around the Dallas area was pretty lame, as far as having pretty basic camp grounds with not
We really missed being with our families this holiday season but fortunately for us we have some special friends that we were able to spend this time of year with in the jungle. Christmas in the jungle is a bit different than what most of are use to from the states. We didn’t have snow
What a month it has been, I cant believe that September is almost over. I would say it is birthday month because it seems like we were celebrating Eli’s 4th birthday off and on all month. It started with a party at his school on the 10th where the kids in his class got him
Eli is out of school on summer break for the next three weeks so Lyndsey has been coming up with fun activities for him to do on his break. We have a had a rather busy few weeks so things have been a little hectic. Our car has been in the shop because we blew
Images capturing a typical Saturday in our life in Costa Rica. A morning jungle walk, picking up fresh fish for lunch, art projects in the afternoon, and watching the sunset with friends on the beach to end a great day.
Three nights ago I had a dream that Baby Isabel was starting to walk around the house. The very next day we saw her take around four steps and then hit the ground. Just yesterday something clicked and she figured out how to put the steps together and balance her self before dropping so that
Ok, I have to apologize for sounding like a broken record, but I really can’t get over how fast the kids are growing… and I see them everyday. One of the things that we enjoy the most is how they are beginning to interact with each other. In typical big brother little sister fashion, Isabel
Isabel is starting to take some steps when she has a little assistance. We have caught her taking one step by herself but not any more than one in a half before she sits down. Any day now…
Grocery shopping is something that you pretty much always have to stay on top of, especially with a family of four. We are fortunate in our family because Lyndsey is a good shopper and we consume nearly 100% of the perishable foods that we purchase, including fruits and vegetables.