Category Archives: Milestones

Happy birthday, Jacob

From the first moment I laid eyes on you, I knew you were special. No one has ever made me smile as wide as you do. From your cute laugh, your dimples, and your sweet, scratchy voice, to your dancing … Continue reading

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Jacob’s Harry Potter 6th Birthday Party

My little Jacob is a huge Harry Potter fan, and of course, so am I, so it only made sense to transform our new house in Hogwarts for his birthday party this year. We held the party a month early, … Continue reading

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Baptism Birthday

Yesterday was the boys’ second baptism birthday. We marked the occasion with candles in chocolate chip cookies, and set out some pictures and mementos.

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Jacob starts kindergarten

Let’s back up and see this cutie on his first day!

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Jacob: First and Last Day of TK

The first day: The Last Day:

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Jacob is no longer a preschooler 

My little boy is growing up and moving on from St. Paul’s Preschool. I will miss this school so much!  On Monday, I was able to volunteer in his class, something I had wanted to do all year. It was … Continue reading

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Watch him go!

Jacob is riding without training wheels! ​​

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Happy birthday, Jacob 

Five years ago on this day, just before 6:00 am, a baby boy came into the world and changed my life forever. He had a perfect, round, tiny face, and a beautiful bald head. He didn’t make much noise and … Continue reading

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The first day of VBS 2016

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A special date 

I took my big buddy on a special date to see The Jungle Book. It was the first thing I had done alone with him since before Jackson was born. It was so wonderful to hold his hand and talk … Continue reading

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