Tag Archives: growing up

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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First day of Preschool for Jackson!

Jackson started parent-and-me preschool in September, and he loves it! I am taking him to the wonderful St. Paul’s Preschool in Tustin, where Jacob spent three years. It’s so nice to see familiar faces of the teachers who meant so … Continue reading

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Birt-dee! Cake! 

It was my baby’s second birthday on Friday and it was lovely. He was so happy to see things related to his birthday and yell out “birt-dee! Cake!” And then blow out imaginary candles.  ​​​ ​ ​​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ … Continue reading

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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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You’ve come a long way, baby

This post is not about a baby (!!). It’s about me. While I could wax poetic for paragraphs about how I have changed as a person, I’m not going to share that here. That’s for me to know (and Jesus. … Continue reading

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Jackson is 10 months old

Mr. Baby is 10 months old! (as of 4/30/16). This dimpled sweetie is just an absolute joy. Now that he feels better after the mouth injury, he has been so mellow and sweet…as long as mama is near, that is! … Continue reading

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The first school photo

It’s a rather goofy expression, but still extremely cute! I love this guy.   

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Never let me go

Ahh motherhood. The days are long. The nights can be longer. Sometimes I just crave some space for myself–not to be touched for a few minutes. There are always little hands reaching for me. But I remember that they won’t … Continue reading

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