Making Waffles

When we talked about what all we wanted to do this summer while the kids were here, one of the first things Mason said was Make waffles. So yesterday morning we got busy on that. Everyone took turns loading the waffle iron. It was a good way to kick off the day 🙂

Fun Tuesday

Another good day today. As soon as we ate breakfast today, the kids headed outside to pick a bucket of blackberries to take to my friend Charlotte when we headed over to swim at her pool. Evelyn’s grandsons are in town for the week, and we met them at the pool. It was a perfect […]

Yesterday evening

Last night we had more fun. My nephew Greg and his family came home with us to spend the night, and my friend Charlotte had graciously invited us to use her pool. It was a great way to end the day. Greg is a big boy, so being thrown off his shoulders was huge fun […]

First Day of Summer Break

Well, the day didn’t go exactly as we had planned, but it turned out to be a great one anyway. The kids & I had been planning an outing today for several weeks, to head to Edventure, the children’s museum in Columbia. Alas, when we went out to hit the road, the car wouldn’t start. […]

School’s Out!

Today I picked June and Mason up after their last day of school – at 10:30 in the morning! We made a library run, met Lindee & girls for lunch, & then had plans to meet my friend Sherry and her grandson Will at Hardees for milk shakes and malts to celebrate. They all three […]

Mallory’s 5th grade graduation

As hard as it is to believe, this morning Mallory graduated from fifth grade – she’ll be heading to middle school next year! The ceremony was very nice. Here are the fifth graders marching in. Of course I almost missed Mallory – she’s the one in the white sweater. Mallory received several awards – we […]