fitting in

With all the physical development Gresley has been making, I’m in awe! He holds his pencil very well and is confident in his abilities. Art really allows him to show his skills, …

No More Cooties!!!

At 5 years old, there are so many things to post about! Reyaan isn’t just painting, she can also write now! She’s learned how to write little words and Ryan …

School…not to great so far:(

Beck has been acting… rather odd her first few days at school. She gets in fights, screams cry’s, and worst of all, she’s started biting other children. We’ve tried punishing …

Terron’s Getting Crafty

Terron is 5 1/2 years old and is so good at using his small muscles to do things now! He loves craft time. He’s a true artist. I think he …

Jumpin Around

  Remember, back when Reyaan was jumping around at her 2 year-old birthday party? Well, the jumping didn’t stop there! At school, Reyaan learned how to jump rope and she …

Greton Learns How to Ride a Bike…. WITHOUT Training Wheels!

  Greton was almost scared to death to ride a bike without training wheels.  He threw a little temper tantrum, but that didn’t last long because as soon as he …

A day at the park

Today, I took Bremily to the park.  I told her yesterday the we would go the next day on saturday.  She was very excited, it almost was like she couldn’t …

Painting with Reyaan

  The other day, Ryan and I took Reyaan outside to do some family bonding. She said that she wanted to paint the sky, and the next thing you know, …

Fantastic Fives and the Terrible Twos, Again…

Jacma is such a diva!  She loves to dress herself up in crazy costumes and then insists on wearing them.  She started kindergarten this week, and we could not be …

Terron It Up

Terron is now 5 and 6 months and join the local soccer team for his first year. The way he has developed in his game is outstanding. He is also …

Ready to start kindergarten!

Today was Malane’s first day of kindergarten! It seems like just yesterday we were teaching her how to walk and say her first word, now our little girl is in …

The Questions Never Stop

Bettie seems to be growing up so quickly! These days she will always ask permission before she does anything. For example the other day, when we went to the beach, …

Greton Singing “Hey Soul Sister”

  I caught Greton singing in the car one day to “Hey Soul Sister by Train, and as soon as we got home I had to videotape it!  He’s memorizing …

Malane loves Christmas time!

It’s Malane’s favorite time of the year! She has been singing Christmas songs for a few weeks and we can definitely tell she’s in the Christmas spirit! Not only does …

Anyone have some sunglasses? Our kids are BRIGHT!

Now is the time to start helping the kids pursue their personal talents. So, we signed Gaar up for a YMCA soccer team and he absolutely loves it! He is …

Greton Lost His First Tooth!

Greton was so shocked when his tooth plopped out of his mouth! Now he’s telling all of his friends how he lost his tooth. Greton’s now extra careful with the …

Recess is NOT all day!!

           Latrick cannot sit still! She seems to be wanting to go outside and play just about every minute. We just got her a little pink …

Most Valuable Nion

Little Nion has natural talent.  At 5 years old, Nion has already won the coveted Most Valuable Player award for the championship game.  He scored 4 goals (league record), got …

The next Cristiano Ronaldo!!

Our Nion had so much fun last soccer season, he is training for this year, ALREADY! He has gotten so much stronger over this past year. He invited one of …

First days of schools, dinosaur chicken, and buttered noodles

Latríck started her first day of school the other day!! She was so excited – but she is now going to have to assume some more responsibilities. Weve started implementing …

Grelsey Balls Hard!!!

Grelsey has taken an interest in basketball. He has started playing in a recreation league. He is by far the best on his team. He is also one of the youngest. In fact, he …

Our Gem

Adele’s dance skills have really improved since she was 2 and dancing in the kitchen! This year she has started ballet and tap at our local studio, she loves it! …

First Fishing Trip!

Today I took Bremily down to the river for her first fishing trip! For awhile now we have been on the deck, using her blue and red rod, throwing the …

school days

The day is finally here . . . kindergarten  It’s sad to see our little man off but I know he will succeed at Covington Academy. He seemed a little nervous, it’s a …

Little Lindsey Vonn

  This weekend we took Adele up to Wintergreen for her first time skiing. After a couple tumbles she finally got the hang of it, but not before getting tired …

KY’RAD, THE BOY WONDER!!

Ky’Rad is becoming such an outstanding individual every respect of the words.  After signing him up for his first sport, Little League Baseball, he has already demonstrated great prowess as …

Reyaan From Trike to Bike

    Reyaan got her first bicycle yesterday! We decided that since Reyaan just turned five, It was time to get her a real bicycle. Reyaan has had a tricycle …

Singing in the Rain

Adele is singing constantly, and her vocabulary gets bigger with each song!  Today it was rainy, so she decided to sing about the rain.  She’s always singing about the weather, …

First day of kindergarten!

We just got back from the beach right in time for her first day of kindergarten.  I can’t believe she is already going to school! She has already made some …

Field Trip Fun

Bettie went on a field trip with her class today! They went to play mini-golf! She had a good time playing and spending time with her friends. It seems that …