Posts Categorized: Family


Life Lessons Discovered While Apple Picking

Written by Justin posted on Oct 8, 2014 in Fall, Family, Kayce, Photos

Apple picking seems to be one of those activities which has really blossomed over the past few years. We are always looking for different ways to get the boys thinking and understanding more about what they are eating and where it comes from. So we ditched the Sunday Bears game and headed up to Kellers Farm in…


Not Quite Ready To Leave

Written by Justin posted on Sep 6, 2014 in Family, Kayce

This week Kayce was hospitalized with respiratory issues. It’s a battle he has fought once before about two years ago. One we were hopeful would never happen again. Alas, this was not the case. Anyone who has ever spent time in a hospital or known someone who has, their immediate reaction is to want to…


A Week of Firsts

Written by Justin posted on Jul 29, 2014 in Conor, Dad, Dakota, Devin, Family, Kayce, Summer

What can I say, been busy enjoying the Summer of 2014.  We have been busy busy with the likes of: beach trips, new jobs, swim lessons, sports galore, gardening, library visits, laughing, riding, playing, sliding, reading, writing and block partying. This past week though felt like one I just could not let fall away into…


Chapter Books

Written by Justin posted on May 11, 2014 in Family

Reading chapter books to the kids is nothing new. Recently though, it’s all we have been reading to the older boys. We still break for the occasional Berenstein Bear story for Kayce. He’s obsessed with them. It’s great to see him pick them up on his own and read now. I don’t know what they…


Overdue Easter Eggs

Written by Justin posted on Apr 29, 2014 in Family, Holidays

I don’t know how you guys do Easter, but our guys wake up before first light to hunt for their baskets. Then as soon as everyone is up they go hunting throughout the yard for about 50 or so hidden eggs. The weather this Easter turned out to be a gem of a day. We…