Posts Categorized: Holidays


DIY Halloween Costumes

Written by Justin posted on Oct 21, 2014 in Conor, Halloween, Holidays, Kayce

I had the idea of making some of the Halloween costumes this year stewing for awhile. I have never really tried my hand at this type of ¬†project, but why not. This is my attempt at executing my own idea instead of just picking one out online. Call it a subtle metaphor to my boys…


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…


It’s the Holiday Card Time of Year

Written by Justin posted on Dec 14, 2013 in Christmas, Conor, Dakota, Devin, Holidays, Kayce, Photos

Around here we just love this time of the year for countless reasons. One big one is this year’s batch of holiday cards in all their glory. There is something untouchable about sending/receiving a tangible object to display rather than checking out someone’s Facebook to see their latest family photos. Dawn does a heck of…


Halloween 2013 Wrap-up

Written by Justin posted on Nov 6, 2013 in Conor, Dakota, Devin, Halloween, Holidays, Kayce, Photos

Hope everyone had a wonderful Halloween last week! It was a bit soggy in Chicagoland, but the mild temperatures helped keep the spirits up this year. We had a Halloween for the record books. Celebrated with friends, family and as much trick-or-treating as the daylight would allow. The twins are now at the age where…



Written by Justin posted on Feb 14, 2013 in Holidays, Music

Part of Dawn’s valentines day gift was this here mix. Thought maybe you would want to give it a listen!