Posts Categorized: Kayce


To Warmer Times

Written by Justin posted on Jan 30, 2014 in Kayce, Rant, Video

Are you in the midst of a wretched Winter like we are? We just survived our second battle with the Polar Vortex and the weather folks are calling for more snow to hit the Chicago area on Saturday. We will try to welcome it with another family sledding session. But otherwise, I have been jonesing…


A Seven Year Old is in Our Midst

Written by Justin posted on Jan 21, 2014 in Birthday, Kayce

Cliched as it may sound, the days certainly are blazing by. Yup, Kayce has notched another year on the belt of life. In my mind, 7 has crossed the threshold from “little kid” to “kid”. It’s equal parts frightening and exciting to accept this. He has always been incredibly mild-mannered and easy going since day…


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…


First Kid, First Grade, First Day

Written by Justin posted on Aug 29, 2013 in Kayce, School

On Monday, this not-so-little-anymore guy started first grade. For Kayce, this will be his first “full” days of school.  Pre-school was a handful of hours two days/week. Kindergarten upped it and he started going every day, but again only for a few hours. Three days in to first grade and he is definitely coming home…