Good Morning Mom!

Do you hear that…it sounds far away, but it keeps getting closer and closer.  Yep, that’s what I thought, it’s my daughter calling, or I mean yelling for me. Her brother must have done something to bother her already…I look at the clock and it’s only 7 in the morning, that could be a record for them.  Amazingly my youngest is still sound asleep in his crib, but I doubt he will be for much longer. Let me get up, brush my teeth and get a cup of coffee before I deal with this craziness.  I’m sure it’s nothing serious, just arguing over what cartoon to turn on or maybe he just looked at her…oh the drama of an 8 year old girl!! Continue Reading

Fun in the Hot, Hot Sun

It’s summer in Minnesota and that means there will be many hot and humid days. The air conditioning is on and it’s no fun to just sit outside getting all sticky. The kids need to be out playing to get some of their energy out, but they are constantly running in and out of the house…most of the time leaving the door wide open. I guess we are cooling off the neighborhood today (my husband will love this month’s electricity bill ;). Continue Reading