Feb 27, 2011

A sign that a good time was had while Mommy was gone!

Feb 26, 2011

The Pioneer Woman!
Jonna, Esmeralda, Jennifer and I have now made two roads trips to attend book signings by Ree Drummond. While the signing was fun, the day with such good friends is always the best part!

Feb 22, 2011

Celebrating a new special friend's first birthday

Feb 18, 2011

A skyline kiss:
Every year several couples go out to dinner and on a cross town scavenger hunt to celebrate Valentine's Day. The last clue of the evening always leads to a kiss overlooking the Peoria skyline.

Feb 15, 2011

Macy is obsessed with wearing things around her neck. 
Apparently cords are just as fashionable as necklaces.

Feb 14, 2011

Valentine's Day traditions:
Hand print hearts, candle lit dinner, heart-shaped pizza and lots of love!

Feb 12, 2011

"Wow! Check out this card!"
More birthday celebrating

Feb 11, 2011

Opening Valentine's Day surprises from Mamaw and PawPaw
Surprisingly, in this family, red hair abounds!

Feb 10, 2011

A soulful attempt at playing big brother's guitar

Feb 9, 2011

A not-so-great attempt at a group shot

Feb 6, 2011

Hangin' out with Poppy

Feb 5, 2011

Celebrating 1 year in style!

Feb 4, 2011

A special note from his teacher sure makes a momma proud!

Feb 3, 2011

Enjoying the aftermath of the blizzard.

Feb 2, 2011

Happy 1st Birthday!

Feb 1, 2011

Learning a new trick (with a big brother cheering section)

Jan 31, 2011

Sportin' a new 'do

Jan 29, 2011

"Oh, the places you'll go..." A family favorite.

Jan 28, 2011


Jan 27, 2011

Macy's first ride. Colby was so proud because he put her on Curt's back all by himself.

Jan 26, 2011

Dr. Colby taking good care of an "injured" Chloe.

Jan 25, 2011

"I'm a princess-doctor!"

Jan 24, 2011


Jan 22, 2011

It has been so cold this winter that there seems to be a constant chill in air. I gave in and finally broke out my fuzzy slippers. I'm not the only who loves them.

Jan 4, 2011

 Her typical morning: 
jammies, bedhead...and cheese.

Jan 1, 2011

The first day of the year, and the first day my new project. 
It was a day for facing obstacles head on...with a helping hand.