Category: josie

Josie’s 2nd Birthday

We had a great time celebrating Josie’s birthday – she was finally recovered from her bout with the stomach flu, and by some stroke of luck, everyone was healthy for a few days! The “tradition,” if you can call it that, has been that on the kids’ first birthdays they get cupcakes (1 serving), for their […]


First Days of School

We had more “first days” this year than would be typical. First, Mac started kindergarten at Blessed Trinity! Then Vivian started preschool at Blessed Trinity for two mornings a week. Vivian also started preschool at Richfield’s Wiggles & Giggles program. She attends that program as part of her special education and speech services, two mornings a week. And […]


Josie: Climber of Things

Well, we knew it wouldn’t take long when she was walking at 10 months to be climbing and causing trouble around the house. The time has arrived! The couches and kid chairs were one thing, but on May 18th, she showed us just a couple of weeks ago that she can climb up on the […]


Update: Josie

“We’re gonna have to keep our eye on this one!” No long stories for this update. Just short and sweet, like its subject. She’s smart, and cute, and cuddly. Who could ask for more? It was about this time two years ago when this little cutie-pie made her existence known to us. I can hardly […]


April 2013 Videos

March 7, 2014 I finished some more! I don’t know why I must post them like this. Oh wait, yes I do… I hesitate to post this one, but it’s just so darn cute. I even had to look back in my calendar to find out where we had been. We were returning home from […]


Turf Tots

A mom in our ECFE class was talking about a place in Hopkins where kids can play inside and run around. I was curious, so we checked it out. SO worth the $3 per kid to get them out in this crazy winter-like spring! Take a hockey rink, set it up for indoor soccer, and […]