Showing posts from March, 2012

Sugar & Spice and Everything Nice

I was hoping to even up the score, but the boys will be even more outnumbered come August.  That's right, Call baby number four is a GIRL!  Most of us are excited, but little Richie seemed a little disappointed.  He has really been hoping for a little brother, but he loves his baby sisters and I am sure this one will not be an exception.  I told him that maybe we could get a boy dog for him instead and name it Dragon because that was one of his baby name suggestions if we had a boy.  He said, "We're not getting a dog."

And I said, "Maybe we will, some day."

Then he responded, (very sarcastically) "Yeah, right. When?  Like when I'm 31?"

Maybe I shouldn't have even mentioned the dog idea, that is a lot of disappointment to deal with in one day.

I have entered the "high risk" category for this pregnancy because of my age, so I have been pretty anxious about the development and health of the baby and was relieved when the ultrasou…

Snow Angels

Winter has finally made an appearance in Logan. It is only a few months late, but I'm actually not complaining about the lack of snow up until this point.  Some people this winter have been upset that it hasn't snowed much, but I have not.  I think new snow is pretty to look at, but I don't like driving in it, and without all the snow on the ground the inversion wasn't so bad.  The kids, on the other hand, have felt like they were missing out because they haven't been able to play in the snow and make snowmen or go sledding.  So, the other day when we had a pretty good snowfall, the kids got all bundled up and went out to play.

This was Grace's first experience playing in the snow.  Her mittens got soaked and then came off and then she came back inside, but she had fun while it lasted.  I did not get any outside shots, because that would have required  me getting all bundled up, and I did not feel like going through all that work.  I also didn't get any pi…