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Friday, February 27, 2015

Day 1 of the IF: Gathering in Zeeland 
My sister Lisa and friend Stefanie spent the weekend at a church in zeeland that was doing a live simulcast of the IF: Gathering women's conferences that was held in Austin. It was an amazing weekend. 

ready for day 2.

Makenna's 4th birthday

outdoor discovery center Sunday afternoon

tuning in to more sessions online of the IF Gathering that I missed. 

snowmobiling by Grandma and Grandpa's house

Her biggest bro is always bringing her little snack cups. So sweet. He knows the way to her heart! He's going to make a great husband to one lucky lady one day!

squeezed her into her "fearfully and wonderfully made" tee one last time for Valentines week 

again, making up snack plates for everyone, love his servants heart!

100th day of school. We worked on his hat together. 100 perler beads!

Excited for his V-day party at school!

another blood draw for this poor peanut

we recently heard that Sadler's birth mom would like some pictures and an update on him, so I took on the tough task of sorting through the past 4 years of pictures to print for her. It was a very welcomed surprise, and I was happy to do that for her. We are praying that this will lead to the beginning of a new relationship with her. 

tea and donuts with a friend. 

I had some mom guilt over not doing any cutesy pinterest valentines for the boys, but realized this was what the boys wanted, and I didn't need to try to impress the other moms. It was tough for me, but I'm working on it!

he put himself to bed at 6:30 one night, we couldn't find him anywhere, until Robb found him in bed, zonked out! sweet love. 

this is as festive as it gets for my kindergartner at his Valentines Day party!
so handsome!

she has the life!

happy to report that her blood work came back normal! Praise God!

ella snuggles

so cute!

Baptism day for Ella! 

Tons of fun playing on Grandma and Grandpa's wii!

Kicking off a new week with a healthy breakfast and the book of Hebrews with IF: equip. 

She would stay in the tub all day if she could!

"Jovie, this is how you play trucks!"

we had 6 deer in our backyard last week!

waiting to pick big brother up from school!

I got hooked on this podcast!

snow day selfies!

rub-a-dub-dub, two babies in the tub. 

busy little momma!

about to tip over to see the construction equipment on TV!

all dressed for Spring!

loving their lazy snow day!

snow day reading material 

family fun at SkyZone!

SO fun!

had a great moms night out last Saturday with Anne; steak dinner, starbucks and shopping! 

headbands, bows, dresses, tights, furry pink boots and remote controls?!

best part of my Sunday, "The Best Yes" book discussion with my girls in the comfort of my robe :)

So fun watching her figure things out!

Robb left for a few days to go to Indy for a work conference, Sadler missed him already after only a couple hours. 

We spend so much of our time running errands in the restroom. What is it about 3 year olds needing to go at every stop?!

getting cozy in Ella's seat! She loves those things!

Someone is kinda jealous :) 
Loved feeding Ella while my sister fed me and my kids Tuesday night! So nice not having to cook for just me and the kids while Robb was away.

Extra large cup of coffee to get through one last day of single mommy-hood. 

sleepy babe + bookstore + gift card to spend = bliss

I wish I had a close up of her face while she was snacking on the floor, girlfriend was so nervous the dog was gonna snatch her snack!

Sadler was so excited about the new shapes pasta I got at Aldi, he wanted me to take a picture! Ha!

Last night's dinner may not look appetizing prior to being cooked, but the Wildtree Stuffed Italian Pork Tenderloin was amazing! 

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4 Responses to “ Insta Friday ”

Deb said...

Question for you about the wii- Grayden is using the fit board, right? Looks like a fun game - does that come w/ Wii Fit or is it separate? My boy loves the Wii but we only do Wii sports...gets a bit boring! Thanks!

Kate @ When Hello Means Goodbye said...

I believe wii fit comes with when you buy the board! But I'm not 100% sure, it my parents! Such a blast though!

France said...

LOVE the Heath Klondike wrapper and the LIVE LAUGH LOVE mug~ <3

Cindy said...

Pic of your little gal watching Ella get fed is priceless. The look of wondering why someone else is getting snuggles AND a bottle.