Posts Tagged ‘brutus’

My Week(289) in iPhone Photos

Monday, May 16th, 2016

I have very few complaints about this week, except for a general lack of sleeping that comes from later kid bedtimes due to late sunsets and pregnancy insomnia. I still feel like I can sleep for 18 hours straight if given the opportunity. I will probably feel like that for the next 2 years.

Sunday:

sunday1

After church coffee hour has the best snacks (if you are 5)

sunday2

Looking at this picture makes me want to bake another cake

sunday3

Mother’s Day bubble bath

Monday:

monday1

Who care’s about hearing the baby when there are cars to look at?

monday2

Kissing Brutus goodnight before naps

monday3

My tree has a child infestation

Tuesday:

tuesday1

Merida wears cloth diapers

tuesday2

Linc loves selfies

tuesday3

**PRAISE HANDS**

Wednesday:

wednesday1

Wise choices

wednesday2

He refused to eat those fries because they are shaped like faces

wednesday3

One billion photos were taken

Thursday:

thursday1

That’s a lighthouse you can almost see, because this is New England

thursday2

Throwing rocks with friends is the best

thursday3

He LOVED the sprinkler

Friday:

friday1

It turns out bouncing is more fun with friends

friday2

Seriously, Mom, can’t we get AIOs? I’m so tired of stuffing diapers.

friday3

Your weekly twinsie photo update. They’re getting so big!

Saturday:

saturday1

Fun fact: bounce houses are really slippery when they get rained on

saturday2

Hello Long Island!!

saturday3

FINALLY planting time

Today’s weather feels like March, not May. It’s actually probably a good thing, since the warm, beachy weather was making it REALLY hard for me to keep doing boring stuff like sending the kids to school or enforcing healthy meal choices or going to piano lessons. I have a serious case of End Of The Year Mom and I’m not even sorry. Since it’s too cold for the beach today maybe I’ll actually get some laundry done instead. Maybe.

Related posts:

Weekend Fun Photos
My Week(204) in iPhone Photos
My Week(295) in iPhone Photos

My Week(287) in iPhone Photos

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

I am now at one full week of constant coughing, which is much worse at night, so I’m functioning at about a 3/10. My house is a disaster. Do not come over.

Sunday;

sunday1

After the baby stage, my children are excellent sleepers

sunday2

Face smash

sunday3

Passed out

Monday:

monday1

Explorer

monday2

My children would have been excellent pioneers

monday3

Torturing the baby a.k.a. pajamas

Tuesday:

tuesday1

I don’t even know what that is

tuesday2

Thinks he’s a real person who can sleep in my bed

tuesday3

Brotherly love

Wednesday:

wednesday1

The prettiest

wednesday2

Waiting room waiting

wednesday3

Mmmmmm bath water

Thursday:

thursday1

This face perfectly expressed my mood this week

thursday2

Caroline’s favorite show: Fashion Runway

thursday3

Helping stuff diapers

Friday:

friday1

She tolerates him very well

friday2

HAI HAI MOM HAI

friday3

Friday nights are crazy around here

Saturday:

saturday1

We taught Caroline tic-tac-toe so now they are excellent in restaurants

saturday2

Couldn’t even wait for the car to eat her raspberry cream pastry

saturday3

It finally looks like spring

I am hopeful that the week of rain we’re expecting will wash away whatever I’m allergic to and I will finally be able to sleep somewhere besides sitting up on the couch. It’s really exhausting. All I want to do is lie down completely flat and pass out for 12 hours. That was so much easier to do before I had all these kids. So many kids.

Fingers crossed I don’t actually cough up a lung. I need both of them.

Related posts:

How Does Your Garden Grow?
Calm Before The Storm
Snow Day Take 2

My Week(282) in iPhotos

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

Happy Easter! Our day started 100% too early (like at 11 pm last night) thanks to a grumpy baby and ended with children who hate 10000% too much candy. Thank goodness our spring break does NOT start tomorrow, because I need to send these monsters to school. Far, far away to school.

Sunday:

sunday1

Eating cereal at the big table

sunday2

Quite in church, thanks to coloring supplies

sunday3

Headed home after the egg hunt

Monday:

monday1

His new favorite toy

monday2

I have no idea where these came from but they’re fantastic

monday3

We had a snow day, so we watched a LOT of movies

Tuesday:

tuesday1

Chillaxing

tuesday2

Buying egg dyeing kits on clearance the year before is one of my smartest moves

tuesday3

Poor dog would do anything for attention

Wednesday:

wednesday1

Talking to the baby

wednesday2

I got some goodies from International Delight and that mug could not be more true

wednesday3

Helping with yard work

Thursday:

thursday1

Shopping buddy

thursday2

Eye appointment

thursday3

NO I’M NOT TIRED DON’T PUT ME TO BED

Friday:

friday1

Eating kettle corn with a spoon, as one does

friday2

Easter-themed piano lesson was adorable

friday3

Caroline calls this the “ornament” and she LOOOOOOOVES it

Saturday:

saturday1

Fun at the town egg hunt

saturday2

More ornament nonsense

saturday3

A rare glimpse of the Easter Bunny at work

I am SO TIRED from just one night of terrible sleep. My body had completely recovered from that newborn phase where 5 hours broken up into 3 sections seems totally fine. It occurred to me this morning those days are coming back and so I should go to bed at 9 pm every single day between now and August. And I swear I’m going to start doing that, right after the Walking Dead ends for the season.

Related posts:

This wouldn't happen if I drove something cool. Like a Prius.
My Week(68) in iPhone Photos
My Week(256) in iPhone Photos

My Week(272) in iPhone Photos

Sunday, January 17th, 2016

January is just crawling by. It’s dark. It’s cold. The kids are making me INSANE every second they are home and not involved in a structured activity. They won’t stop torturing each other but they refuse to be separated. I feel so much sympathy for my own mother, since I’m pretty sure I was EXACTLY the same way with my sister as a child.

Sunday:

sunday1

There was a thunderstorm, so Caroline tried to help Brutus be less scared

sunday2

Frozen Monopoly

sunday3

Linc cheering for the Golden Globes

Monday:

monday1

SURE FINE GO PLAY IPAD JUST STOP WHINING

monday2

Literally hiding from the whining

monday3

Judo time

Tuesday:

tuesday1

Babies who are awake at 7 have to come to the cold bus stop

tuesday2

Dentist sunglasses

tuesday3

Thank blankie is the most disgusting thing I have EVER seen.

Wednesday:

wednesday1

Loves swim

wednesday2

Love hoodies

wednesday3

I ordered this dress-up from China and it came in less than 2 weeks

Thursday:

thursday1

Tiny sailor boy in his bunk

thursday2

So cold, but so snuggly in his fox suit

thursday3

By Grabthar’s Hammer, you will be missed

Friday:

friday1

Friends let friends eat their extra waffles

friday2

Piano lessons

friday3

Bored at the very busy grocery store

Saturday:

saturday1

2 am. Baby screaming in my face while I try to watch Friends. #blessed

saturday2

Super happy about her baby oranges

saturday3

OK, I guess comforting his crying sister means he isn’t THAT much of a jerk

I have my first photoshoot of the year tomorrow and there is SNOW on the ground. I don’t know if my clients are super thrilled but I sure am. It’s going to be gorgeous. But cold. Super cold. So I plan to spend the rest of the day (no school!) hiding under a blanket while my husband (no work!) keeps the children from killing each other. Because that is what I do on the days HE has work. I AM REALLY LOOKING FORWARD TO IT.

Related posts:

In Stitches
Caroline: 3 Months
Shoot

My Week(269) in iPhone Photos

Monday, December 28th, 2015

Christmas happened last week and it already feels like it was a super long time ago. I am NOT looking forward to putting all of it away.

Sunday:

sunday1

Pretty sure she insists on church JUST for the cookies

sunday2

Shopping assistant

sunday3

Dropped the kids off for FOUR HOURS of art (clearly they did not make these)

Monday:

monday1

Toddler playdate

monday2

Warm enough for a nap-walk

monday3

This free-from-the-trash coupe is working out well

Tuesday:

tuesday1

ALOOOOOOOONE shopping

tuesday2

Good dog

tuesday3

Good Daddy

Wednesday:

wednesday1

Blech

wednesday2

How Linc feels about the weather

wednesday3

Side-eye master

Thursday:

thursday1

Bare feet on Christmas Eve

thursday2

Last minute Santa cookies

thursday3

An angel got her wings

Friday:

friday1

The only shot I got where they are all in the matching jams

friday2

Disney Infinity for 8 hours straight

friday3

Sticking to the 4 main food groups

Saturday:

saturday1

Soooooo much of this

saturday2

HEY GUYS THEY HAVE CHRISTMAS HERE TOO!

saturday3

Borrowing toys from his cousins

After that week of super crazy warm weather mother nature is getting us back with rain, freezing rain, more rain, and ice. It’s unpleasant. I’m REALLY wishing I had brought my Vitamin D with me on our trip, because I’ve completely forgotten what the sun looks like.

I have a hundred Christmas photos to post but by the time I do it no one will care about Christmas anymore. Hopefully they are quickly followed by a very interesting recap of my completed 365 photo project, which I am probably never going to shut up about. ALMOST DONE!

Related posts:

My Week(4) in iPhone Photos
Sesame Place - August 2012
Wordless Wednesday: LOOK! No Coats!
Get Adobe Flash player