wordless wednesday: football baby

baby wearing… FTW

Ryan surprised me the other night by walking in my bedroom like this… “look, Mom! I’ve got Elmo!” He may need a little help with proper positioning, haha, but I was pretty proud <3

my family in photos

When we took Rebecca’s newborn photos (omgosh I don’t think I ever posted those here! another post…), we didn’t get ANY family photos because she wasn’t too cooperative. And since then? There haven’t been many. I’m usually the one taking the photos… and Steve hates being in them, lol.

But we have SOME so I thought I’d share… the first set were taken in August in my parents’ backyard and the second set were taken when we were all on vacation in Wisconsin in early September.

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Happy October!

I can’t believe it’s October already! But I’m loving the fall weather and cozy sweatshirts and colored leaves and pumpkins and hot coffee! To celebrate the new month, I pulled out our bin of craft supplies. I covered the kitchen table and let Ryan go at it… he picked out what to paint, the colors, and told me where to glue things.

I used a couple small paper plates to squirt paint on… so Ryan could paint other things, like styrofoam balls to be pumpkins, etc… but he ended up painting the

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Ryan and Rebecca: twins?!

I got really behind with BlogHer and everything at the start of August and never wrote Rebecca’s 5 month post–I’m terrible!!! She’s 6 months old now and I have those pics and post coming up… but before that…

I saved one of my favorite outfits of Ryan’s and decided to put it on Rebecca… what do ya know, same age & same size. They were both 5 months old and wearing this size 12 month outfit (it runs really small):

Twins, or what?!?! Pretty close. I thought Rebecca was chunky, but I

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wordless wednesday: love

Totally ridiculous!