Dear Justin Bieber

Dear JB,

I think that song has already been written. Katy Perry sang it. ‘Hot n Cold’.

No need to sing ‘What Do You Mean’ anymore.

Thank you,

The world

Posted in Family | Leave a comment

An afternoon with Mac

The other day, I had to get Mac early from school to take a breathing treatment.

IMG_0795

While he was resting afterwards, we decided to play Pictionary.
Here is his drawing of ‘bride’:

IMG_0797

Isn’t that the cutest thing ever?!

IMG_0796

Posted in Family | Leave a comment

From Facebook

The directions said, ask your kids these questions with no prompting.  So I did. (I asked them separately, yet they had some similar answers!) :)

PATRICK – 7 – Feb 1, 2016

1. What is something I always say to you?
“I love you.”

2. What makes me happy?
“Me”

3. What makes me sad?
“When me and Mac fight.”

4. How do I make you laugh?
“I don’t know. Wait erase that. By tickling me.”

5. What was I like as a child?
“You had long hair.”

6. How old am I?
“37 or 38”

7. How tall am I?
“About 64 feet. I don’t know”

8. What is my favorite thing to do?
“Snuggle”

9. What do I do when you’re not around?
“You sleep.”

10. What am I really good at?
“OH! You’re really good at cleaning the house.”

11. What is something I’m not good at?
“Barely anything.”

12. What do I do for a job?
“Teach 8th grade or 5th grade.”

13. What is my favorite food?
“Vegetables”

14. What do you enjoy doing with me?
“Watch movies.”

MAC – 10 – Feb 1, 2016

1. What is something I always say to you?
“I love you.”

2. What makes me happy?
“Me”

3. What makes me sad?
“When I say bad things to my brother.”

4. How do I make you laugh?
“Tickling me.”

5. What was I like as a child?
“Very nice.”

6. How old am I?
“39”

7. How tall am I?
“5 feet”

8. What is my favorite thing to do?
“Snuggle me.”

9. What do I do when you’re not around?
“Wonder what I’m doing all day.”

10. What am I really good at?
“School – being a teacher.”

11. What is something I’m not good at?
“Screaming at Patrick to get out of the shower – He can’t hear a word you say.”

12. What do I do for a job?
“Teach.”

13. What is my favorite food?
“Chicken casserole.”

14. What do you enjoy doing with me?
“Snuggling you.”

Posted in Family | Leave a comment

Happy 2016!

IMG_0554 IMG_0551 IMG_0561 IMG_0562 IMG_0564 IMG_0568

Posted in Family | Leave a comment

Merry 2015 Christmas

IMG_0370

We started our Christmas celebrations with Shannon’s side on Christmas Eve.  It was fun playing the Saran Wrap game!

IMG_0376

A little beer pong with the cousins.

A little beer pong with the cousins.

Then Christmas morning arrived.  The boys had so much anticipation this year for the big day. :)

Christmas morning. Ready to go!

Christmas morning. Ready to go!

His iPod. :)

His iPod. :)

The X Wing Fighter

The X Wing Fighter

And another Hot Wheels track. Thank you, God, we have a playroom!

And another Hot Wheels track. Thank you, God, we have a playroom!

Version 2

My favorite shot from the selfie stick. Isn't he adorable?!

My favorite shot from the selfie stick. Isn’t he adorable?!

My favorite man and me. :)

My favorite man and me. :)

Check out a walkthrough of all our great Christmas festivities here!

Posted in Family | Leave a comment