Category Archives: 3 years

Weekend at Indian Lake

About a month ago, we spent the week with our friends (and Uncle Patrick) up at Indian Lake. We affectionately call it “Pseudo-siblings Weekend” because Michael has known Megan and Caitlin since birth (they were next door neighbors growing up). … Continue reading

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Ballet

Leah went to her first ever ballet class yesterday. She is in a Tiny Tots ballet class with other 3 & 4 year olds and she seemed to have a good time. She was very excited in the weeks leading … Continue reading

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Leah’s first day of preschool!

Today was Leah’s very first day of preschool! She was sooo excited and beyond ready to go! There was no hesitation or nervousness on her part. It was like she had done it a million times before.¬†Michael and I walked … Continue reading

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Grandkids Weekend 2017

August 25-27, 2017 This year was our tenth Grandkids Weekend in Columbus with Mama & Papa and all of the Herrel cousins. As always, it was a very fun weekend spent with family. Samuel and Leah played with their cousin, … Continue reading

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Coney Island

August 2017 This summer the kids have been very interested in going to an amusement park to ride some rides. We were trying to decide whether to go to Kings Island or Coney Island, but the decision was made for … Continue reading

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Orange Beach

July 28 – August 5, 2017 We were so lucky this year to go on three beach vacations! For the third beach trip we headed to Orange Beach, AL to spend a week with our friends from Iowa, the Lieslands. … Continue reading

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Rehoboth Beach

July 4, 2017 We had another great vacation to Rehoboth Beach this year to visit Uncle Dan! We spent a lot of time at the beach – the kids loved playing in the sand and jumping the waves. We also … Continue reading

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Big girl bed

June 2017 Leah transitioned from her toddler bed to a big girl twin bed this summer. She was very excited to upgrade to a bigger bed. She did fall out of bed a few times, initially, but we are all … Continue reading

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Bike riders

June 2017 Samuel started off the summer right where he left off at the end of last summer – riding a two wheel bike with no training wheels. He and his friend up the street spent a lot of June … Continue reading

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End of School

May 16-18, 2017 For the last 3 years Samuel¬†attended preschool right up the street from our house. He really enjoyed his time there and it is hard to believe that it is over. He is definitely ready for and excited … Continue reading

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