tell me these things when I’m old

Don’t forget to leave a comment on yesterday’s post to enter a drawing for the newly published book, Rain on Me, by Holley Gerth. 

broberHappy is time with my bff on her birthday because her mother-in-law graciously kept all 6 of our kiddos and sent us away to drink coffee and play with makeup. Note to self: Be like that when I grow up.

ColinGood, manly, brother friends are invaluable, especially in a house full of boys.

FabFour - Llamas

We spent last weekend in a cabin with who started as the Fab Four. 

11 Little Llamas





Look what they did since graduation.

Narnia Time - why does Mama take a picture of everything?



Narnia Time is a sweet lavender, footed-pajama, flouride-free breath time – a yummy I’ll miss even if I’m one hundred and four.


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Reply February 26, 2009

Images of a beautiful life! It's easy to get trapped in the chaos of the day-to-day. When you strip all of that hurry away, life is quite wonderful, isn't it?!

Reply February 26, 2009

Narnia Time - can't wait for that in this house!

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Megan @ Hold it UP to the Light
Reply February 26, 2009

The sweet little moments of life....ahhh! Thanks for reminding me to be thankful for the everyday moments today...

Reply February 26, 2009

Oh this just looks like wonderful good fun!

Reply February 26, 2009

Oh, these are some seriously happy "happy things"!

the domestic fringe
Reply February 26, 2009

Great picts! So wonderful of you friends mom-in-law. She's one awesome lady. Yes, I want to be this way when I grow-up too.


Lora Lynn
Reply February 26, 2009

Oh, good times.

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Adventures In Babywearing
Reply February 26, 2009

That picnic table picture is precious!


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brooke robinson
Reply February 26, 2009

YOU make me HAPPY!

Jane Anne
Reply February 28, 2009

Oh, those are some wonderful pictures! I liked your note to self. I want to remember to emulate the older women that bless me. Sounds like you had a fun time with the Fab Four and fabulous offspring!

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