Sleepover & Wiffle Ball

Last weekend we had our first sleepover with Spencer since his lifestyle change. He was pretty excited. On Saturday morning he wanted to do something fun so I got out the wiffle ball bat and balls and we headed out into the backyard. Kate, being the awesome aunt that...

Staining The Deck

After the rough winter we had with all of that snow and ice our deck was in need of staining. Here is the before photo… And here is the after. I think it turned out pretty well. It was definitely worth the effort. Related: this deck is the same size, in terms of...

Quick Trip To The Zoo

This past Saturday we went with Kate’s mom to take the niece and nephew to the Indy Zoo. We didn’t stay long, but it was nice to be out and about. They certainly enjoyed themselves. We stayed in the Oceans area and saw lots of fish. Here they are watching...

Monday of Memorial Day Weekend

The final day of our weekend was hot, humid and relaxing. Above a watermelon sliced and ready. We had a few guests over to swim and hang out. They were quick to hop in the pool. Here’s Spencer playing in the water. He and his sister both love swimming and it is...

Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend

Today was a busy day. Whereas yesterday was a mixture of relaxing and work, today was mostly just work. I trimmed hedges, did a fair amount of weeding and cleaned the gutters. It was gratifying but tiring work. The back yard looks pretty great right now. After all...

Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend

The day began with a trip to the farmers market where I picked up these beauties. It is still quite early in the season for most of our local produce, but it was still fun to get out and see the vendors. This afternoon was a very important football match for my team,...