Anything But A Face!

This week’s I Heart Faces Photography Challenge was right up my alley. The theme is “Anything But A Face”. Finally! A photo contest I can enter!

I decided to go with one of my Project 365 photos everyone seemed to love: Olivia ringing her rainbow bike bell.


To see all . . . → Read More: Anything But A Face!

Project 365: Days 50-56 (February 19-25)

50/365 (Saturday, Feb. 19) Sharing Mama’s headband. Olivia decided she wanted to wear my fancy headband. I think it looks better on her than me. Good thing I ordered two new ones for her and Sophia!

51/365 (Sunday, Feb. 20) Sunshine! It was so nice to wake up . . . → Read More: Project 365: Days 50-56 (February 19-25)

Wordless Wednesday: “Come on! That’s not running! Let’s go!”

I want to see your Wordless Wednesdays too!



I was so proud of myself at Christmas. I had set a budget for the girls’ gifts, and managed to stay within that budget.

Enter Bill.

He thought it might be fun to totally blow my budget out of the water and buy a Kinect “for the girls”. For the girls I thought, Sure . . . → Read More: Specifics.

Butternut Squash Bread

Hi. I’m Natalie. I buy gourds and other vegetables that we do not normally eat, anytime they are on sale.

The first step is admitting you have a problem, right?

I did it with the Zucchini (which, by the way, I still haven’t been able to try Suzanne’s recipe, as Zucchini is now pricer . . . → Read More: Butternut Squash Bread

Project 365: Days 43-49

43/365 Partytime, Excellent. Someone couldn’t bear to take her hat off, even though we were leaving the birthday party.

44/365 Bicycle Bling. Olivia was given this BEAUTIFUL bike bell for her birthday from our dear friend Traci. We finally put it on the  bike. She absolutely LOVES ringing it to . . . → Read More: Project 365: Days 43-49

Totally Random

I have finally totally succumbed to whatever has been floating around and causing my children (and husband) to be sick. I’m on the edge of being REALLY sick, so I keep thinking “I can do something.” but deep down I know if I tried, I would wind up worse than I am right now, . . . → Read More: Totally Random

Wordless Wednesday: “I can’t believe it! I did it! I rode a bike! I never thought I’d be able to do that!”

I want to see your Wordless Wednesdays too! Link up over at BabyBabyLemon!!


Hair apparent

I’ve talked about Olivia’s gorgeous hair before, and how much trouble it has been for me to cut it.

It still hasn’t been cut.


But, the time, it is drawing near. Every day is a struggle to brush, fix and have it look like someone cares about her and not give the impression . . . → Read More: Hair apparent


I’ve written before what Bill means to me and how much I love him.

This whole blog is devoted to how much I love being a mama to my wonderful girls.

I have so much love in my heart for those three, every day, not just today.

I use the word “Love” a lot. . . . → Read More: Love