Mothering 4

Incognito…

Riley asked me today about my blog…I had to admit that I haven’t posted for a while.  Then I looked and found out that I hadn’t posted since January 5th…WOW!  Maybe if I say I am incognito then that can… Read More ›

Night of tears…

It has been a night of fighting/grumping/and bickering.  The kids are swinging between playing and at each other’s throats.  I am totally done – wiped out.  I don’t think there will be much done tonight.  First Matthew and Riley…then Matthew… Read More ›

Apple Picking

Last weekend I decided to take the kids to Charolottesville to go apple picking at Carter Mountain.  The drive up was beautiful.  75 degrees and sunny.  When we started driving up the mountain pass, all of the kids dropped their… Read More ›

No more pre-schoolers…

Well, my last baby has graduated from pre-school.  This fall I will have 4 kids in Elementary School.  The daycare has a nice little ceremony and Addison loved being the center of attention.          

Baseball Weekends…

Our schedule these weekends is becoming all baseball – all the time.  The weekend started with Riley’s game on Friday night.  It was a tough loss for the team against the 3rd place team.  Saturday we played the first place… Read More ›

Still growing…

There are days when I get down on myself and spend too much time worrying about the future and not enjoying today.  Yesterday was a day like that.  And then there are days where I can see that our kids are capable… Read More ›

Eeek!

My house has gotten an unexpected spring cleaning today and new pillows…and lots of hot water washes and extra hot drying of sheets and clothes…and one 6 year old girl who is totally excited about the day off of school… Read More ›

Saturday Baseball…

Baseball has started again this year.  After some of the trouble last year I wasn’t sure anyone was going to play.  Riley Then, when I went to sign up, I found out that the dates that allow people into the… Read More ›