LATEly news

I was looking at a friends blog the other day.  She had just posted about her 4th of July.  I thought, “Phew.  I’m so glad I already posted that.”  I Later realized that I hadn’t.  I must be writing blogs in my sleep =). I know that you most likely DO NOT care what we […]

Alternative Therapy

Gardening is about enjoying the smell of things growing in the soil, getting dirty without feeling guilty, and generally taking the time to soak up a little peace and serenity.  ~Lindley Karstens You can bury a lot of troubles digging in the dirt.  ~Author Unknown I have never had so many good ideas day after […]

a glorious STAYCATION

We just enjoyed two glorious weeks of vacation with Wes at home.  It was heavenly!  And now I am missing him terribly!  He is gone backpacking in the wilderness with the Scouts and won’t be back until Saturday night [sniff. sniff.].  Thankfully, I have my Aunt, Rosemarie, my cousin, Jake, Sarah, and Ashlynn with me.  […]

Hello, my name is Mud

My kids played in the mud. They danced in it.   They sat in it.    They bathed in it.   They had fun in it!    When Kaitlyn woke up from her nap, she joined them in it.   Later, I sprayed them off with the hose and enjoyed every moment of it =).  […]


JAKE the SNAKE “Awesome Jacob!”- Kaitlyn Dyer Jacob has quite the little cheer squad behind him.  His sisters absolutely adore him! He did a fantastic job in t-ball this year!  Everyone was impressed with his line drives to right field.  He really enjoys our family t-ball games and playing catch with Wes. Occasionally, I can […]

scrumptious toes

Adelie, Adelie, Adelie-Boo I love you! My sweet little Addie is already 6 months old.   She is the sweetest, cuddliest little babe.  She is currently laying across my lap, what a little snuggle bug!  She gives the greatest hugs.   I know what you are saying, “a baby giving hugs???”  But it is true, she really […]