Moving Sucks

Yep, as the title of this post suggests…moving sucks!  Hmm…where to begin? 1.  Ryan decided to get hand, foot and mouth disease and be MISERABLE for about 5 days prior to the move.  It was super awesome. He couldn’t eat and couldn’t sleep because he was hungry.  Score!  I started out…TIRED! 2.  Utilizing the awesome…

We Found a House!

We packed up the family and took a small road-trip to St. Louis this weekend to look for houses!  Mission Accomplished!  Whew! We looked twice before over Christmas, but on Saturday we looked at 11 houses.  Yes, ELEVEN!  There was one house who’s layout was PERFECT!  4 good sized bedrooms, HUGE family room, awesome staircase…

Apple Picking 2011

It has become a tradition to go Apple Picking at Eckert’s Orchards with my parents each year.  I have pictures of Michael and my dad in poses similar to the ones below for each year.  These pictures have also become tradition!  Last year Ryan slept the whole time.  This year he munched on an apple…

A Dose of Adult

I packed up Michael & Ryan and we headed to St. Louis for the weekend to celebrate my cousin’s graduation from college.  I really, really needed to interact with some adults and it would be nice to see my family so the trip alone with the boys seemed logical in my head.  Leaving Freddy and the dogs…