31 October 2010

october 31, 2010

halloween hootenanny.

30 October 2010

october 30, 2010

hitting the streets, checking out our new neighborhood.

29 October 2010

28 October 2010

october 28, 2010

an impromtu date with elliott.

27 October 2010

october 27, 2010

halloween is right around the corner.

26 October 2010

october 26, 2010

...and this is what happens when a certain boy waits too long to
 go potty and cannot control his output...a whole wall urinal
is something i would consider buying.

25 October 2010

october 25, 2010

waiting for the first time on the other side of the door.

24 October 2010

october 24, 2010

thanks to my wonderful husband,
 i was the only one to get a sunday afternoon nap.

23 October 2010

october 23, 2010

a sign of the times.

22 October 2010

october 22, 2010

gibson's newest hobby. oddly enough they are named steve.

21 October 2010

october 21, 2010

gibson, proving that he is not too old for an after bath snuggle.

20 October 2010

october 20, 2010

this kid definitely marches to the beat of his own drummer.

19 October 2010

october 19, 2010

we've been booed.....

18 October 2010

october 18, 2010

elliott has taken it upon himself to rescue every fallen mum.

17 October 2010

october 17, 2010

our determined little kindergartener was insistant that he had to do extra homework and chose to copy, wild at heart. the exerpt he happened upon was: friend, underneath the mask is all the hurt and fear we've been running from, hiding from to let it come to the surface can shake us like an earthquake.

16 October 2010

october 16, 2010

enjoying a beautiful fall day at post family farms.

15 October 2010

october 15, 2010

daddy's idea for distracting gibbers during his
 breathing treatment...tic tac toe...brilliant!

14 October 2010

a couple of days ago i wrote a good morning note to elliott...
 today, i found him sleeping with it.

13 October 2010

october 13, 2010

in a rare moment of spontaneity, we decided to whisk the kids away to a free movie.

12 October 2010

october 12, 2010

we had two unexpected dinner guest tonight, and i must say they were very polite.

11 October 2010

october 11, 2010

thanks to my wonderful husband the last of the penny war proceeds have been rolled.

10 October 2010

october 10, 2010

apparently, we can all breathe a little easier, the pumpkin shortage is over.

09 October 2010

october 9, 2010

elliott is in his defensive stance for the big halftime game.

08 October 2010

07 October 2010

october 7, 2010

not surprising that this sticky hand made it's way to our ten foot ceiling.

06 October 2010

october 6, 2010

prize day at preschool.

05 October 2010

october 5, 2010

just to document this moment.

04 October 2010

october 4, 2010

patiently waiting for his turn to play soccer.

03 October 2010

october 3, 2010

one of the many reasons we loved art prize.

02 October 2010

01 October 2010

october 1, 2010

you can never be too safe when looking at a book order.