Pumpkin Carving

Meet Jack and Vampire-Teeth-Out, our Jack-O-Lanterns for this year. Shepherd drew Jack’s face, and Wilder imagined Vampires (with Dad’s help). I managed to get another picture of the boys on our front porch with the pumpkins—one of my favorite annual traditions. (Shepherd’s wearing last year’s shirt–and you can probably tell by how small it is!)


Ice Ice Baby

Our Martin Luther King Jr. Day became an ice day thanks to Winter Storm Jupiter. It’s so strange to have such pleasant (temperature-wise) weather that leads to such bad, icy conditions.

Aaron already had the day off, and school was cancelled for all area schools, so the four of us got an extended weekend together. When I told Shepherd his preschool was cancelled, he looked at Wilder and said, “Wy Wy, it’s another weekend, except there’s no church in this weekend!” Kids are funny.

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