Category Archives: blaise

Eight!

Blaise is eight! Like I say every kiddo birthday… that saying about the days are long but the years are short, so true. It’s crazy how quickly kiddos grow up. It feels about right and yet I’m not sure where

Eight!

Blaise is eight! Like I say every kiddo birthday… that saying about the days are long but the years are short, so true. It’s crazy how quickly kiddos grow up. It feels about right and yet I’m not sure where

Chinook Bend Natural Area

While the little ones are away, the big ones get to play. Or something like that. I’ve been wanting to check out the Chinook Bend Natural Area for a while. But some places are easier to do without Saige and

Chinook Bend Natural Area

While the little ones are away, the big ones get to play. Or something like that. I’ve been wanting to check out the Chinook Bend Natural Area for a while. But some places are easier to do without Saige and

Seven!

We officially have been parents for seven years. Blaise hit seven on September 9. Which happened to be a Saturday this year, perfect day for his party. What started out as pushing him to have a home party so we

Seven!

We officially have been parents for seven years. Blaise hit seven on September 9. Which happened to be a Saturday this year, perfect day for his party. What started out as pushing him to have a home party so we

Skiing: Winter Twenty Seventeen

After taking weekly indoor skiing lessons last summer, Brian signed Blaise and Laine up for skiing lessons on the snow. Every Saturday for eight weeks. And they’re already signed up for weekly summer and winter 2018 snow lessons again. Brian really

Skiing: Winter Twenty Seventeen

After taking weekly indoor skiing lessons last summer, Brian signed Blaise and Laine up for skiing lessons on the snow. Every Saturday for eight weeks. And they’re already signed up for weekly summer and winter 2018 snow lessons again. Brian really

Six!

Blaise is six! We celebrated his birthday much like last year. A trip to Chuck E. Cheese’s for dinner followed by cake and presents at home. Earlier in the day we went to Ebright Creek Park for almost four hours

Six!

Blaise is six! We celebrated his birthday much like last year. A trip to Chuck E. Cheese’s for dinner followed by cake and presents at home. Earlier in the day we went to Ebright Creek Park for almost four hours

Blaise Date

The Art of the Brick exhibit came to Seattle at the Pacific Science Center in May. I kept meaning to take Blaise and then summer happened. And with summer comes crowds (I actively avoid crowds). I forgot about the exhibit…

Blaise Date

The Art of the Brick exhibit came to Seattle at the Pacific Science Center in May. I kept meaning to take Blaise and then summer happened. And with summer comes crowds (I actively avoid crowds). I forgot about the exhibit…

Camp Orkila

Camp Orkila is an annual tradition around here. Brian has been taking Blaise—and since 2015, Laine—over Mother’s Day weekend… it gives them time together and me alone time (well, semi-alone time since I have the little ones). Brian decided to

Camp Orkila

Camp Orkila is an annual tradition around here. Brian has been taking Blaise—and since 2015, Laine—over Mother’s Day weekend… it gives them time together and me alone time (well, semi-alone time since I have the little ones). Brian decided to