Yearly Archives: 2010

HBD Nori JO!

my thoughts are all over the place right now. should i write this as a letter to nori so she can enjoy one day in the future? should i just type in bullets bc my thoughts are that detached from one another? should i just go in the corner and cry,View full post »


nori jo got a special treat today. her daddy got to stay home from work and play with her all day! we took her outside to play in the snow. 🙂  the wind made her giggle. it was super cute. we tasted the snow. don’t worry, we were far fromView full post »

the power of prayer…

…is pretty amazing. with thousands of people praying for my girl, rachel, the past few mths, God sure has touched her with his healing hands. rachel completed 4 rounds of chemo a couple weeks ago which marked at the least, the halfway pointView full post »

a bubble bath.

we took a bubble bath…with 5 grand worth of equipment. it was fun. 😀 hope your turkey day was awesome. ours was. heart, melanieView full post »

the nunery’s

now that my sister is lookin’ (still working on ‘feeling’) hot and skinny again and allowing herself to be in my pics with her baby, i thought i’d snap a few of the new family. 🙂 olivia looks a little like ben, but sheView full post »

halloween TwentyTen

adam dressed up as one of the men on America’s Most Wanted list. creep. just kidding he was… steve prefontaine. ya, i didn’t know who he was either. but since adam is into running and olympics, he knew all about him. pretty goodView full post »

shopping spree!

generally i spend tuesdays with rachel. mercy didn’t have school today, so amy and i took rach and a couple of her friends shopping. several people donated money and specifically asked us to take her on a fun shopping spree. well shoot.View full post »

olivia: 1 week.

this girl LOVES to be swaddled. some babies, certainly not ALL babies, are cute when they cry. thankfully she is one of them:) a little cuddle time with daddy. she just got done peeing, pooping AND puking on her changing pad. 🙂 she looks soView full post »