Archive for November, 2011

paper bird house

A couple old file folders, a wooden button, LED lights, scissors, scotch tape and some glue. Not sure what brought on my need to craft this evening. Connor wanted to put it in his room to use as a night light … but I’m not sure how much sleeping will happen with it in the […]


Mike took advantage of the great weather this weekend and hooked up the tree lights in the back and front yard. He came back from the Home Depot armed with a tangle of extension cords and timers and managed to get 5 of 6 trees lit up. The boys got excited when they saw the […]

better … not

Connor felt much better yesterday. His rash has almost disappeared and he is noticeably less whiny. We spent part of the day in the backyard collecting sticks and branches. I thought it would be fun to try to make outdoor decorations this year. I made a couple of prototypes … the sad little star and […]