Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Birthdays Galore

Over the past month there have been tons of birthdays in our family (happy birthday everyone -- we love you!)  I haven't had any time to scrapbook, but I did make some cards in the nick of time!

 I created these first two cards based on challenges from A Cherry on Top.

Finally, I create this card based on the card sketch from Scrapbook Express.

Saturday, August 17, 2013


Jesse ran another half marathon last weekend and made his second best time!    

He finished 51st out 272 runners. 

He also finished 7th in his age group (he joked that he finished 7 out of 9 in his age group, because that was the results when he first looked at it, but an additional 10 people finished after he checked!) 

 And he did all of this before church (overachiever!)

I, on the other hand, barely woke up in time to catch him at the finish line (underachiever).

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Jesse's New BFF

I have been MIA for the past week (who am I kidding -- really, the past month) because I have been working 'round the clock for an administrative proceeding.  In the meantime, my poor husband has been neglected.  Things have gotten so bad that he sought the company of this alarming creature he found out in our patio: