Ukraine

June 29, 2012 in Beach, Swimming, Vacations - 1 Comment

I wasn’t expecting Ukraine to be among my favorite places that we visited and for the most part, it held true to that expectation. It didn’t help that our tour guide in Odessa sounded like an annoying version of Julia Child. But, there are still gems that can be picked…

Greece

June 25, 2012 in Beach, Tanner Family, Vacations - 4 Comments

Opa! We are just returning from two weeks in Europe, and since it will probably take me the rest of the summer to document our trip (and I will be on airplanes for fourteen hours before reuniting with our boys), I’ll start out with one of my favorite places we…

The Heat is On

Where do you go in June if you want to crank up the heat to scorching? Answer: Arizona. We took a quick trip to the desert to visit the grandparents. We basically lived at the splash park by the spewing fountain and in the pool. Except Nash, because apparently not…

A Day for Dad

June 17, 2012 in Crafts, Father's Day, Troy - No Comments

Dear Troy, I just want to say thank you. For being who you are. For making me a mother. For killing yourself everyday so that I can stay home with our babies. For taking my silly blog pictures with me. For thinking all my crazy, hair-brained ideas are the most…

Dear Nash,

June 13, 2012 in Nash, Summer Activities - No Comments

Last summer, you walked into bodies of water fully clothed. You ran underneath full water buckets at splash parks. You were fearless when it came to water. This year, we have attempted the splash park three times, and you haven’t gone within six feet of the water. You have clung…

Finding Balance

June 5, 2012 in Goals, Motherhood - 3 Comments

Every so often I receive emails that ask questions like “How do you do it all?” which make me laugh and cause me to think at the same time. As I strive to fulfill my roles as a wife + mother and nurture the desire in me to grow, learn…

Summer Bucket List

It’s that time of year again. School is out. Long summer days are ahead.  Sandals. The beach. The pool. Reunions. Vacations. Our summer bucket list is compiled and hanging on our wall. Last year, we made a goal to visit 20 parks. We decided to up that number to 30…

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