Jenny’s glucose challenge, to test for gestational diabetes, was today. The drink they usually do alway makes Jenny super sick, so Jenny’s midwife allowed her to make a breakfast with 75g of carbs for the test. As Jenny went to her appointment the kids worked on school. In addition to the regular stuff Javi has […]
So today was a productive day. Jenny finished the current round of edits for book number two of the Hurricane Chronicles while the kiddos and Luke mostly focused on school and chores. Along with the usual school work we spent quite a bit of time showing how “counting by” 1s, 2s, 3s, etc corresponds to
We finally got to meet our friends’ little boy. We are were very excited to welcome him into the world. They came to us so Jenny and the kids hung out with friends while Luke came and went at intervals. There were a few errands Luke needed to run, but also it was a chance
Today Declan had his belated 5 year well child visit. We tend to skip the well child visits as long as the kids are healthy and don’t need anything. We mistakenly thought this was one where he needed shots, but either way we wanted to ask about his acid reflux. Declan refers to this as
Sunday was jam packed. We went to church and decided to sit outside to avoid the need for masks, we had checked the forecast on Saturday and it was supposed to be in the mid 60s. Well it was 55 and dropping as we walked to church. We snuggled under a blanket and did our
We woke up on Saturday and decided to throw caution to the wind, toss our plans out the window and head for the mountains. As we got ready we decided to go to Hiwan Homestead and texted some friends of ours that live near there to see if they were free to visit last minute.
We started our day out as normal. In addition to our normal chores and routines, our old neighbor had sent us a discovery kit for KK and Declan’s birthdays over the summer. The kids had a grand old time breaking apart the clay to discover “Dinosaur Bones” which they were then able to assemble into
Luke and Kiddos: I slept in after not sleeping all night. This was a bummer because I missed Jenny trying to call me like 18 times :-(. When I finally did roll out of bed I checked on the kiddos and grabbed a shower. We had the oatmeal loaf I made, me and Cassandra liked
Luke and Kiddos: So I woke up as usual before everyone else. I checked in with work before making a quick breakfast for everyone and throwing all of the bones from last night’s chicken into the pressure cooker to make a quick bone broth. The kids got up slowly but eventually ate and got ready.