Friday, February 20, 2009


A while back I was tagged by a fellow blogger. She's a riot and an all around terrific person! Check out her blog... you're guaranteed to laugh and be uplifted! Anyways, thanks for the tag, Beth. Here goes.

ABCDEFG.... are you sick of reading about Me?

A. Attached or single? Attached
B. Best friend? My husband.
C. Cake or pie? Cake with BIG frosting flowers
D. Day of the week? Friday
E. Essential item? laptop
F. Favorite color? purple
G. Gummi worms or bears? I dont' do gummies
H. Hometown? Parma, OH
I. Favorite Indulgence? long, hot baths
J. January or July? July, can't take the cold and dreary, short days
K. Kids? 3 girls, 1 boy and 2 angels in heaven
L. Life isn't complete without? Jesus
M. Marriage date? November 30, 1996
N. Number of siblings? zero
O. Oranges or apples? fuji apples
P. Phobias? high places and small spaces
Q. Quotes? I just read this one earlier today but not sure who the author is: "Live Simply, Love Generously, Care Deeply, Speak Kindly and Leave the Rest to God"
R. Reasons to smile? my husband's sense of humour and the cuteness of my kids
S. Season of choice? Summer
T. Tag one person. Tracey
U. Unknown fact about me? I HATE wet socks!
V. Vroom Vroom... What kind of car do you drive? Dodge Grand Caravan Sport (2003)
W. Worst habit? falling asleep during movies
X. X-ray or Ultrasound? Ultrasound.
Y. Favorite food? pizza
Z. Zodiac sign? Cancer, but I don't believe that nonsense. Don't even bother reading it.

Saturday, February 14, 2009

Bust out the Pink and Red!

Love is in the air... or are those just bubbles?

Party #1 Sarah and Emily at the Gymboree Valentine Party.

Party #2 with the Preschool PTA. Sarah and Emily enjoying some pizza.

Party #3 Emily crashed Sarah's preschool party at Royal Redeemer. It's hard to believe they'll both be in preschool next year!

Benjamin, Rachel and Sarah attended Party #4 with our homeschool group. They each made a Valentine box.

Sarah won for her age group!


good old Musical Chairs....

decorating cookies...

eating cookies...

and the much-anticipated, long-awaited reading of the Valentine's!!!!

Those Carpenter kids love a good party!

"Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good. His love endures forever." Psalms 118:1