Spring Planting

Spring is here! Everyone is stoked about it including myself. The sunshine is energizing and these thumbs of mine will turn green this weekend with our first herb garden on the patio. Updates/pics soon! Additionally...I had a conversation with my little guy about 'planting seeds' that's worth keeping, so Ima put it here. Chase: Mama...do you eat seeds? Me: Umm...I guess. Like, sunflower seeds and pumpkin seeds. Sure, I eat seeds. Chase: Do those seeds you eat like...grow inside you? Me: Oh. No, they don't babe. Seeds need things like soil and water and sunshine to grow. Chase: So could you like, eat some soil and drink some water? Me:…
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Impromptu Royal Rumble!

The other day Chase got a new wrestling ring for his "wrestle guys." While at his dad's he's got another kid to play with and they'll spend hours in their room playing with the toys and what not, but up in the D-Wood, there's just Jess and I. It can get a bit boring for a seven year old, so to help keep everyone in good spirits we decided to have our very own Royal Rumble. Since we only have four wrestlers, we had to improvise. So we busted out an assortment of toys from Chase's toy box and got everything set up. [flickr-gallery mode="photoset" photoset="72157623560702162"] It was a lot…
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Spring Planting

Spring is here! Everyone is stoked about it including myself. The sunshine is energizing and these thumbs of mine will turn green this weekend with our first herb garden on the patio. Updates/pics soon! Additionally...I had a conversation with my little guy about 'planting seeds' that's worth keeping, so Ima put it here. Chase: Mama...do you eat seeds? Me: Umm...I guess. Like, sunflower seeds and pumpkin seeds. Sure, I eat seeds. Chase: Do those seeds you eat like...grow inside you? Me: Oh. No, they don't babe. Seeds need things like soil and water and sunshine to grow. Chase: So could you like, eat some soil and drink some water? Me:…
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Impromptu Royal Rumble!

The other day Chase got a new wrestling ring for his "wrestle guys." While at his dad's he's got another kid to play with and they'll spend hours in their room playing with the toys and what not, but up in the D-Wood, there's just Jess and I. It can get a bit boring for a seven year old, so to help keep everyone in good spirits we decided to have our very own Royal Rumble. Since we only have four wrestlers, we had to improvise. So we busted out an assortment of toys from Chase's toy box and got everything set up. [flickr-gallery mode="photoset" photoset="72157623560702162"] It was a lot…
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