Posts tagged family

Aikman Wildlife Adventure is a drive through and walk through wildlife sanctuary in Arcola, Illinois. Aikman Wildlife Adventure's mission is to provide the highest quality of life possible to wildlife in need, while maintaining a family friendly environment through interaction, education, conservation

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We Are Imperfectly Perfect

As I reflect on the past year I can smile and be proud of my little family . . . we have had a wonderful, amazing year  . . . since last summer . . . our school year went rather smoothly . . . my children grew inches that surpass my wildest dreams . . . my children matured faster than my heart can keep up . . . we lost more teeth that I think is possible . . . we've had braces removed  and 

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What Comes Around

We've been on vacation these past couple of weeks and enjoying our time with extended family. The kids had so much fun playing with their cousin and uncles and aunts.

My brother and his wife are expecting a baby late this year and it was so nice to spend time with their small little family before the addition comes.

We also were able to get together with my aunts and spend some much needed time with them. They so enjoy my kiddos as neither of them have grandchildren. One of my aunts told me she looks forward to our isit all year long. Which tells me we need to get to Iowa more often!

My kiddos love exploring out at the farm where I used to play as a child and just being able to run around without me having a panic attack if I don't have them in my sights (the pains of living in a big city).

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