Monthly Archive: April 2006

Daddy’s Little Girl 3

Daddy’s Little Girl

Adrianna is such a daddy’s girl. We will occasionally pay Greg a visit in his office upstairs during the workday. I will be holding Adrianna, but she then will try to push me away...

The Future’s So Bright 4

The Future’s So Bright

Adrianna discovered the sunglasses perched on Daddy’s head last night, so Greg put them on her face. She took them off and then tried to put them on Daddy’s face. Thus, the game began....

Thursday Thirteen – 13 Bands I have seen in concert 4

Thursday Thirteen – 13 Bands I have seen in concert

Well, I have seen way more than 13 bands in concert over the years, but I guess I will write down some of my favorites. Nickel Creek. This was the best concert I have...

Works For Me Wednesday – Mess-Free Pan Greasing 6

Works For Me Wednesday – Mess-Free Pan Greasing

Shannon over at Rocks in My Dryer started a pretty cool themed post for Wednesdays called “Works-For-Me Wednesday.” Here is how it works (in Shannon’s words): “You know how it is–we all have come...

Baby See, Baby Do 3

Baby See, Baby Do

Adrianna is such a little mimicker. Nothing I do is safe from her observant gaze any longer. Today, I was not thinking and was playfully and lightly patting the dog with a toy that...

Complimenting Good Customer Service 3

Complimenting Good Customer Service

Good Customer Service can seem like a rarity these days. I know I find myself often grumbling under my breath as I leave a place that the checker/waitress/person behind the counter/you-name-it needs to take...

Dabbling with Design 5

Dabbling with Design

Well, I have decided to try my hand at some more web design. I re-designed my mom‘s site tonight. It is a very simple design and I kept the overall layout she already had....

Adrianna’s Birthday Weekend in Review 3

Adrianna’s Birthday Weekend in Review

Though Adrianna’s official birthday was on Thursay, April 20th, we waited until this past weekend to celebrate, as that is when her Grammy, Grampy, and Aunt Kristi were to be in town. Friday evening...

Adrianna and the mean ol’ stairs 3

Adrianna and the mean ol’ stairs

As I was getting our house ready to welcome company today, I forgot that we had removed the barrier we had at the bottom of the stairs that prevented Adrianna from climbing up them....

My Baby is a year old 3

My Baby is a year old

Adrianna had her first birthday yesterday. We are celebrating it tomorrow with Greg’s family. They are driving out from Kansas for the event. I cannot believe my little baby is a whole year old...

Treed 5

Treed

I was outside in my front yard, talking with my neighbor, Janette. All of a sudden, her dog, a large, golden retriever named Rudy, bolted across the street. He had spotted Petey, our orange...

Lots of Standing and a New Game 4

Lots of Standing and a New Game

Adrianna has been practicing her standing skills quite a bit these days.She will boost herself to the standing position while in the middle of the living room floor with nothing to hold onto for...

Reading 0

Reading

Right now, I can hear Greg’s voice drifting up the stairs. He is reading a book to Adrianna. I can hear him pointing out different things in the illustrations to her. I would have...

Our Easter Sunday 3

Our Easter Sunday

It is so nice to have a church to go to again. We have been trying this new church out for a month and a half now, and I think we have decided that...

Adrianna’s First Encounter with the Easter Bunny 4

Adrianna’s First Encounter with the Easter Bunny

Adrianna and I met my mom and my sisters in Cheyenne today for a girls’ day. We spent all afternoon shopping – what fun! We also ran into the Easter Bunny at the mall,...