I know. It’s been a long time. Because moving, life, busyness etc. But I’m here now.
We’ve been up to a lot since we got to Oregon back in March. We absolutely love it here and have done our fair share of exploring, getting out and about, and enjoying the outdoors. Continue reading “The last many months”
Recently, we came to learn that Home Depot runs a free monthly workshop for kids where they make something simple and different each month.
Locally, Home Depot just happens to be next door to Starbucks, so once a month, Ellie and I start off by having breakfast at Starbucks and then doing the class at Home Depot. Continue reading “Monthly daddy/daughter date at Starbucks and Home Depot”
This past weekend I told Ellie that I needed to build a new cat tree that was delivered earlier in the week. She expressed a keen interest in helping me so I held off until she was able to help me.
On Sunday, we joined forces and she helped me out placing the pieces together and even tightening some bolts up. She had a great time and was really proud of herself. She went on to tell Mama that “Me and Daddy are engineers and we built a cat tree!” Continue reading ““We are engineers.””
Ellie was helping Mama make a new wreath for the front door and she was having a lot of fun with the flowers.
Naturally, she looked beautiful with them. Continue reading “Smell the roses”
For her birthday, Ellie got an easel from Mama and Daddy and she loves it. On one side is a blackboard and on the other is a whiteboard. And to top it all off, she has a roll of paper that she can pull out to draw on. She loves it and she’s really getting to grips with using crayons and chalk. Continue reading “Ellie’s artistic side”
When Aunty Shelly was here, we went to the mall one day for a little retail therapy and stopped to have lunch at California Pizza Kitchen. Ellie was only too happy to sit with Aunty Shelly and draw. Continue reading “Lunch with Aunty Shelly”
The other day, Ellie was drawing with her crayons which was apparently much funnier than we thought! Continue reading “Laughing while drawing [VIDEO]”