Sara still shows a little enthusiasm for playing the flute, and performed in the winter band concert on Dec. 12th 2017. She did a terrific job, and played on the flute I used at her […]
Sara, our creative one is experimenting with hair styles from different eras. This is her rendition of an 80’s teased doo. You’re great Sara!
August 10th was the first day of school for the girls. Sara started 7th grade, Sophie stated 4th, and I continue along in the BSN program and will graduate in spring! The girls love their […]
The past week was busy, as we prepped for Sara’s 12th birthday that was held on Saturday.. The party consisted of two phases: Phase (1) a beach themed celebration at our house with family and […]
This year Sara played flute in the middle school band. She’s done a great job, and made big improvements throughout the year. She uses my old flute, which is probably at least 22 years old. […]
This is how I feel most of the time, with the loads of reading I must complete in the BSN program.
Sara’s thoroughly enjoying her visual arts class, and I think she’s picking up the technique’s quite well. Here’s a sample of her latest works of art:
It feels like the holidays around here. Our elf Charles Kringle Webber has arrived, the house is decorated inside and out with lights and decor, and we’ve already viewed the original How The Grinch Stole Christmas. There’s a list […]
The girls went back to school about 3 weeks ago. Sara started middle school, and Sophie 3rd grade. Of course Sara was all nerves the first day, and rightfully so, with a new environment, new […]
I’m so incredibly proud of our oldest. She’s beautiful and inspiring!
BB, Sayonara Elementary! Ay, you’re off and moving towards your next adventure! Wow, you’re done with the fundamentals, and ready for middle school! I do believe the red tips was the best way to say farewell to […]
Sara performed in her dance recital, at Ruth Eckerd Hall on Sunday June 5th. She did an excellent job! I wish I would have been allowed to take photo’s and video of her performance, but camera’s were […]
I love her!
Two weeks ago we attended middle school open house for Sara B. How can we be here already? The transition from elementary to middle starts in the fall, and it’s a bittersweet transition. I’m very […]
Sara joined chorus this year, and in December the group put on a beautiful Christmas production in the school auditorium. In the midst of all the running around and business of the holiday season, which […]
On Tuesday August 4th, we packed the car and headed out for our annual summer family vacation. The past few months have been very busy with the start of a new school year, and I […]
Sara B is 10 years old! We celebrated her birthday last weekend by inviting a few of her friends and family members to our house for a Luau and water slide fun. It was a […]
It’s a good day. Doug’s back home from a business trip, the girls played in the park near our house in shorts and t-shirts today, and I have only one clinical day left before spring break. […]
Sara’s latest work of art: Beautiful Sara.
A work of art by Sara Emily Webber
It’s been a busy few school year so far, and I’ve failed to post much lately. This makes me very sad. I just feel that too many other things take precedence. So, even though I […]
Sophie lost a tooth on Thursday afternoon, and Doug and I got the text about it from Melissa promptly. There was a lot of blood and lots of drama. Sara stepped in to help her […]
Today Sara started 4th grade and Sophie started 1st grade. I start the 3rd semester of nursing school tomorrow. It’s hard moving back into a strict schedule after a relaxing and lazy summer, but we […]
Sara’s braids make me smile. I think of Snoop Dogg when I see her walking around in stiff braids like this. My friend and Starbuck’s barista Dana makes me smile. I enjoy her daily messages. Orville, […]
Sara B is officially 9, as of Tuesday June 24th @ 4:45 p.m. At that point in the day Doug, the girls and I waited in line to board the big yellow circular raft at Busch […]
Sara loves to write. She also loves to read. She wanted to write about her weekend so far on my blog, so here’s a post from guest blogger Sara. Guest writer Sara Webber: Summer has started, we […]
Sara performed in the 3rd grade Back to the 50’s school concert on Thursday night. The 3rd grade classes did a great job rockin’ it out. Here are a few shots from the stage: After the […]
The weekend included Art and Jazz: * Safety Harbor Third Friday Night– Every 3rd Friday, Main Street is closed to traffic and downtown buzzes with street vendors, live music at the gazebo, neighbors, friends, family, dogs, […]
This afternoon Sophie and I bonded while watching a wound dressing change video tutorial. She’s me. She will definitely be a nurse someday. As soon as I pressed play on the computer to activate the […]
It’s been a week. A great week. A busy week. The first week of big new things. Kindergarden, 3rd grade, nursing school, hair styles and a kitten are all new things to us. I’ll tell you […]
Sara’s 8 and 8 is great! June 24th was her actual birthday, an ordinary Monday for most but an extraordinary Monday for us! I took the day off and the girls and I hopped in […]
Saturday Sara danced with her ballet class in the studio’s annual showcase. The showcase is a way for parents to observe what their little dancers are learning in class. It’s not a performance or recital, […]
Last night Sara B. and I attended the Taylor Swift Red concert with our friends Laura and Kelly Hoeft. The show was phenomenal, beyond what I can describe in words. We had amazing seats and thank […]
This weekend we blared Irish tunes on Pandora and opened the windows in the front room because most of our weekend was spent in the front yard. Now that I’m working, I love being home on […]
Sara’s been to a few sleepovers over the past year but Saturday night was the first slumber party at our house. She invited her two closest friends from school, Harlow and Dayna. We started the […]
Last weekend we took the girls to the mall to get their ears pierced. It was initiation to big girlhood. Sara was super nervous and Sophie was nonchalant. Sara decided that Sophie should go first […]
The girls LOVE Taylor Swift. You might have to watch this video two times. Once so you can watch Soph and a second time so you can watch Sara. Even if you do get bored […]
Two weekends ago began with Friday night dress rehearsal for Nutcracker. Sara was a soldier in the show this year, with the special role of the “one” soldier who gets killed. She was very happy […]
Sara could quite possibly be a Food Network Star someday.
Sara started second grade today. She met with her friend Dayna by the big oak tree in front of the school this morning so they could walk into class together. There’s security in familiarity. After […]
This week has felt to me like one word: bittersweet. Bitter, because I’m sad to see the summer come to an end. Sweet, because I’m glad to see the summer come to an end. When […]
This morning I met with Sara’s teacher for a teacher/parent conference to discuss Sara’s progress in class so far. Sara’s teacher, Mrs. Baby, started by saying, “Wow, Sara is something else!”. At first I wasn’t […]
Sara loves Food Network. She LOVES Giada Delaurentis, the Italian chef on Food Network. She had me push record on the TV yesterday afternoon when we had to interrupt her show to run errands. She really […]
Sara, Your official 6th birthday was Friday afternoon June 24th. So, you chose Chili’s as the place you wanted to eat dinner. The staff sang you the birthday song and delivered a chocolate molten cake […]
Six years ago today we welcomed our sweet Sara Emily Webber into this world and our lives have been better ever since. Click here to read her birth story and I promise it’s not graphic. Dear Sara, […]
Saturday was spent doing some DIY projects around the house. One of the biggest annoyances at the new house was this door with an ugly unframed mirror attached to it in our family room right […]
A book written for Daddy from his daughter Sara who is just like him: Page 1: Page 2.Translated: Me and Daddy like the same things Page 3. Translated: We like Reese’s (as in […]