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. […]
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:
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!
Sara’s 11! Wow. To celebrate this transition from child to tween, kids menu to adult menu (as she’s completely offended now when a waitress hands her crayons and a coloring page), elementary school to middle […]
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!
Head shots of the girls were taken at Daddy’s studio a week ago, to replace the counterfeit smiles, blah background, and shifted head pose shots, characteristic of the classic school portrait. While there’s something special about school […]
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 […]
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 […]
Sara’s latest work of art: Beautiful Sara.
A work of art by Sara Emily Webber
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 […]
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 […]
Nursing school is quite different this semester. It’s all good. I’m making good grades, learning loads of new information about the body and its systems, practicing new skills and relating to patients while caring for them […]
Every year we walk downtown to Main Street on Halloween for trick or treat. Main Street is closed to car traffic on Halloween and all of the local businesses and shops pass out candy. The […]
I miss writing. So, I’m sitting down to write, even though I have no clue what to write about because its all the same lately…..blah blah blah, nursing, nursing, nursing….I have no life. It’s true, […]
The girls are helping me prepare for my Wound Care skills check off that I have to perform in class tomorrow. They’re pretending to be my patients as I go through each step, and they’re […]
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 […]
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 […]
Third Friday’s are so much fun! Last night was fun. Every third Friday, our little town closes down Main Street to traffic and the biggest local (for the most part) party begins. Live music plays […]
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 […]
Sara lost another tooth and we had ice cream for dinner.
Last Friday night we started decorating the house for Sara’s 7th birthday dance party. The disco ball was hung, the lights set up and the fog machine in place (guess who’s idea this was).My […]
Summer is here, and that includes summer dresses, sandals, manicures, pool and beach days, the birth of little cousin Allie, library visits, horse back riding, lunches with Daddy, maybe Ann of Green Gables movie (are […]
My best friend Meagan leaves Florida today. She’s been here visiting for a week and now she’s headed back with her family to North Carolina. Megan and I talk on the phone about 2 times […]
Here goes another random post of ramblings about what we’re up to lately. Just a little warning so you can hit the little “x” mark in the corner of your screen if you don’t care […]
Hi. I’ve been a little absent in my writing lately because being a wife and mommy, learning the systems of the body and trying to conquer my fear of public speaking for my speech […]
Here is some of Sophie’s most recent art. I like the lashes. Sara finally hit the 40 lb. mark. She is exactly 40 lbs. So, we switched her carseat to booster mode yesterday morning. She was all […]
My Sara B. is growing up! Last weekend she couldn’t ride a bike without training wheels. As of the beginning of this week, I’m proud to announce that she is now “training wheels” free. Great […]
Several times this week I was reminded of how much my girls look up to me and really care about what I think. Sophie told Doug the other day that she wants to wear dresses […]
What a beautiful day! The weather is perfect and its making me excited for the quickly approaching holiday season! The girls are out of school today, so I decided to skip school work as well. […]
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 started first grade yesterday. She loves her teacher and has already met some new friends. She had a great first day back. Doug packed a little surprise (letter from Daddy, stickers and Reeses) in […]
Our weekend began with a movie and stove pop popcorn with the girls Friday night. Then after they were snug in bed, Doug and I watched our movie, Adjustment Bureau. Saturday near lunch time the […]