Thursday, December 20, 2007

First pictures our soon coming addition!

This ultrasound was done on November 8th at 6wks 1day just a little nut :)got to hear the heartbeat totally AWESOME to hear that sound again so AMAZING. Here is were I am at today(12/20) 12wks what a difference 6wks make. See the little white speck that's the s/he waving to us very active the little peanut was!!everything is looking good!!!

At the dinner table tonight we showed the boys the picture of the baby here was the funny converstion between the two of them
K-Mommy's belly is going to get bigger, bigger, bigger and bigger, and bigger than on her birthday her baby is going to come out POP!!!
A-oh is she going to choke on the baby!!!
I am sure there will be more funny conversations to come between those two!
Have a great Christmas holiday enjoy your family and don't eat too much!!!;)

Tuesday, December 18, 2007

Leah this is what you have been asking for!

As they say ask and you shall receive!well LEAH here it is not the best belly shot but a shot that I did by myself(next time I will have DH do it), I am 12wks in this picture as you can see my pj shirt is riding up already clothes are getting tighter i will defintely need some new clothes VERY soon! cute bittle (big/little)bump ;)

I finally scrapped and its not a lift!!!(sorry for the glare)even though I noticed I scrapped a little over a week ago it feels like FOREVERA since I have done anything! slow but steady right??its something!I have had theses notes lying on my scrap table that Kyle leaves on my desk throughout the day he LOVES writting notes giving us tickets!lol I guess being in 1st grade is really making him want to write more he always had a hard time writing he is a lefty (like his Daddy) and i always had a hard time helping him he holds his pencil very akward-he is an a 20 wk Reading Recovery program in school and is doing GREAT! his reading is coming along GREAT!his writing has IMPROVED in just 3 months you would have never of know he had difficult writing!so proud of him and all his hard work!i know he is proud of himself it shows when he leaves me all these loves notes and reads to me :) proud mommy 'moment' is over :)

Saturday, December 15, 2007

Happy Birthday Doug!!!

Wednesday the 12th was Doug/Dad bday the BIG 38 :) We finally got to put up or tree pretty late for us, we usually put it up the weekend after Thanksgiving just been super crazy busy!! Aaron favorite movie is the Grinch That Stole Christmas he is always singing the songs his VERY favorite is Welcome Christmas-he wanted to sing it and hold hands around the christmas tree :)too cute!one of those special moments that will bring a smile to my face when watching the movie or hearing that song!
Thursday 14th we got some snow the boys were super excited!!!couldn't wait to go out and play in it! Aaron built a mini snowman and Kyle went sledding down our little hill in our driveway!!Than we came in and had some hot coco to warm us up..we got about 5/6inches of snow more than enough for me!!This weekend we are suppose to get some more snow!!!!hope not too much!!

Have a safe week and hope all your chrsimtmas shopping is done or close to being done!

Thursday, December 6, 2007


I scraplifted this layout from the AL calendar.
love this picture of Aaron he is just looking so sweet with his turkey hat he made at school.
So I've been a pretty bad blogger lately!what else is new ;) been pretty busy and not very productive with the scrapping!thats my excuse for not posting!!hoping in like 2wks i will have more energy so i can stay up and scrap just been so sleepy its horrible!
So I got some really SAD news today MFM is closing :( and this kit we will get! Saddens me that I will be not be able to visit and chat with my buddies over there so we hoping to do still stay in touch some how!Shari had some AWESOME kits BRIGHT colors the DT TOTALLY ROCKED and just OverAll AWESOME!Shari is closing down to spend more time with her family totally understand family comes FIRST!!!Love ya Shari and thanks for everything!!
I have a doctor's appt. this Saturday scared to see how much I have gained (yes already)I've been eating like a crazy woman!!!lol-babies hungry and wants some food!
And also on Saturday I will be getting my NEW (to me) Toyota Sienna!!!!super excited about that just driving my car I am stoked thinking its going to be nice to have so MUCH more room!!not sure how I lived in that small car with the boys!I was just noticing the other day how Kyle is having a hard time getting out of the car especially if he is trying to get his backpack out of the car and his legs he is getting bigger and our family is getting bigger so that calls for a bigger car :)
so that is about it here on the home front! so enjoy your weekend!

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Teddy Bear

Week 6 Scrap That Tune!!!2 weeks left can't believe it went way to fast had lots of fun and great challenges!Thanks Scrappy Giraffe :)

here is this week's challenge not one of my favorites but I got it done which was big since I wasn't feeling to well!

I choose the song Teddy Bear by Elvis Presley-Mission-title of song & artist name on layout-Requirements-all straight edges(except for embellish)-bonus this week was pipe cleaner didn't have any :(

So tomorrow is Thanksgiving!looking to eat some good grub and having fun with our friends we are going over Karen & Elliot's house for dinner! I am making a few dishes and bringing desserts planning on eating lots!!

Count your blessing and enjoy your Thanksgiving Day with your family/friends!

Saturday, November 17, 2007

Week 5 of Scrap That Tune

Can't believe its almost over :( I don't know what I am going to do with myself scrapping wise!!this has kept me motivated at least to do one layout a week!maybe after its over it will open the floods of scrapping mojo :) lol...Anywhoo this week at Scrappy Giraffe for STT I choose the song
Love will keep us together by Captain & Tennille-Misson use 1o lyrics from the song-Requirements use 3 photos colored and black & white, Bonus-buttons.
And I went to a crop last night which i free hand cut the heart and swirly thingy it took me an HOUR that is all i got done and went home shortly after that i was sleepy!Back to my news I tried out for Express Yourself DT and I got a part time spot!!!very exciting first time ever!!wooo hooo so I will get seasonal projects to do and some other thing to do not sure exactly what but whatever it is YEAH ME!!!! okay thats all the news i have to share for today....enjoy your weekend!

Thursday, November 8, 2007

a few things...

I can't believe we are half way through Scrap That Tune at Scrappy Giraffe!THis weeks challenge was great!! I choose the song Yesterday by the Beatltes, Mission - title of song as your title and mini album with 4 pages ( i added more), Requirements paint, staples, chipboard alphas, ribbon, fiber, rub ons, flowers i think that was it?-Bonus-notebook paper. I loved the idea of a mini album and the song Yesterday fit perfect with my pictures i thought of when i say the song this is my now 6yr old Kyle! here is what i came up with!thanks SGDT girls for a great challenge!

Well today I went too get an utlrasound and a pelvic one (fun!!) done today! so far my blood test have came back high which is good! everything looked good on the ultrasound! My EDD looks to be what I thought it was July 2, 2008 my bday-happy birthday to me what a great present huh!!lol I got to see the heartbeat which was REALLY cool!! it was going 111 beats a minute very strong! I have a picture but of course b/c i am a dork i can't figure how to use the scanner???duh but see if Doug can help me figure that out and i will post a picture later.
when i was upstairs trying to figure the scanner i found this video of Aaron he must of been like 10 months and Kyle was about 21/2yrs old..hopefull this will work :)
i wish i took more videos of my boys!i can tell you though i have tons of pictures!! :)
i will have to be better taking videos with the next one right??lol

and if you all can say a pray for my Mom she is in the hospital. :(

Sunday, November 4, 2007

Scrapjack'd Jamacia Edgell

Great Scrapjack this week!finally got to scrap this picture of Doug, Matthew and Grandpa and the boys! I used my November MFM kit and some extra goodies..really like how this came out :)thanks for the great challenge!

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Happy Halloween!!!

Another great STTchallenge at Scrappy Giraffe
I chose Another Day in Paradise by Phil Collins
my mission I used the sketch by Alicia (Leisha's Page Plans) and the title of the song, requirements i used circles and bonus was to use ink and flower. I also add a little doodling to mine.
journaling reads; any day we are all together as a family is paradise!
I am ready for week 4!!!!
Just wanted to say thank you very much for the congrats on our EXCITING/BLESSED NEWS!!we are very excited! Kyle is SUPER excited its all he talks about!wants to know how we will know if its a boy or a girl and I told them that there is a machine that can tell if its a boy/girl and he said "because they are wearing pink or blue"!!!gotta love there minds!!and he has been very interested on "WHERE" they come from!!!!so not ready for that conversation!!any tips greatly appreciated!
Happy Halloween....will post pictures tomorrow (hopefully)

Friday, October 26, 2007

Carving our Pumpkin

Here are some pictures of our pumpkin we carved and the little pumpkins we decorated :)

I scrapped tonight!!!this was a pretty quick layout glad to do bring summer back since its been rainy and cold the last couple of days!!
And here is my BIG secReT!!!!!!.........................
yeppers I am PreGnanT!!!!
Very excIted but at the same
time nervous!!!

Thursday, October 25, 2007

Scrap That Tune

Week 2 in STT at Scrappy Giraffe here is this week's layout
Song I chose (obliviously)You're Beautiful (James Blunt)
Misson- Song and Sketch by Leisha's Page Plans (link to her blog on the right)
Requirement- Transparency & Chipboard (covered)
i also used stamps & sewed on my layout.
So this weekend I am off to New Jesery to see the folks.
My Dads' birthday is Oct 31st so we will go see out to brunch with him and Mom to celebrate!!
have a great one!
oh yeah I have a SeCrEt!!!!

Monday, October 22, 2007

I've been TAGGED!!

Amy Birch tagged me so i am tagging 7 of my blogger friends :)
1. Link to the person that tagged you and post the rules on your blog.
2. Share 7 random and/or weird facts about yourself (on your blog, we all want to know them).
3. Tag 7 random people at the end of your post and include links to their blogs.
4. Let each person know that they've been tagged by leaving a comment on their blog.

7 Random things about me not sure if i have any weird ones?? :)lol
1. I don't like to wear socks when I am sleeping I will wear them for a couple of minutes than I will take them off after i get them warmed up.
2. Walking around the house I have to have slippers ons even in the summer (usually socks though)
3. I've noticed I have been becoming a clutter rat
4. Sometimes I need to remind myself to relax, go with the flow and have fun! always seem to be in a rush (sorta like Amy)
5. I like to smell my boys feet, okay that one might be a bit weird!!
6. I never put my clothes I wear away i pile them on my dresser once they start falling all over the place I know its time to put them where they belong.
7. I can't say "NO" very well :( really need to work on it i have no problems saying no to my boys but other things I can't??

I am tagging the following people
1. Julie
2. Leah
3. Jessica
4. Chataqua
5. Edith
6. Stacy
7. Suzanna

Sunday, October 21, 2007

Pumpkin Picking at Blue Jay's

So we picked up Karen & Elliot to go apple picking with us there cars broke down (yes both of them on the same day really stinks!)had lots of fun with them like always went to there house for pizza after and stayed til midnight watching some movie Ambushed i think pretty good movie!
*warning lots of pictures* okay here are a few of my hundred of photos i took some favorites :)

Kyle, Aaron, Karina eating apples

Aaron in search of the 'perfect' pumking.
Elliot and Karen looking cute ;)

me and Doug (not looking to pretty)

Kyle looking so very cute like always ;)

Aaron in search for the 'perfect' pumpkin

Me & Aaron

Karen & Karina (Karen don't kill me love this picture of you)
Kyle & Elliot on the hayride.

black cat Kyle wanted me to get a
picture of hopefully he is good luck!

Saturday, October 20, 2007

Croptoberfest at TSS

I am hoping to get some scrapping done this weekend over at TSS
Octoberfest lots going on since early this morning!
I did one layout it was a timed one so not good at being timed :( and hadmajor problems uploading them for some odd reason just having a "duh" moment today!
here is the timed challenged i missed ....I love these shirts i got them from Old Navy they say Mummy's Boy don't they look cute :)
off to do some more scrapping hoping to go pumpkin picking today too!!
Big Bellys was a sketch challenge I actually did on Sunday loved the sketch Rachael posted had alot of photos on it and thought these pictures would work well with it..though her sketch had more :)

Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Wanna have some fun!!!

well come check out what is going on at TSS! They are having a weekend of scrapping going on with games, challenges and lots of fun all weekend long. So if your ready to have some fun and get some scrapping done this is the place to be this weekend hope to see you there!

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Feeling a bit OverWhelmed!!

Okay well i've been a VERY bad blogger!!I have just been super overwhelmed with school I am the Fundraiser PTO chickie and doing alot of volunteering at school and havent' had some down time!! Anywhoo on to the good stuff :) I just signed over at for a really KEWL challenge Scrap That Tune (STT) hosted by my wonderful girl Leah!!!It started on Monday and I got my first challenge done already that is how much pent up scrappiness I had inside me :) so they give you a sketch choose to use it optional {I used the sketch}, they give you a choice of 3 songs to choose from, 3 different choices to use like 2 pp and ribbon, use lyrics and your own sketch we shall see how it plays out!!!SO this is my LO for this week I choose We Belong Together by Marieh Carey. I am really happy with how it came out one f my favorite pictures of my little boys :) TFL...

okay got the go head on posting my LO here so I can share my stuff with you all :)Thanks Scrappygiraffe :)
The sketch was from Leisha's Page Plans check her sketches here she does great sketches

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

I've been a slacker!!!

I got some scrapping done finally!!it felt good been CraZy busy with school and life itself!
i've been a bad blogger :( (not that anyone really reads it except me LOL)so i guess it really doesn't matter! Anywhoo I did this Doodlebug house for MFM off the Page project Jami totally RocKS with these projects!i am hoping to use my MR chipboard house alter it and put some pictures of the house and us and keep inside the house!

This is a scrap lift (BarbW)I did on these pictures of Kyle acting silly when i get the camera out!oh yeah and he has his FIRST loose TOOTH!!I believe Sunday he noticed it he is soo eXCiteD he has been waiting for this BiG event in his life!all his friends are on there 2nd tooth!
Doug and I Anniversary is coming up WOOO HOOO September 26 will be 9 yrs! can't believe its been that long already doesn't feel like it!i guess that is good right??He is a great hubby and father hard working and I don't think I tell him enough how much I appreciate everything he does for us!!I love you xoxooxoxoxo!!!this is for you :) All My Life (our wedding song)by KC&JoJo...
I bought this canvas at J's on clearance for $3bucks!! it came with metal handles that you can hang it i am going to spray paint them black. I am actually submitting this to my LSS (Express Yourself)for the DT. Wish me luck! close up;

thats about it for me. I did get 2 CJ's I have 4 more to do so i need to really get my butt in gear!
have a good week! peace out dude!