Friday, September 30, 2011


Checking out the waves at Holland State Park on a very windy day

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Wednesday, September 28, 2011


Allie helped herself to a snack - When Mom saw the result Allie said, "Dat's pwenty". Yes, Allie, I think that's plenty.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011


What to do on a rainy September day? Why, carve a pumpkin, of course!

Monday, September 26, 2011


I love this girl's super-squinty smile. And I love her head to toe orange and purple outfit, a color combination that can only be pulled off by a two-year-old :)

Sunday, September 25, 2011


Looks like the third generation of VanOmmens will be enjoying this toy barn. Grandpa VanOmmen and Mike each played with it as boys.

Saturday, September 24, 2011


Back to back Saturday weddings = back to back Saturday night dates that we truly got dressed up for

Friday, September 23, 2011

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Monday, September 19, 2011


Lauren's birthday gift from Scott & Stacey was a sleepover and day of fun with her aunt and uncle. Based on the questionnaire it sounds like they'll be having lots of fun together!

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Saturday, September 17, 2011


We surprised the girls with a trip to the circus. They LOVED it!

Friday, September 16, 2011


Lisa enjoyed an evening of scrapbooking with her friend Sarah.

Thursday, September 15, 2011


After a summer of avoiding the lawn mower Allie declared, "I not scared anymore" and rode along with Daddy for the first time.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Tuesday, September 13, 2011


Our birthday girl's dinner pick, Froggy's.

Pinata time with Lauren's neighborhood friends Kacie, Megan, and Mia.

Sunday, September 11, 2011


The VanOmmen family's first miniature golf experience...Fun, but let's just say we're not anticipating any golf scholarships in our future. :)

Friday, September 9, 2011


Lauren's birthday celebration with the VanOmmen family - how can there be five candles already???

Thursday, September 8, 2011


Lauren holding the first guest of "Caterpillar Disney World", shown below

Tuesday, September 6, 2011


Ready or not...
School starts tomorrow - Lauren's first day of Young Fives

Monday, September 5, 2011

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Saturday, September 3, 2011


Taking what could be a final swim in Lake Michigan for the year...with Elliott and Clay

Friday, September 2, 2011


Beautiful evening at Holland State Park...At this time of year you just never know if it will be your last time out :(

Thursday, September 1, 2011


Lauren's bedtime fashion statement for the evening. She's watching one of her favorite television shows, "The Mud Show" {Wipeout}.