Sunday, September 30, 2012

Saturday, September 29, 2012


Look what Lauren snagged with her new fishing pole!  What a catch!  :)

Friday, September 28, 2012


Mike's class celebrated its 15-year reunion this weekend with a Homecoming football game on Friday and dinner at Boatwerks on Saturday.

Thursday, September 27, 2012


Lauren's all day school schedule means Allie gets to play with Lauren's good toys in the afternoon :)

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Monday, September 24, 2012

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Saturday, September 22, 2012


Tackling a "pinterest-ing" rainbow cake for Lauren's rainbow birthday party

Friday, September 21, 2012


Although our original plan of spending the evening in downtown Holland checking out the live mannequins was cut short due to rain, we salvaged Mommy-Lauren night by sharing this great dessert.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Sunday, September 16, 2012


Any day that you can be on the beach in September is a good day

Saturday, September 15, 2012


Although the apples were scarce, we still had a great time at Crane's Orchard

Friday, September 14, 2012


16 years ago this guy asked this girl on a date...And the rest, they say, is history.  :)
{Still have to grab a picture of the two of us}

Thursday, September 13, 2012


Happy 6th Birthday, Lauren!
Birthday treats at school, bus-stop buddies over after school, gifts from Dad, Mom, and Allie, and dinner at your choice of restaurant  - A great day to celebrate the curious, lovable, observant, kind, wonderful YOU!

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Monday, September 10, 2012


Aawwww...Lauren's card to Dad and Mom
{and, yes, we love her more than a cupcake too :) }

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Saturday, September 8, 2012


Wanna feel old?  Take your kids for a walk around your college campus.
It was a beautiful day, and we had a GREAT time!

Friday, September 7, 2012

Thursday, September 6, 2012


Whew!  Everyone is tuckered out after only a few days of school.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Tuesday, September 4, 2012


There she goes...our Kindergartener
{and she had a fabulous day}

Monday, September 3, 2012


Soaking up the last days of summer on the beach of Lake Michigan

Sunday, September 2, 2012

Saturday, September 1, 2012


Allie's super-chalky shorts...Only true artists get this messy :)