"A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity,
it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path."
~ Agatha Christie

Alex, Cole and Braden - At 2 years, 2 months

Friday, December 5, 2008

Blogging or Sleeping? Hmmm....

I really stink at blogging. :)

I go for a few weeks, writing every few days and I can keep up. And then December happens. Christmas prep, Mike's birthday prep, ortho appointments, pediatrician appts, ophthamology appts, sickness every few days, up all night giving nebulizer treatments and I can officially say that I feel like crap. So, it's blogging that suffers. I'm either not sleeping and blogging or not blogging and sleeping! It's a toss up most days as to what I prefer, since sleeping and writing rank up there in the top 5 for me, but lately my body has been superceding my need to write.

So, I just wanted to let you know that we are still here and still creating those blogging moments, but they just haven't made it here yet. I guess I should get in the habit of writing shorter posts more frequently...yeah! That's what I shall do, at least for this month. And maybe in boring January you will get sick of my twice a day posts... ;)

So, here is proof that we are not all just bon bons and bubble baths!

Official "Outtakes" from Christmas Pictures - Take 3

Though Outtakes implies that we actually have something to go with that was better than the outtakes, right? We don't really - and that's the bummer! Take Number 4 may never come. No more time left! These are just pictures to let you know what I am up against...the behind the scenes chaos that is our every day life. People ask if they cooperate for us all at the same time for naps, food, play, etc... Well, here's the painful answer:



Cole has turned into Jello Man.



Perfect smile from B, no one else in sight.


Christine said...

You should do a photo Xmas card with 3 or 4 of the "outtakes", with a funny 1 liner, about a having a relaxing Xmas being that they are jumping around in all of the photos. The outtakes are cute!

They are getting so big and are all adorable!

Anonymous said...

They are growing up so fast...it makes me want to cry. I'm sorry I haven't made my way over lately, I have been sick for a while, and I heard you all were too. I owe you a visit, maybe 2...and a night out for you and Mike. I miss you guys and I hope to see you soon!


MJ said...

I know that I am aliitle bias, but those children are ABSOLUTELY ADORBALE!!! I just cannot get over it!!!!
So glad I was able to spend time with them... and will do it anytime!!! Miss you and love you!