Category Archives: Family

Download: a free weekend

This past weekend we were in recovery mode from what seems like a very busy past few months. Our days were filled with the following: [practicing our chopstick skills at H’s Pho for our upcoming trip to China] [catching up … Continue reading

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Quick trip to Chicago

This past weekend we decided to make the trek into the Windy City with another family to attend a June & January event at The Land of Nod. We loaded up the car and got outta dodge early Saturday morning … Continue reading

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Download: Beaverdale Fall Festival 2017

This past weekend was one that I look forward to annually and have ever since I was a kid. Growing up and going to school in the small Des Moines neighborhood called Beaverdale, you counted down the days until the … Continue reading

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Download: Labor Day 2017

A weekend at the lake with two littles felt a little long to me – and not in the good way. But you know what, that’s ok. Back to work this week and happy about it. Hope you all had … Continue reading

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Life lately: keeping busy

[new Kate Spade kicks (similar) via T.J. Maxx] [getting into the spirit with matching jammies for the boys] [Fitzie “ran” his first 5K] [my cheering section] [post-race breakfast at Scenic Route Bakery] [couldn’t pass up a photo of this mural … Continue reading

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Haas family reunion 2017

This past weekend we traveled back to my parents’ hometown of Hays, Kansas to attend a family reunion for my dad’s side. 108 out of 144 of us made it (my dad is one of 14!), and the boys had … Continue reading

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Fitzie’s Fair

We celebrated Fitzgerald’s first birthday this past weekend in true midwest fashion – with a state fair themed bash. I’d be lying if I haven’t been planning this party since Fitz was first born in the month of August. I … Continue reading

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