Tag Archives: Will

B is for “BOO”

Will loves to make stuff. He also loves holidays.  We’ve had the most fantastically decorated house this year, thanks to his efforts.  I’m documenting a bit of the construction paper madness we’ve had around here the last month, along with … Continue reading

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Will is FOUR!

Little Big Man turned four years old!  And he planned his big day all by himself.  There were pancakes for breakfast, hotdogs for lunch, bowling the next day, and a yellow firetruck cake.  With sprinkles.  I worried about the sprinkles, … Continue reading

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Cowboy Number Two

For the last few months we’ve had a second cowboy in the house. Will began taking riding lessons during Ben’s lesson at Enchanted Acres with Ms. Trish back in August.  He really really enjoys it and loves his lesson horse, … Continue reading

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Lesson 3: He rides solo!

Here’s Ben at his THIRD therapeutic horse back riding lesson, riding atop Spot BY HIMSELF.  Ben continues to surprise us all with his ever-expanding comfort with Spot.  This is Ben tacking his horse.  He is pulling the girth strap tight … Continue reading

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More on Casey

We’re over the moon about Casey, the Wonder Dog.  She really is just a fantastic addition to our family.   We always knew we’d have a family dog, but we were waiting for the ‘right time’.  When Mark was serving in … Continue reading

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Third Birthday!

He is absolutely, 100%, no doubt about it, in all ways THREE. But part of me can’t see it. As precocious as his babyhood was–walking at nine months, saying things like ‘bulldozer’ before he was 18 months–it is often hard … Continue reading

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“Christmas is over.”

Will spoke aloud what we all were silently thinking to ourselves this morning after a dramatic collapse of the Christmas tree. EllaRose was beneath, pulling on a favored ornament, when the un-watered, empty-based Old Blue found itself top-heavy and came … Continue reading

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She walks!

I love how Will yells “she walked!” after the first clip. I also LOVE how Ben, in his jammies and skates, points across the room to Will and asks, “you want to rollerskate?” (An RDI moment, for sure!) And who … Continue reading

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Opinion Poll

Does Will resemble the adorable “Charles in Charge” era Willie Aames or do you think McConnaughey when you spot his summertime curly locks and usually bare-shirted self?  Vote in the comments section.  Let your voice be heard!  🙂

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Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry

Winner! We loved Charleston’s Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry. Super cool exhibits. We didn’t get to play with everything this first trip, so we went ahead and bought a family membership. I’m certain we’ll get our money’s worth. We went … Continue reading

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