Category Archives: family

I owe you February

Let’s see what us Ackerts were up to in the shortest (and coldest) month of 2013: We began turning a dirt pile (and a dream) into a reality…Kevin’s getting a garage. Welcomed my parents for a visit…then said goodbye.  I … Continue reading

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a January day

::I found this draft in my posts and am not sure why it never published:: What a beautiful January day it is. I love looking out the windows, at the swirly blue and white sky and the soft circle of … Continue reading

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Christmasing

Celebrating the month of December with a 2 year old was so. much. fun! Owen was curious about all things Christmas, and both Kevin and I really enjoyed sharing stories, traditions, songs, and preparations with him. We were able to … Continue reading

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O Christmas Tree

We had a great day wandering around the Evergreens. Finding the just right tree was a lot of fun for all three of us. This Christmas season is so much fun; following and creating traditions makes this time of year … Continue reading

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Two years

Our son is now 2!  As much as we told him how amazing and wonderful he is, and that we’re so glad to be his parents, he mostly wanted cake.  Birthday.  Cake.  Please. So, after a day of sweet moments, … Continue reading

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Fueled by chocolate

Tonight, I: am doing my best to make a couple of these. listening to this station on Pandora, and singing along to (mostly) every song! am glad I took the kids (babysat Eddy and Rae today) to McDonalds.  Gross, but … Continue reading

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Camp

I’ve been burning cones of sandalwood incense this week, attempting to recreate the smoky campfire smell we grew so accustomed to last weekend. Our little family of 3 joined two more families for a beautiful fall trip to Raystown Lake … Continue reading

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Life lately

Well, again my best blogging intentions have not actually resulted in any posts.  Not really sure what to do with  all kinds right now, I suppose.  It seems like blogging is on my project list–that is, a list I am … Continue reading

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Over here

we are getting rid of a nasty cold/cough. My little boy has never been so sick; I would love to make him feel all better! The first night he awoke with a bad cough, we bundled him up and took … Continue reading

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Sorta siblings

Every Tuesday, Owen is lucky to have 2 sweet girls get all sister-y with him. My babysitting days are always filled with laughter, outside time, snacks and play time.  Sometimes they all nap, too!

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