Happy 11th birthday, Jake!

Eleven years ago in the upstairs bathroom, Jake was born. My life has never been the same since #4 arrived!   Jake, just minutes after his homebirth He's one of the sweetest kids around, and as he gets older each year, I'm noticing that ornery streak coming out in him just like his Dad Ted, sisters … Continue reading Happy 11th birthday, Jake!

Jake bakes a cake for Grandma Billie

Ted's mom, Billie, turned 68 today. She ran over for a visit and to drop off egg cartons and coupons to me. While she was here, Jake decided she couldn't have a birthday without birthday cake, so he decided to make her a cake.  He was naming random ingredients, so I told him to look … Continue reading Jake bakes a cake for Grandma Billie