Saturday, January 6, 2018

Week #1 {2018} - Christmas Break Continued {Again!}

Sunday was New Years Eve and it started with Rylan getting kisses from Bombi.
I hear a loud crash and came in to find Rylan laying in the middle of this:
The printer had landed on his head.  Which is the same spot he's banged a trillion times.
To celebrate New Years Eve, the kids and I made Flat Cookies, except I was distracted and put in WAY too much flour and they weren't "flat" anymore {but they still tasted goo!}.
We rung in the New Year by going to bed at our regular time...we are such party animals!
Monday was the FIRST day of 2018! Woo hoo!
We got a call from the school district that due to Influenza A outbreak, they are closing school until NEXT Monday!  They were supposed to go back to school Wednesday so that means 5 more days of Christmas break! Ya-hoo!
What is even better is we are having an arctic blast and we get to stay indoors.
Bombi sure does love Rylan lately.
And Rylan sure does love me! 
Chris started a new New Years Day tradition this year.
He decided to make homemade cinnamon rolls.
And they were amazing!
With all the snuggling Bombi is doing, we may need to buy him a sweater.  Hee hee!
Tuesday the sunrise was beautiful peaking through the trees.
And it was this guy's birthday.
Thursday the kids created a card game while I worked.
This dog has the life man!
Friday I finished a great book, Forgotten God by Francis Chan. I highly recommend it!
Rylan was showing us the Lego creations he made yesterday all off the top of his head.
We went to Gigi's for lunch.
Saturday while Dylan's friend Nico, was over, we burned our Christmas Tree.
I love living in the country!
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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Bombi's 1st Birthday

This guy turned O•N•E today...that means we're half way through the puppy stage!!! 
So far he's ruined:
•the couch•3 rugs•3 dog beds•anything I've planted (and their pots)•a headset•a remote control•legos •window screens•legs of the dining table and chairs•towels•back door•nerf bullets/ammo•a P3 remote•flip flops•food/water bowls•Payton's 4 year old Christmas keepsakemy ankle 😵

But then he looks at me with these adorable puppy dog eyes and I still ❤️ him. Happy birthday jerk, uh I mean Bombi.

Sunday, December 31, 2017

What I Ate {December 2017}

1 - Sprouts Take Home Meal
2 - Free for All
3 - Hot Dog + Chili + BBQ Chips
4 - Kung Pao Chicken + Brown Rice
5 - Green Bean & Chicken Casserole + Green Salad
6 - Chris' Chili + Oyster Crackers
7 - Wendy's Chili
8 - KFC Chicken Tender + Mashed Potatoes
9 - Free for All
10 - Papa Murphy's Pepperoni Pizza + Dole Chopped Bacon & Bleu Salad
11 - Chicken Marsala + Butternut Squash + Roasted Brussel Sprouts
12 - Hattie B's Chicken + Mac & Cheese + Black Eye Pea Salad
13 - Lasagna Soup
14 - ???
15 - Ludlow & Prime Chicken Tenders + Blue Cheese Wedge Salad
16 - Hamburgers + Seasoned Fries
17 - Puckett's {Chris and I shared the} Loaded Potato Soup + Meat & 3 {pulled pork, squash casserole, mashed potatoes, steamed broccoli}
18 - Chicken Divine + Dole Chopped Sunflower Crunch Salad
19 - Taco Salad
20 - Chicken Teriyaki Bowls + Dole Chopped Salad Sesame Asian
21 - California Chicken Burger + Broccoli & Apple Salad with Walnuts
22 - Santa Fe Stew
23 - Beef Stroganoff
24 - {Christmas Eve} Lasagna + Mandarin Orange Salad + Garlic Bread
25 - Beans & Rice Bowls
26 - Grilled Chicken + Rice Pilaf + Roasted Vegetables
27 - Papa Murphy's Pepperoni & Jalapeno Pizza
28 - Black Bean Soup
29 - Chris' Chili
30 - Grilled Chicken + Green & White Salad