Time to catch up with the ol’ blog. A few weekends ago my parents came down to watch the kiddos so we could go to an adoption parenting conference. We were really excited about a little getaway and for a chance to learn and sharpen our parenting skills. Unfortunately, the weather had different plans and by the time my parents had arrived we were in the middle of a blizzard and our flights had been cancelled. Disappointed is an understatement. We had a very nice weekend, it just looked a little different than we planned.
My mom made my favorite cinnamon french toast for breakfast.
My dad build us a little mini-deck. He had to shovel a path to the door first and he built it in the freezing cold. We watched his work from inside. Great job, dad!
The kids love it! We love it! Now we have a way to get to our nice fenced in backyard without going around the house.
We really put my parents to work. Later my dad gave Junior a much needed haircut.
My mom taught MissE how to sew a sampler. She has been wanting to learn since reading Felicity.
My parents are amazing! We were sad to miss the conference, but really enjoyed having them here!