Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Story of… BTR Woodworks

I’ve told you about me, BTR, and Jude, but today I’m going to tell you all about BTR’s woodworking business! 

It all started when after we got married and built a house and BTR’s grandpa bought him tools as our wedding present. We had previously always lived in apartments so we didn’t have anything! His first project was building the deck on the back of our house. It’s probably the most used thing he’s ever built, we eat dinner out there every night during warmer months.

An anniversary present to me, the numbers are all of the addresses we’ve lived at together.

He started out building birdhouses … read more

Friday Favorites

I can’t believe it’s already Friday! I am definitely ready for the weekend!

And since it’s Friday I’m linking up with all my favorites! There’s Darci, April, Natasha, and Christina with Five on Friday!

And then there is A Little Bit of EverythingGrace And Love, and Momfessionals for Friday Favorites!

One.
Jude turned seven months about two weeks ago, and we totally slacked on taking his monthly photo because we were so preoccupied with his surgery. We finally got it together and snapped a few earlier this week. Here are a few of my favorites. I love the one BTR snapped of me taking … read more

Weekend Fun

Hey! I know it is late on Monday night, but I figured you all were dying to know what we did this weekend! Oh you weren’t? Oh well here we are anyways… :)

We ran a couple errands on Friday night and then had dinner at our favorite little Mexican restaurant in Fairview Heights, the Chuck Wagon. Seriously, it’s our favorite place to eat!

Jude is really excited about his new winter hat!

Jude is really excited about his new winter hat!

Saturday we woke up bright and early (thank you Jude) and finished some things around the house and BTR ran a few errands for my dad’s businesses. Then my mom came over to watch Jude and BTR … read more

Friday Favorites

Since it’s Friday so I’m linking up with all my favorites! There’s Darci, April, Natasha, and Christina with Five on Friday!

And then there is A Little Bit of EverythingGrace And Love, and Momfessionals for Friday Favorites!

One.
After last week, this week was so nice to just be home and not worry about anything. Jude is doing great and has completely recovered. We did a lot of relaxing and playing this week, which was completely welcome after the stress of last week.

Two.
I feel like Jude just started crawling, so when he started to pull up and and STAND this week, … read more