2018-10-14: Sometimes life sucks and you have to take one for...

2018-10-07: Came home just in time to watch the webcast and...

2018-10-07: About an hour after I looked at the first picture...

2018-10-05: 32 Days. Vote. #fixit youtu.be/yo3uxqwTx…

2018-10-01: Thank you @normissweetestcookies for the amazing birthday cookies for #cleverlildevil...

2018-09-30: A toast to the birthday boy!

2018-09-30: He’s a handsome #cleverlildevil

2018-09-30: #wjlacour is 5 today! How did that happen?! He’s a...

2018-09-27: How I am feeling today. Dear God, make me a...

2018-09-27: It’s crazy hair day. My attempt at the requested unicorn...

2018-09-23: We fostered Gigi, aka Phoebe, for just over 4 weeks....

2018-09-16: There is a little girl in our house who has...

2018-09-16: In other words… from The Message. #mercytriumphsjudgement #thoughtandprayersandaction

2018-09-16: What are thoughts and prayers with no action? Preach it...

2018-09-15: This #cleverlilangel played her heart out today. @cleverdevil and I...

2018-09-14: Fine motor work with hole punch and LEGO pieces. #cleverlearning...

2018-09-09: Coached this #cleverlildude and the rest of the Kickachus today...

2018-09-08: Coaching this sweet girl in her first AYSO game today...

2018-09-07: “I’m making potions! This is science!” #cleverlildevil is doing some...

2018-09-04: Let the a la carte school year begin for #cleverlildevil...

2018-08-31: #cleverlearning field trip to Creamistry as we discuss states of...

2018-08-31: #cleverlearning field trip to Creamistry as we discuss states of...

2018-08-27: After her first week of homeschool, Colette has her first...

2018-08-11: Pretty sure this was our first selfie. Before digital cameras...

2018-08-11: I miss you, Friends! @rainepip @ahpoole @claire.atkins @lwfulton

2018-08-11: Breakfast with my favorite girl @clevercolette #cleverlilangel

2018-08-07: For those following along: #cleverlildevil has been diagnosed with Abdominal...

2018-08-03: Getting ready to watch #clevercolette as the narrator, Peggy, and...

2018-08-02: Tried to sort out William going to the neurologist this...

2018-08-01: Just finished my AYSO online training. Next some field training,...

2018-07-28: Thanks to @cleverdevil, I’ve got my Micro.blog account off to...

2018-07-25: 15.5 years and still making me smile. Love my Winston...

2018-07-11: So we celebrated 7-11 day with our free slurpees. Colette...

2018-07-11: View from William’s swim class. And Happy 7-11 Day! Yes,...

2018-07-11: So i shared this on IG and it didn’t seem...

2018-07-09: I’m so lucky to have met two real live Santas...

2018-07-01: This may not be a popular opinion, but the Apple...

2018-06-28: When we don’t bring a stroller, William hops on a...

2018-06-20: My brief return into the professional teaching world comes to...

2018-06-14: I can tell my baby girl is sick because she...

2018-06-06: Made it to ATL with kids in tow. Daddy is...

2018-06-01: TKG Thinker Fair: Colette first wanted to engineer a device...

2018-05-08: Today I was given information about how beneficial mindfulness is,...

2018-04-16: Hey guess what…! I’ve got a new niece!! I just...

2018-04-04: 21 years, at this point I remember more of my...

2018-04-01: Here’s to hoping it’s not a 2000+ year old April...

2018-03-20: 7 years after our first date, we got married. 7...

2018-03-11: As I relaxed on the couch Colette set up a...

2018-02-20: The temperature will not even reach 60 today. SoCal Snow...

2018-02-16: This is an interesting article, however, what does one do...

2018-02-14: Happy Valentine’s Day from my sweet kiddos! Our football-lovin fun...

2018-02-13: Mardi Gras dinner :) Note: No non-edible babies were harmed...

2018-02-13: Beware the non-edible babies! Also, happy Mardi Gras!

2018-02-10: Relaxing.

2018-02-09: Just arrived at the Westin Desert Willow Villas for a...

2018-02-07: For those playing along, I have another one:

2018-02-06: I wrote a mood equation. Can you decipher it? Can...

2018-02-06: Seriously people, watch the launch and the landings. Sonic booms!...

2018-02-06: I’m being pulled back in the bow so much that...

2018-02-04: I believe I am officially on the mend, yet I...

2018-02-03: In bed 95% of the day with a low grade...

2018-02-02: Mean mama took Colette down with her. We’re snuggled up...

2018-02-02: Traffic over here is bursting at about 35mph every few...

2018-02-02: Laying down in the guest room with a warmed rice...

2018-02-01: I fought the good fight, but current sinus pain, headache,...

2018-01-28: Surprise! Colette is 7 :) Under the guise of a...

2018-01-22: Ummm it’s 3:30AM, and I still haven’t been able to...

2018-01-19: It’s 7:50. My kids are still sleeping. We are not...

2018-01-11: Finally got my hands on this book! Ready to take...

2018-01-07: Gearing up for a busy week! Tuesday: Cirque Du Soleil:...

2018-01-01: My 2018 word: Joy 2018 verse: “Be joyful in hope,...

2017-12-23: Nothing like returning home to LAX traffic! Almost home, just...

2017-12-21: Between a Papa who worked on the Saturn V and...

2017-12-18: Doing my 7 days until Christmas, 7 gifted books. This...

2017-12-11: Foiled by the slime craze! That thing when find out...

2017-12-11:

2017-12-06: Such a joy to have a moment with my sweet...

2017-11-30: Can’t seem to get this oldie but goodie, from The...

2017-11-27: Wishing I wasn’t still awake.

2017-11-21: Photo 6 of 7. But actually I did two 4s,...

2017-11-20: Are there words for this?? 😍😍💞

2017-11-20: Jonathan: take a picture together and show that you love...

2017-11-20: I think I’m on photo 5 of 7. 😇

2017-11-19: William and Colette sang in front of the church for...

2017-11-16: Photo 4 of 7. Forget the whole days thing. Teachers...

2017-11-13: We will miss you @camilleroux Thank you for helping us...

2017-11-12: Day 4 of 7.

2017-11-11: Day 3 of 7

2017-11-09: Day 2 of 7.

2017-11-09: It’s a great day to share this video again: youtu.be/XkS2Sl1kl…...

2017-11-08: Jill said I had to do it, so her I...

2017-11-06: At 5:30am I was awake. Not due to my kids,...

2017-11-06: Happy Birthday Senor! If it was 20ish years ago, I’d...

2017-11-05: Loving our Santa time :)

2017-11-01: I keep seeing this picture today. It warms my heart,...

2017-11-01: Got my book. Now sitting in the Santa Monica High...

2017-10-31: #clevercolette and #wjlacour Mal and BingBong

2017-10-01: The first time I held my baby boy. 😍

2017-09-26: Can I get an “amen”? “In their hearts humans plan...

2017-09-26: It’s a four squares of chocolate kind of night.

2017-09-25: I hope they always find such comfort in each other....

2017-09-24: Satisfying my curiosity as to why it’s tied to sports...

2017-09-24: Hair by #clevercolette

2017-09-21: In Lyft on the way to dinner in Hollywood, then...

2017-09-18: The goal for today was to see @theellenshow taping. #fail....

2017-09-15: 8:30 on a Friday night is a normal bedtime, right?...

2017-09-14: Anyone have toothpicks? I’m needing them to keep my eyes...

2017-09-13: Putting William to bed and asking him about his day,...

2017-09-10: Lazy Sunday. #clevernelson

2017-09-09: Time to start the show! g.co/kgs/BM843…

2017-09-09: Yellow means it’s healing, right? #nofilter

2017-09-07: Doc says one more week in boot as long as...

2017-09-02: Weekend plans canceled. Thanks to a bit of clumsiness, I’ll...

2017-08-27: Morning snuggles from #wjlacour #thebest #mommytime

2017-08-19: 36 years ago my dad got a newborn baby girl...

2017-08-14: William in utter frustration: Daddy! You’re terrible driving is making...

2017-08-12: I really have no idea how to respond or how...

2017-08-12: So proud of my girl! 10 days of camp, 7...

2017-08-12: Let’s go Pool Kid #5!! First musical theater performance for...

2017-08-04: #wjlacour had a great week at soccer camp! He seemed...

2017-07-30: First time @hollywoodbowl with my #clevercolette. Seeing #Mammamia starring @dovecameron...

2017-07-30: #wjlacour gets a special date with our lovely Sheny at...

2017-07-30: Camille’s first day with us was Lais last day with...

2017-07-29: The boys are enjoying some time with Camille too :)...

2017-07-29: Welcome to the family Camille! #cleverlacours #camilletheaupair

2017-07-17: I try not to make it a habit to see...

2017-07-16: Mouth-open sleeping and we haven’t boarded the plane yet. Maui–>LAX...

2017-07-16: We made it to Kihei for a sunset after our...

2017-07-15: New view. Ending our Maui vacation at @thewestinmaui . Waterslides...

2017-07-13: Just some afternoon ukulele striking by the golf course. #clevercolette...

2017-07-12: Got antibiotics for a cough on Sunday. Antibiotics destroyed my...

2017-07-08: This will do. Time to relax in Maui!

2017-06-29: Some wonderful William quips today: After seeing a character on...

2017-06-26: We heard the ring of an ice cream truck down...

2017-06-25: Breathing deep. First day back leading a classroom tomorrow. Excited...

2017-06-23: William just told me “the secret of loving people.” I...

2017-06-18: My curly girl and my snuggle bug are back from...

2017-06-18: Happy Father’s Day @cleverdevil ! I’m celebrating you at the...

2017-06-15: Lounging with The Nelson :)

2017-06-14: Bye kiddos! See you Sunday! Bon Voyage a Paris Jonathan,...

2017-06-08: W: I see a house that’s tented. Me: Oh yeah?...

2017-06-08: When you ask #wjlacour if he would like to try...

2017-06-07: I’ve seen a lot of posts of preschool graduations and...

2017-06-05: W:”Let’s dig this deep to my neck.” Teacher: “Ok, we’ll...

2017-06-05: I told William that I have some work to do...

2017-06-04: As I reflect on memories with and of my grandma,...

2017-06-03: Homework due at 11:59. Homework submitted at 11:58. Still got...

2017-05-30: Throwback to the acrostics I wrote for my kiddos. Still...

2017-05-29: We got around to editing the clever candy bonanza the...

2017-05-28: Bingbong siting at the LaCour home!

2017-05-28: I’m officially back in the game with my CPR/First Aid...

2017-05-27: Currently taking a speech and language development class. While I...

2017-05-25: Homework done. Now for sleep. Feeling kind of beat up...

2017-05-25: William asleep. Now for that homework assignment that’s due at...

2017-05-25: What is it about early 90s live action cartoons that...

2017-05-25: That thing when it’s 8:40am and your kids are still...

2017-05-20: I’ve been running a marathon for a few weeks now....

2017-05-16: Went to foot doc for follow up on heel healing...

2017-05-15: When your 6 year old starts struggling with The Problem...

2017-05-15: Time for some cosmic yoga :) #wjlacour #clevercolette

2017-05-12: Ignore the cuteness for a moment and acknowledge that the...

2017-05-11: Mother’s Day Celebration at school. I’d say I look pretty...

2017-05-11: Teacher love 😍😍😍 #clevercolette can’t wait to meet the little...

2017-05-10: There’s speculation that Spicey has been benched. What is the...

2017-05-09: This is so cool!! www.fastcompany.com/3059469/i…

2017-05-08: This hurts my brain. But very interesting. all-that-is-interesting.com/authagrap…

2017-05-06: Kentucky Derby Watch Party. A day of delicious food, friends...

2017-05-04: Let the fun begin! #greatwolflodge #specialbirthday #girlsnight #clevercolette

2017-05-02: Went in for a cortisone shot to speed up healing...

2017-04-30: Like father like son! #wjlacour #2cleverdevils @cleverdevil

2017-04-30: We rearranged their room to give them a more defined...

2017-04-25: “I’m a cheetah!” #clevercolette #wjlacour #facepaintingbycolette

2017-04-20: A teenage mutant ninja turtle and his makeup.

2017-04-20: Saw this tired old guy, and William decided to pick...

2017-04-15: I could get all metaphorical about this spring-looking dinner, but...

2017-04-15: pixie4peace saw this guy, smiled, and thought of you :)...

2017-04-02: First 11v11 game in about 17 years! First cardio in...

2017-03-30: 3yrs 6mos. My little William dude is growing quickly! I...

2017-03-28: She still is a sweet big sister. Or as William...

2017-03-28: Migraine this morning 3am-7:30am. You know when you feel like...

2017-03-24: Speakeasy

2017-03-24: As much as I would have liked the bill to...

2017-03-21: The improv episode of Julie’s Greenroom is awesome! We’ll be...

2017-03-21: First day in 6weeks without schoolwork hanging over my head....

2017-03-20: Daddy: one day you will have a beard like me....

2017-03-20: William found a “neutralizer.” He is going to “neutralize me...

2017-03-20: Which one is Yertle?

2017-03-20: 13 Years of Marriage Happy Anniverary Jonathan LaCour! I'm so blessed to have chosen...

2017-03-19:

2017-03-19:

2017-03-19: C: M-O-M, I need a holder for my bottle on...

2017-03-18: Leaving my last day of Reggio class after final group...

2017-03-16: Sometime just taking a long shower is enough self-care to...

2017-03-15: Remember when the FB question prompt used be just “is?”...

2017-03-15: Time to pull out the old Frog and Toad book!...

2017-03-14: Happy Pi Day! What type of pie will you be...

2017-03-10: Desperation: that feeling when you have a Saturday class, and...

2017-03-09: Getting ready for practicing my color mixing lesson plan :)...

2017-03-09: Really interesting food for thought. www.theatlantic.com/video/ind…

2017-03-08: #intlwomensday reading :)

2017-03-07: My 10yr old nephew is battling severe depression. He has...

2017-03-04: Pushing into the discomfort of growth.” Look in a mirror...

2017-03-01: Colette: William, I am going to tell you a story...

2017-02-28: I’m not Catholic, but I know how celebrate like one!...

2017-02-26: Colette decided to make herself a Nutella sandwich, so I...

2017-02-23: Geeking out tonight! www.thewillows.org/page/news…

2017-02-23: Question: why is futuristic clothing usually black, white, or metallic?...

2017-02-17: For your reference: www.theatlantic.com/internati…

2017-02-13: Back to school for mama got real this week! Trying...

2017-02-11: Driving a snowmobile for #clevercolette #sarahcolette

2017-02-09: Cousins. #clevercolette #wjlacour #sarahcolette

2017-02-07: Please tell me why I should have hope for our...

2017-02-05: Good job coca-cola! Together is beautiful!

2017-02-04: Brothers.

2017-02-01: Colette: Mama, you know why I like writing 1 for...

2017-01-29: I adore her! #clevercolette is 6! #bamwhat

2017-01-28: Born at 3:02am in Atlanta 6 years ago on 1/28....

2017-01-22: Um, you might need tissues. This is incredible! Watch with...

2017-01-21: Not that he has proven to be a man of...

2017-01-21: One of my favorite signs at the #womensmarchRB was “May...

2017-01-21: The backlash to the Women’s March is disheartening. So many...

2017-01-16: Gaslighting. Know what it means and don’t be a victim....

2017-01-13: Who is coming with me?

2017-01-11: Wearing my Hope for Today shirt despite how I’m feeling...

2017-01-10: I’ve tried to gently wake this sleeping beauty 4 times....

2017-01-08: ww2.kqed.org/mindshift…

2017-01-07: Kids from the Stone Age made a little sitting area....

2017-01-05: She got to meet @garyteeth and @norwhal from @royalteeth on...

2017-01-05: Taking this party animal to her first concert! Grabbing some...

2017-01-04: #clevercolette and #wjlacour face swap. Weeeeeeird!

2017-01-04: Happy Birthday Elaine! You’re the best mother in law a...

2017-01-01: 2017 word: STRENGTH 2017 verse: “But I will sing of...

2016-12-27: Fancy date time for these beautiful people! #clevercolette #sarahcolette @cleverdevil...

2016-12-25: Also, pandora stackable rings :) Garnett for my January baby,...

2016-12-24: Christmas Eve Candlelight Service 2016 #wjlacour #cleverlacours #clevercolette #sarahcolette

2016-12-23: Love these #cleverdevils! #wjlacour and @cleverdevil

2016-12-23: William peers over Jonathan’a shoulder: You’re playing Mawio!! J: yeah!...

2016-12-23: This little elf has grown so much! But he still...

2016-12-22: Christmas in SoCal: Outdoor movie night as we shout Merry...

2016-12-22: The Tri Betta Sisters received an anonymous donation for a...

2016-12-22: Christmas pampering and learning some Chinese and Vietnamese :) Colette...

2016-12-17: We may have a new LA Christmas tradition: Holiday Sing...

2016-12-17: Proof of #wjlacour’s amazing innate quick wit: After the holiday...

2016-12-17: At the tender age of 5, Colette has called her...

2016-12-17: #wjlacour is a born charmer. Exhibit A: “Don’t leave my...

2016-12-16: Dainty #clevercolette

2016-12-16: Classic Afternoon Tea at The Disneyland Hotel. I had a...

2016-12-16: Stair workout before Afternoon Tea at The Disneyland Hotel :)...

2016-12-09: Tonight at dinner Colette asked me “mommy, what do you...

2016-12-06: Morning laugh: “William I need to get you dressed!” “I...

2016-12-06: “Here there is no Gentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised,...

2016-12-03: 2:45am, why am I up?! I just binge watched Gilmore...

2016-12-01: Ready for the Riviera Village Holiday Stroll! #wjlacour asleep and...

2016-11-29: The journey home! #cleverangels

2016-11-29: A picture recreated as we wait for @francescabella to return...

2016-11-28: These girls rocked the ice skating today. We had to...

2016-11-27: Rockette princesses in the taxi on the way to the...

2016-11-27:

2016-11-27: #cleverangels and #lillettebffs in NYC Liliana is sharing the magic of NYC at Christmas time...

2016-11-27: Advent Day 1-HOPE So yeah this is kind of the...

2016-11-27:

2016-11-27: Ummmm yeah… can you say adorable?? #sarahcolette

2016-11-25: An evening in NYC: Grand Central Station Oyster Bar, Bryant...

2016-11-25: In our Uber on our way to the hotel and...

2016-11-25: Headed to our girls weekend in NYC!! #sarahcolette #cleverangels

2016-11-24: Happy Thanksgiving from the #cleverlacours #wjlacour #sarahcolette

2016-11-23: William channeled his artistic genes his evening at dinner. He...

2016-11-23: Atlanta Botanical Garden Lights with #cleverlacours #wjlacour #sarahcolette

2016-11-20: Old man Winston snuggled up tight tonight. 😍

2016-11-17: I have to see terrible sights like this when I...

2016-11-17: I see Leonardo! Where’s William?? #wjlacour

2016-11-17: Our front grass is in!!

2016-11-11: Snuggling this little guy who took a nap today. I...

2016-11-10: After some feedback, I want to be clear. I don’t...

2016-11-09: Here’s what I am telling my children. Thanks Madam Secretary...

2016-11-09: Today I will #chooselove, and I hope you will too....

2016-11-09: So please correct me if I am wrong: our President-elect...

2016-11-08: Seems like California had another interpretation of “they go low,...

2016-11-08: I have faith in God to share with my daughter...

2016-11-08: Someone make this stop.

2016-11-08: Voted. #iworewhite #election2016 #electiondaywhite #sistersuffragette

2016-11-05: #wjlacour #myhandsomedude I can barely stand how cute he is!...

2016-11-05: #wjlacour #sarahcolette got some early Santa love for a good...

2016-11-04: Fundraiser for The Gayle Cronin Foundation in the morning. Colette:...

2016-11-04: Last minute opportunity if you LOVE getting Santa pics every...

2016-11-03: Gratitude. I live in a place that I see this...

2016-11-02: Nothing like tuning into the baseball season in the bottom...

2016-11-02: Once there was this little girl who came to visit...

2016-11-01: Laying in bed with a tummy ache, and I’m not...

2016-10-31: Hermione and The Green Lantern grabbing a pre-Trick or Treat...

2016-10-31: “In brightest day, in blackest night, No CANDY shall escape...

2016-10-31: Sent the kiddos in the treat wagon with Daddy while...

2016-10-30: This about sums it up. @cleverdevil and #cleverangel equals #cleverlacours...

2016-10-27: If you were wondering, getting off of a 9+hr flight...

2016-10-27: How I look after a sprint through JFK from customs...

2016-10-27: We came, we saw, we triomfed #barcelona #cleverlacours #arcdetriomf🇪🇸

2016-10-27: Returned to my friend in Parc de la Ciutadella #mamut...

2016-10-26: That thing when you set 3 alarms so that you...

2016-10-25: Chocolate corks. Delicious. Presentation was impressive. Mmmmm chocolate!

2016-10-25: “Cheesecake” As much as I love chocolate this was the...

2016-10-25: Baklava : pistachio foam inside puff pastry drizzled with honey....

2016-10-25: We were invited to the dessert room, where we started...

2016-10-25: Octopus in Pankow accompanied by vinegar cucumber. Dessert posts coming...

2016-10-25: 15 different Tapas, this was one of my top two....

2016-10-25: Absolutely a meal of a lifetime: tastes, textures, ambiance, service,...

2016-10-25: Waiting for a meal of a lifetime! #tickets #cleverlacours #barcelona...

2016-10-25: Sure I kept both hands on the handles… 😇 Ride...

2016-10-25: Ice cream by a Michelin star chef, si!! #cleverlacours #barcelona...

2016-10-25: Ebike tour in the rain :)

2016-10-23: Day 1 Barcelona: Las Ramblas, #buenhombre, and the end of...

2016-10-23: Finally woke up in time for breakfast :) #cleverlacours

2016-10-23: Hola Barcelona! Buenos dias!#cleverlacours

2016-10-22: Happy Birthday Just Destiny! Your strength and perseverance amaze me!...

2016-10-21: Enjoyed some good-looking food today, but the best food today...

2016-10-21: My dessert game is strong. I win! #cleverlacours #mallorca

2016-10-21: Salud! #cleverlacours #mallorca

2016-10-21: Catedral de Santa Maria de Palma #cleverlacours

2016-10-21: Selfie in Mallorca #cleverlacours

2016-10-21: Good afternoon Mallorca! We slept a little late! 😇

2016-10-20: Snuggled in bed! I’ll be dreaming about the relaxing bubble...

2016-10-20: Airport lounge number 3 for the day! And now we...

2016-10-20: Windmills, check.

2016-10-19: You might call it a 2nd honeymoon with @cleverdevil Or...

2016-10-19: Up up and away!

2016-10-19: Lounging while we wait for our flight to Barcelona via...

2016-10-18: Why does the smoke alarm start running low on batteries...

2016-10-16: That thing when you are trying to write down as...

2016-10-15: Cleaning up the backyard and enjoying it.

2016-10-14: Sitting outside at the mall, and I hear “it’s freezing...

2016-10-13: Waiting for Van Morrison: really hoping for Crazy Love, Brand...

2016-10-13: It’s Not Unusual to be rocking out with Tom Jones...

2016-10-12: Who do I know that loves Van Morrison as much...

2016-10-12: PanCAKE breakfast for awesome Daddy’s birthday!

2016-10-11: Hey guess what! I get to go to Barcelona next...

2016-10-09: This is when my hubby turned 30! We celebrated with...

2016-10-08: The look of a kid who just cut his cake...

2016-10-08: William got to choose the message for his birthday cake....

2016-10-08: “The words my husband used are unacceptable and offensive to...

2016-10-08: “I’d never withdraw. I’ve never withdrawn in my life,” Trump...

2016-10-04: Lilly and Jonathan welcomed Tina immediately. Tina and Jonathan nominated...

2016-10-04: As our Tri Beta Fish sorority lost its president, Tiffany,...

2016-10-04: After weeks of trial to get Tiffany to eat, we...

2016-10-03: When #sarahcolette falls asleep during the day you know she’s...

2016-09-30: Don’t miss a bit of frosting! #wjlacour

2016-09-30: What do you want for birthday breakfast? GREEN CAKE! #wjlacour...

2016-09-26: Lunch in the cabana poolside with @cleverdevil #relax #cleverlacours

2016-09-25: A little getaway with my man @cleverdevil Cocktails, pool, and...

2016-09-23: Our Friday. Hiking field trip for #sarahcolette Muffins and beach...

2016-09-23: Dropped my girl off for her first big hike. Wishing...

2016-09-22: Do you think it’s discolored?!

2016-09-22: Slam. Swell. Tape. Rice. #oneofthosedays #ouch

2016-09-22: Which toe do you think I slammed into the wall...

2016-09-21: #makeupbysarahcolette

2016-09-20: And another hashtag #TerrenceCrutcher I just don’t get it. Why?...

2016-09-19: Ready for Embrace @bodyimagemovement! Thanks @enlightenedmoms and @mykindofmama for the...

2016-09-15: Jonathan: loves food, swims without a care. #tribetafish

2016-09-15: Tiffany is on the left. She has shown that she...

2016-09-14: We started a sorority this evening with 3 female Bettas....

2016-09-14: First Day at r.u.m.p_preschool with a throw back to first...

2016-09-12: MMR and TDAP on my right arm, flu shot on...

2016-09-11: Fell asleep with the kids and Just woke up from...

2016-09-11: I haven’t forgotten. 9/11/01

2016-09-10: A year after our reconnaissance visit to LA, we were...

2016-09-10: This was our visit to LA 5years ago to see...

2016-09-08: #sarahcolette giving #wjlacour a ride home from school :)

2016-09-08: First Days of School ages 1 to 5! #sarahcolette

2016-09-06: Opening Day at TKG. Colette was welcomed into the nest,...

2016-09-03: #wjlacour down for the count 😞 Two episodes so far....

2016-09-02: I just woke up from a dream about talking to...

2016-08-31: #sarahcolette heading down to San Diego on the “Hogwarts express”...

2016-08-27: She didn’t catch the past two stomach bugs that went...

2016-08-19: Mommy-William green for mommy’s birthday breakfast. I had a handsome...

2016-08-17: Clayton T. French aren’t you glad I brought this little...

2016-08-14: My evil unhealthy plan to have dessert every night the...

2016-08-12: I wore my Team USA soccer jersey today. Sorry! :(...

2016-08-07: He’s feeling puny again :( He asked me to cover...

2016-08-06: Cheering on the USA Women’s soccer team! Let’s go ladies!!...

2016-08-05: Goodbyes are not easy :(

2016-08-05: Had a great time with @jxlie.4, and now she is...

2016-08-04: California Adventure is not as much of an adventure for...

2016-08-04: California Adventure with @jxlie.4 #sarahcolette #wjlacour

2016-08-03: Crazy eyebrows and a lost tooth!

2016-08-03: Honey I Shrunk Our Niece! @jxlie.4

2016-08-03: I’m just going to leave this here

2016-08-01: 3 episodes in to Stranger Things, verdict: The Killing with...

2016-07-29: I had forgotten how much I love A Chorus Line!...

2016-07-27: “Don’t boo! Vote!” President Barack Obama He said some pretty...

2016-07-27: Remember the days when you would meet your anticipated guest...

2016-07-27: So proud of my little girl trying something new and...

2016-07-27: Sick boy :( #wjlacour After 5 episodes in an hour,...

2016-07-27: In other news, Colette saw an elderly woman at the...

2016-07-27: On the list of not the best things about being...

2016-07-26: As we watched the DNC tonight with Colette, explaining that...

2016-07-26: No babies to cuddle this time! But we’re hoping @jxlie.4...

2016-07-25: Countdown to @jxlie.4 This was your first trip to LA...

2016-07-22: This was timely to pop up as my little boy...

2016-07-21: jxlie.4 can’t wait for you to come visit next week!!...

2016-07-21: “My body is scared, but I’m not!” #sarahcolette fastest longest...

2016-07-21: Just me and my girl #sarahcolette on the Ferris wheel!...

2016-07-18: Celebrating this Big Boy at Disneyland this evening! Just me...

2016-07-17: My little buddy spent 20minutes this evening giving his last...

2016-07-17: #sarahcolette took care of the TKG guinea pig, Smores this...

2016-07-17: William threw @cleverdevil’s phone and scratched it. So after processing...

2016-07-12: Trying to take more advantage of where we live. And...

2016-07-12: Breakfast date as requested by my sweet silly boy #wjlacour...

2016-07-09: I might be addicted to the bowl. The Hollywood Bowl....

2016-07-08: Road weary

2016-07-08: #thejosephedward started to warm up to his crazy cousins #sarahcolette...

2016-07-08: “Cute but no more!” @cleverdevil is declaring us officially a...

2016-07-08: “I love babies! I want 1000!!!” #sarahcolette loved meeting cousin...

2016-07-04: Happy Fourth of July! Just hanging out in bed with...

2016-07-04: Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays, and...

2016-07-02: Little mommy with her lap baby :) #sarahcolette

2016-07-02: Set up for a smooth flight!

2016-06-28: “I’m a ballerina, a gymnast, and a ninja warrior! I...

2016-06-22: Shocked #facesofdisneyland

2016-06-22: I ate too much seatbelt!! #facesofdisneyland

2016-06-22: Feed me your seatbelt!! #facesofdisneyland

2016-06-20:

2016-06-20: When you’ve had a giant pile of dirt in your...

2016-06-19: Sleepy right Little Man! #wjlacour

2016-06-19: Happy Father’s Day Dad, Donald H. French! Thank you for...

2016-06-15: Last day of school awesomeness: portfolio share, Charlotte’s web performance,...

2016-06-11: Exaggerator, Stradivari, Creator

2016-06-11: Harry Potter LaCour and Granny Colette #wjlacour #sarahcolette

2016-06-11: Little mommy influences her little brother :) #wjlacour #sarahcolette

2016-06-01: So we are headed to Atlanta for 4th of July!...

2016-05-30: Thank you to the men and women who gave their...

2016-05-29: Couch snuggles after our breakfast date. Love my dude! #wjlacour...

2016-05-26: I honestly thought I had registered to vote in California...

2016-05-26: Putting William to sleep last night Me: are you going...

2016-05-25: I LOVED having the opportunity to participate at The Knowing...

2016-05-24: Nothing like a school fundraiser for an excuse to have...

2016-05-24: Been promising #sarahcolette for 2weeks that we would get her...

2016-05-22: They might love each other. #wjlacour #sarahcolette

2016-05-22: That thing when your baby brother has a baby of...

2016-05-21: I can’t wait to meet my newest nephew!! Welcome to...

2016-05-21: Praying for jockeys and horses today at Pimlico! It hasn’t...

2016-05-19: Please let me know if you take or have taken...

2016-05-18: Balcony. Peace. #andazcostarica

2016-05-18: Ending the trip right. I only wish we booked two...

2016-05-17: This is amazing! Andrew Niesen, has your dad heard of...

2016-05-16: Sulfuric mud: great for the skin, not for the nose!...

2016-05-16: We had a wonderful time with our tour. Zipline, Horseback...

2016-05-16: This is about to happen:

2016-05-12: Mama’s with kiddos under 5, where are you going on...

2016-05-11: That is one smart iguana! Or “giguana” according to #wjlacour...

2016-05-11: Swim up bar FTW! #jonface Wish y’all were here @jenniferlund...

2016-05-10: Best chocolate milk in town too! #puravida #costarica

2016-05-10: Best chocolate milk in town town!

2016-05-10: Apparently we like to fly around this time in May...

2016-05-10: We found coffee, the best coffee in town, and toys...

2016-05-09: Praying that when he awakes we’ll be in Costa Rica...

2016-05-07: Ok friends, we are off TK Tamarindo Costa Rica on...

2016-05-04: Disney moments

2016-04-30: We made art! Which one is mine, which one is...

2016-04-28: Has anyone seen my kids?

2016-04-19: She refused to get in her bed bc Daddy wasn’t...

2016-04-19: Overheard on the way to school this morning: William: “…until...

2016-04-16: Mommy-William date!

2016-04-14: We had such a great time with @cashlock and crew...

2016-04-10: No comment needed. #wjlacour and @cleverdevil

2016-04-06: There you have it. Three LaCours #wjlacour #sarahcolette

2016-04-01: While William was eating his grapes for lunch, he kept...

2016-03-29: Happy Birthday Mom! Thanks for being “sparky!” “When you grow...

2016-03-29: Wishing Happy Birthday to my mom today! You are a...

2016-03-27: This child is always trying to get a laugh.

2016-03-27: Just before they got owned at the Easter egg hunt....

2016-03-26: love these kids!

2016-03-26: Inspiring beauty. #theflowerfields

2016-03-22: Beautiful curly top! Still blonde but not as blonde as...

2016-03-22: Cousins are the best!!

2016-03-20: There’s this thing called relaxing! I highly recommend it! I...

2016-03-20: Anniversary “morning” drinks :) nitro cold brew and a tea...

2016-03-19: Traditional 12 year anniversary celebration is a getaway to the...

2016-03-19: As we were falling asleep last night, I told William,...

2016-03-17: Sibling love :)

2016-03-16: Spent the afternoon at a preschool waiting to sell books....

2016-03-14: Who is ready for Pi(e) today??!!

2016-03-10: Felt a rumble as I was putting Colette to bed...

2016-03-10: Old Man Winston. He’s a grumpy dog, but I love...

2016-03-06: Don’t worry about me! I’ve got superheroes in my house!!...

2016-03-05: Whatif I break my neck?! Whatif I have the best...

2016-03-02: One dog at my ankles and one dog behind my...

2016-02-29: 100th Day of School pillow fight celebration! #oxytocinboost #connectedness

2016-02-27: Scratch art coloring with Colette #practicegratitude

2016-02-26: The Tanners are back! What great memories it brings back...

2016-02-26: Fuller House: Episode 1–shameless yet perfect!

2016-02-26: I’ve been driven to drink. Caramel java chip is my...

2016-02-25: When you’re already buckled in your seat, but you turn...

2016-02-23: Moments to let my brain be creative, imaginative, and resourceful....

2016-02-22: Silly moments and snuggles with my buddy. #practicegratitude

2016-02-21: We have a great park nearby with lots of trees...

2016-02-20: God forbid I ever look back and say, I miss...

2016-02-19: TKG kids wanted a swing. So they made one! What...

2016-02-19: Another morning of snuggles. Headed to the doc in a...

2016-02-18: I love cuddling up in this gloriously soft blanket! #practicegratitude...

2016-02-18: Other than being behind on blog posts, I’m kind of...

2016-02-17: Afternoon plans canceled. Little Dude got sick all over himself...

2016-02-14: My Valentine

2016-02-13: 5yo alone with makeup + costumes = 80s revival You...

2016-02-13: He sleeps in my arms too :) 😍😍

2016-02-13: At least he feels comfortable sleeping in his babysitter’s arms!...

2016-02-02: Colette took the plunge today and got her ears pierced!...

2016-01-28: She is totally diva these days! “It’s all about the...

2016-01-28: Birthday breakfast at Disneyland! Now onto a few rides before...

2016-01-24: So I thought this was a fun one :) Without...

2016-01-24: Looks like we’ll be having a Denver Omelet followed by...

2016-01-21: Sometimes you have to tell that super mommy voice in...

2016-01-19: Afternoon snuggles with my girl. Sometimes you just need some...

2016-01-17: Nope, not vacation. Just lunch :) #socallife

2016-01-16: Where are we going William? “To the moon!!”

2016-01-11: Making himself comfy #wjlacour

2016-01-09: Well that sickness kicked my butt. I’m still congested with...

2016-01-08: When I am sick or lonely Game Show Network is...

2016-01-08: Jonathan LaCour attempted to get work done with kiddos hanging...

2016-01-08: When mommy is sick, it means free reign of her...

2016-01-07: Kids are off with Auntie Francesca Pappagallo, who came to...

2016-01-07: That thing when you can feel your fever in your...

2016-01-05: That thing when there is a break in the rain...

2016-01-05: Rain!!!

2015-12-31: A verse that we asked our friends to share at...

2015-12-30: My Winston boy enjoying a snooze

2015-12-25: O holy night! The stars are brightly shining It is...

2015-12-22:

2015-12-21: Time to awaken the force at The El Capitan! I’ve...

2015-12-19: Before and after doodling :) #usbornebooks #relaxing

2015-12-16: Hot chocolate is serious business!

2015-12-15: Jedi watching tv.

2015-12-13: “Snow” sledding at Dreamhost Family Holiday party

2015-12-09: Ready for 4.5hrs in the air headed home!

2015-12-08: Definitely a classic!

2015-12-05: The flight attendant gave the kids some wings. William asked...

2015-12-02: The face you make when you get a tower of...

2015-11-28: So I was shocked when Colette’s picture did not show...

2015-11-28: Doodling and coloring at my vendor event :)

2015-11-28: Doodling and coloring at my vendor event :)

2015-11-28: I’m packing up to head to the Mompreneur Holiday Boutique!...

2015-11-25: We made a teepee today just because :)

2015-11-23: William loved the LA Auto Show the most :)

2015-11-21: Sleeping Leia

2015-11-17: Sometimes you need snuggles from your baby girl! (even though...

2015-11-17: Sometimes when you have plans to rest but then you...

2015-11-16: How refreshing to hear someone make rational points!

2015-11-15: So I know this isn’t what Popeye means, but does...

2015-11-15: Well, this is one way to respond: www.cnn.com/2015/11/1…

2015-11-15: Does anyone have this tradition?? I am not sure I...

2015-11-13: Praying

2015-11-13: Paris, je t’aime.

2015-11-10: Today I am thankful for this awesomeness! I NEEDS it!...

2015-11-09: “I feel a little sick today. I just want to...

2015-11-07: Having so much fun with Santa! This is really a...

2015-11-06: Last chance for my local friends to get tickets to...

2015-11-05: The desire to prepare your child for anything cannot be...

2015-11-05: If only they loved each other!

2015-11-05: Some days you have to learn how to teach an...

2015-11-04: Winston likes to say that he liked being only kid,...

2015-11-04: Renovation campout in mommy’s room

2015-11-04: As much as she is learning and as independent as...

2015-11-04: Every year I am shocked by how early it gets...

2015-11-04: Can i just say how I love that my daughter...

2015-11-03: Tis the Season! The season for spreading joy and giving...

2015-10-31: The bunny is back!

2015-10-31: Bing Bong was definitely fading tonight.

2015-10-31: Happy Halloween! Remember it’s also time to FALL BACK!

2015-10-30: The girl full of joy, decided to be Sadness #insideout...

2015-10-29: That thing when the middle of your house disappears. #phase2...

2015-10-29: #westerwearday #yeehaw

2015-10-29: I sure miss this goofball! Come back soon Jonathan LaCour!...

2015-10-28: I had the important task of scoping out Mickey’s Not...

2015-10-22: Oh no! William got eaten by a giant pumpkin!

2015-10-22: 10/22….what does that bring to mind???…hmmmm… OH YEAH! Just Destiny’s...

2015-10-21: Who is looking for some fun on Saturday?

2015-10-20: It’s one of those days that I feel completely validated....

2015-10-18: status by William: oi5wwr67h8i8,] ' [potrhftfcvg l;

2015-10-18: status by William: oi5wwr67h8i8,] ' [potrhftfcvg l;

2015-10-18: Colette from the car seat: can you put on Mexican...

2015-10-15: Morning adventure to kids club resulted in a mohawk! #californiaboy...

2015-10-14: I might have forgotten one minor (read major) detail in...

2015-10-14: Ever get in your car and sit there taking care...

2015-10-12: After dropping a tomato sauce jar on my toe, which...

2015-10-12: After dropping a tomato sauce jar on my toe, which...

2015-10-12: Happy Birthday to my supportive, loving, and fun husband, Jonathan...

2015-10-09: Alright guys, seriously!! Enough with the shootings!!!

2015-10-08: Last chance for pledges to Colette’s jog-a-thon today! TK kids...

2015-10-08: You know that thing when you looked at something and...

2015-10-07: More fairy fun with Tot Book Club with Liza Gardner...

2015-10-05: I’m having a Tim Gunn “make it work” moment. I’m...

2015-10-03: Even though I have been laying down all day, I’m...

2015-10-01: And scene… youtu.be/oow_ZVCAW…

2015-09-30: Having the best 2nd birthday ever! #wjlacour #disneyland #d60

2015-09-30: And this is how you start a birthday off right!...

2015-09-29: This adorable kid wanted to wear his school birthday hat...

2015-09-29: I will wake up tomorrow as the mother of a...

2015-09-27: Started off celebrating William this week at Wonder of Dinosaurs!...

2015-09-26: First time at chuck e cheese. It wasn’t as horrible...

2015-09-22: So elephants rank up there in my top 5 favorite...

2015-09-22: After that crazy nap hour yesterday and wanting to take...

2015-09-22: Nightmare gets adrenaline pumping, wake up to convince myself that...

2015-09-21: My girl’s first haircut 2 years ago. #toodarnfast

2015-09-21: So I am passionate about getting more books into more...

2015-09-19: This sure is fitting with my last post!!

2015-09-18: It’s normal to be giddy when it’s time to pick...

2015-09-17: So I don’t know how I match up with him...

2015-09-16: Find out about this guy on my blog and tune...

2015-09-16: Whoa! Really?! That seems fast approaching, but then you realize...

2015-09-16: Sometimes you just need to cuddle your napping child in...

2015-09-11: Fun day with my little buddy!

2015-09-11: “I’m flyin!”

2015-09-11: Western Museum of Flight :)

2015-09-11: My goofy breakfast date:

2015-09-10: Sitting in at a local street fair selling books, but...

2015-09-09: I need 25 people to donate $20 each for our...

2015-09-08: He had a great day! “School is fun!”

2015-09-08: William started school today in the 2year old classroom. He...

2015-09-06: Love in the LaCour home: Lately Colette has been saying...

2015-09-02: Wow! 5 years ago, from the womb to the classroom!...

2015-09-02: And she’s home! She loved it, but William missed his...

2015-09-02: I love you little fry!

2015-09-02:

2015-09-02: You know when 12:45 rolls around and you are used...

2015-09-02: Colette was a pro this morning! Daddy and Mommy held...

2015-09-01:

2015-08-29: That thing when you are about to leave the parking...

2015-08-27: Teacher friends: How many of you had to read The...

2015-08-25: I’m pretty sure that when Grandaddy Billy touched my belly...

2015-08-24: Have you ever gotten so excited about an upcoming product...

2015-08-24: Confession: I don’t usually set goals, because I haven’t figured...

2015-08-24: Dreaming about being super exhausted but not being able to...

2015-08-23: This was a pretty good party too! 6 years ago!...

2015-08-23: Took us 20min to get here from our home. Not...

2015-08-19: Sitting outside at an oceanview restaurant 15min from my home...

2015-08-16: Funny our garage looks the same way right now! Jonathan...

2015-08-13: Date night with this guy! I was thinking I’d let...

2015-08-13: Boxes r fun!

2015-08-12: She sure looks mean! ;) #coletteythekidd

2015-08-05: My birthday is in two weeks, something I only realized...

2015-08-05: Jonathan LaCour, remember that time? Of course, she doesn’t avoid...

2015-08-01:

2015-07-31:

2015-07-25: I am naive enough to only now realize that honesty...

2015-07-25: Curls love humidity :)

2015-07-24: Is it just me or is there something totally sexy...

2015-07-23: Classic dance photos. I LOVE them!

2015-07-23: Ok, we got our classic dance pictures of Colette, and...

2015-07-23: You know that thing where you fly from West Coast...

2015-07-22: Long-distance father-daughter “Jon face” photos

2015-07-22: “Light show” out the airplane window

2015-07-22:

2015-07-22:

2015-07-22:

2015-07-22: On the plane with these two crazies!

2015-07-20: And then there is this.

2015-07-17: It’s amazing the difference 10mos makes! Been hanging out with...

2015-07-15: Amazon Prime Day should have been on April 1st! Also,...

2015-07-15: I love the little reminders of Sarah Lincoln. The other...

2015-07-15: IMHO, Prime Day did not meet expectations at 12am. Hoping...

2015-07-14: Does anyone else I know in LA have strep? I...

2015-07-14: Appreciating cows today with some books! Dare I dress up...

2015-07-11: The plan for the evening with @cleverdevil @jenniferlund and @justinlund...

2015-07-10: Hmmm he doesn’t quite get how soccer works yet. I...

2015-07-05: That’s how it’s done! Go USA Women’s Soccer!!

2015-07-05: at what point does this get embarrassing? USA! USA!

2015-07-05: Colette has started to love drawing, and I’ve been impressed...

2015-07-02: Which way William?! #wildernessexplorer

2015-07-02:

2015-07-02: We just wrapped up our focus on Happy Birthday Madame...

2015-06-30: We had a Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau play date at...

2015-06-30:

2015-06-30: My monkeys at the San Diego Zoo

2015-06-29: William and Colette got to watch the fireworks from Sea...

2015-06-29: We had a great vacation at Paradise Point in San...

2015-06-28:

2015-06-25: Ok friends, today is the last day of my 30-day...

2015-06-22: It’s almost been one month since I started my book...

2015-06-21: We had a good day celebrating Jonathan LaCour. We started...

2015-06-20: And so it begins….

2015-06-20:

2015-06-18: We had a little bit of fun too! #totbookclub #madamechapeau...

2015-06-18: William loved the hats no matter the color!

2015-06-18: Our book of the month, Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau, took...

2015-06-17: It’s great to find a new passion. It’s not so...

2015-06-14:

2015-06-14: The build up to her recital, then nailing her recital,...

2015-06-12: Some lyrics by Colette: “Here’s my Mama, so call me...

2015-06-11: I have a little issue. I’m so excited about my...

2015-06-09: We are sitting in a pub and eavesdropping on a...

2015-06-09: Ever have an epiphany at 12:30 am about a project...

2015-06-06: Aaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! Oh my gosh! Love it! Victor Espinoza and Bob...

2015-06-06: Triple crown??? Will it happen?? Pleeeeeaaaasssseee!

2015-06-04: Hanging in San Francisco with someone special

2015-06-03:

2015-05-30: Superman chasing Wonder Woman

2015-05-29: Disney fun with Daddy

2015-05-29: We picked Colette up from school today and headed to...

2015-05-28: Innate sense of humor!

2015-05-28: Carrying his “noonul” back to the car after swimming. He...

2015-05-28: Sometimes her beauty shocks me #growingtoofast

2015-05-28:

2015-05-25: Thank you to those who have served in our military!...

2015-05-19: It has come to this: m.huffpost.com/us/entry/…

2015-05-19: Survey: what books does your child read over and over?...

2015-05-18: Just saw Oreo Smores. How did they not call them...

2015-05-17: Has anyone else I know ever had an allergic reaction...

2015-05-16: The look of determination

2015-05-12: Still laying in bed with my little boy who was...

2015-05-12: #Love2Twirl @twirlygirl nothing makes a little girl feel as beautiful...

2015-05-11: Yes. m.motherjones.com/mixed-med…

2015-05-09: Mother’s Day Confession: I’m in the mommy stage at which...

2015-05-07: So, when did I change from a wife who stayed...

2015-05-07: Epic preschool Mother’s Day gift

2015-05-06: Jonathan LaCour said before he fell asleep tonight, “tonight, I...

2015-05-05: May Gray go away, don’t come again another day.

2015-05-04: How to greet one another today 1: May the Fourth...

2015-05-03: That one woke me up!

2015-05-02: My cute kids: Colette asked Jon today “can you get...

2015-05-02: LaCour family picks: William-Materiality, Dortmund, Mr. Z, Upstart (chosen by...

2015-05-02: Woodford Reserve Turf: Me: Chocolate Ride (duh) Jon: Seek Again...

2015-05-02: Churchill Downs picks: Colette- Bayern Jon-Private Zone Me-Pants on Fire...

2015-05-02: In other news, Colette thinks the new princess should be...

2015-05-02: Churchill Distaff Turf Mile: Colette has Strike Charmer. Jon has...

2015-05-02: This kid loves cars! #naturevsnurture

2015-05-02: Praying for the safety of the horses and jockeys first...

2015-05-02: Humana Distaff: Colette has Dame Dorothy and I have Sweet...

2015-04-29: Ok so, I am Mystery Reader in Colette’s class tomorrow,...

2015-04-23: This article is missing an important detail. The threat was...

2015-04-22: The movie Toy Story is so old that the little...

2015-04-22: Trike-a-thon champ! She exceeded her goal! 12 laps!

2015-04-21: Mickey Mouse and Cinderella watching Toy Story. #yourewelcomedisney

2015-04-20: Boys being boys

2015-04-19: If he’s not wearing Woody or “woo-wee,” he carrying him...

2015-04-19: I have a handsome husband! We got fancy for a...

2015-04-16: So, I have an 80s Gala to go to next...

2015-04-16: Colette got styled by Ernesto today :)

2015-04-15: Woody can fly too! Off to ATL then Highlands, NC....

2015-04-15: In case you missed it… www.hallmarkchannel.com/home-and-…

2015-04-15: West Coast peeps, the Home & Family that we are...

2015-04-14:

2015-04-12: Lonely little sister seeking new big sister. Apparently current big...

2015-04-12: Toy Story 2 on dvd with the previews, and there...

2015-04-11: ok friends, considering going to Oahu instead of Maui this...

2015-04-11:

2015-04-10: Siblings. I love you.

2015-04-09: Melt

2015-04-07: A girls gotta twirl, and these are the best dresses...

2015-04-07: Indian Canyons: Andreas Canyon Loop Family hike

2015-04-07:

2015-04-07:

2015-04-04: What were you doing 18 years ago today? I was...

2015-03-31: This little 18month old is feeling puny. 103F at the...

2015-03-30:

2015-03-29: Dana Point Harbor. Waving at boats while waiting for The...

2015-03-28: PomPom watched Colette and William yesterday around nap time. I...

2015-03-26: Colette has returned to an obsession with All About That...

2015-03-25: Recovering from dental cleaning and extractions. #stoned #neverbeenthisrelaxed

2015-03-25: Little Gym fun :)

2015-03-25: My baby boy Winston, not so baby anymore, is getting...

2015-03-23: Scooting in style

2015-03-23: My tumultuous friendship with my daughter is on the rocks...

2015-03-22: Old man Winston.❤️

2015-03-22: We practiced doing some fun hairstyles.

2015-03-21: My daughter just said “then you’re not my best friend.”...

2015-03-20: Celebrated 11 years of marriage, our own fairy tale, at...

2015-03-20:

2015-03-20: About to hop on to Space Mountain. Pretending we are...

2015-03-18: To add to my day of shameless plugs: Colette’s school...

2015-03-18: Alright people, the sale fell through. We have had a...

2015-03-18: So peaceful, but why do they have to grow so...

2015-03-17: William went all out with his green. He must have...

2015-03-17: This is my favorite Irish Blessing. So much so that...

2015-03-17: A leprechaun is trying to steal my car!

2015-03-14:

2015-03-13: I’m so excited about eating pie for every meal tomorrow!...

2015-03-11: So my phone ironically did not die a water death....

2015-03-10: My phone has been upgraded in the RICU from critical...

2015-03-09: Phone in back pocket, holding sick child with one arm,...

2015-03-08: Family kite-flying at the festival 2015

2015-03-08: William at the Kite Festival 2014 and 2015. The difference...

2015-03-08: Kite Festival 2014 and 2015

2015-03-04: Due to my daughter having a recurring nightmare about being...

2015-03-02: There is some sort of rumbling going on. My history...

2015-02-28: Peaceful sleep

2015-02-27: After discussing with Colette whether or not we could pet...

2015-02-23: Watching “teedee”

2015-02-21: Today was a great day to be grateful for the...

2015-02-21: Seriously

2015-02-21: Ok, so I am not a runner, but all these...

2015-02-21: Ok, so I am not a runner, but all these...

2015-02-20: I miss this face! #firstsleepoveranddisneyland

2015-02-19: I tried a new MOPS group today, and God really...

2015-02-13: It’s days like these that make me ridiculously grateful that...

2015-02-08: Anyone have a good book or Bible Study recommendation for...

2015-02-08: QOTD: What gives you self-confidence?

2015-02-06:

2015-02-05: Hanging at the dealership while my two tires, each with...

2015-02-03: “Mommy, earrings don’t look good on boys, but they look...

2015-02-03: My daughter just said “because I have the most amazing...

2015-02-03: First visit to the dentist. Overall success, but definite moments...

2015-02-02: Accepted an offer on our Atlanta house. Colette aced her...

2015-01-31: Frozen Birthday. Anna and Elsa graced us with a visit!...

2015-01-30: rainepip @lwfulton @claire.atkins remember this movie? Any memories of what...

2015-01-30: Ok, I usually make cake and cupcakes the day of...

2015-01-28: Stacy Snyder Meinhardt is it horrible or nostalgic that I...

2015-01-28: Let the onslaught of sugar celebrations begin :) happy 4th...

2015-01-27: Pretty sure they can reenact this in 20 years :)...

2015-01-26: Some of you may realize how big of a deal...

2015-01-24: Gone Girl. Nope. No thank you.

2015-01-24: As much as I want to take Colette to Disneyland...

2015-01-24: As Colette is using salt and other things in her...

2015-01-20: It is the end of Day 9, I really am...

2015-01-19: Who was I telling that I wanted curbside grocery pickup?...

2015-01-18: What?! I don’t even get Hoosier pie? Guess it will...

2015-01-18: Pulling for Beer Cheese Soup and Cream Puffs vs. Hoosier...

2015-01-16: Finally watched Fed Up. The documentary that inspired my current...

2015-01-16: Day 5: halfway there. Officially mad at myself for even...

2015-01-15: Day 3: William was handed an ice cream sandwich at...

2015-01-13: Day 2: resisted the delicious pastry and cake samples at...

2015-01-12: Day 1 no sugar: I have noticed that my mouth...

2015-01-12: Jonathan LaCour and I are starting the #fedupchallenge today. 10...

2015-01-12: Can’t make this stuff up. A mom on a board...

2015-01-11: Also, I think my least favorite word is “smear.” Rachel...

2015-01-11: Date night with the hubby to the new Italian restaurant...

2015-01-11: Overheard Colette saying to William while they were playing with...

2015-01-11: Overheard Colette saying to William while they were playing with...

2015-01-07: I had to take my hoodie OFF when we arrived...

2015-01-07:

2015-01-07: James and William. Buds.

2015-01-06: The worst part about leaving Atlanta is the goodbyes. Only...

2015-01-06: Name that goofy kid ;)

2015-01-06: Doin it up right at the Cracker Barrel!

2015-01-05: Atlanta, you are officially cold.

2015-01-04: Colette just woke up from a good sleep and whined,...

2015-01-01: She got upgraded too!

2015-01-01: First class buddies ;)

2014-12-31: 2015 Word: Surrender 2015 Verses: Trust in the Lord with...

2014-12-31:

2014-12-31: #clublife selfie

2014-12-31: Orange Bowl! Go Jackets!!

2014-12-31: ✈️🚗+🍊🍲+👏🐝

2014-12-31: First flight in 4 years without kiddos. What will it...

2014-12-30: When setting alarm for 5:30am, be sure to keep the...

2014-12-30: William and Papa

2014-12-30: I have begun my 48hours of separation from my children....

2014-12-29: Wheels down in ATL.

2014-12-29: I thought I would expand my mind with some of...

2014-12-28: Target with a monkey

2014-12-25: Yea, Lord, we greet thee, Born this happy morning; Jesus,...

2014-12-24: Things my son brought me that he put in his...

2014-12-24:

2014-12-23: My little elf

2014-12-23: Spreading Christmas cheer!

2014-12-23: This kid loves the computer. #shocking

2014-12-22:

2014-12-21: I commented on a post that was outraged about the...

2014-12-17: In our seeming endeavor to become increasingly LA, I am...

2014-12-16: The Christmas busyness has taken down my sister. She is...

2014-12-14: Day 3 of 12 Days of Christmas. This was a...

2014-12-14: “Oh I LOVE brunch! That’s why I didn’t want lunch....

2014-12-12: “Do you want to say some night time prayers?” “Yeah”...

2014-12-12: So, Just Destiny and I are challenging ourselves to 12...

2014-12-12: So, Just Destiny and I are challenging ourselves to 12...

2014-12-12:

2014-12-12: On the way home from school, Colette said, “Is daddy...

2014-12-12: Hold on: Christmas cards from Colette’s classmates’ families? Really? Do...

2014-12-12: I’ve become one of those moms that would rather just...

2014-12-11:

2014-12-11: School pic better with a filter? Not really. Oh well!...

2014-12-11: Maybe a let down after our photo shoot, but here...

2014-12-09: Why does santa only bring gifts to kids but not...

2014-12-09: Why does santa only bring gifts to kids but not...

2014-12-08: Holiday Photo Shoot with the Amazing Justine Ungaro It was so hard to choose between photos. Believe it...

2014-12-08:

2014-12-08: William's 1 year photo shoot Justine Ungaro rocked our world again with her photos of...

2014-12-08:

2014-12-08: Christmas in SoCal this will be our first Christmas in LA when we...

2014-12-08:

2014-12-07: Sometimes it’s not fair how cute this guy is!

2014-12-02: So apparently I have become way too used to it...

2014-11-28: Happy quarter century birthday to Preston French! Love you little...

2014-11-26: Obviously she’s a dancing turkey. #imaginationofachild

2014-11-26: She found a box, then she found her tap shoes....

2014-11-25: Did you know that wiping a toddler’s nose is basically...

2014-11-25: Did you know that wiping a toddler’s nose is basically...

2014-11-24: You know you’re not feeling well when your daughter brings...

2014-11-24: Poang chairs and VeggieTales

2014-11-22:

2014-11-21: Well hello fever William. I’ve been expecting you! 😕

2014-11-21:

2014-11-20: Both kids headed to the doc at 11. William started...

2014-11-19:

2014-11-19: So Colette’s energy level is back up, but she has...

2014-11-19:

2014-11-18: Victim #2 to the fever and belly ache is Colette....

2014-11-17:

2014-11-17: Weather man in LA just mentioned “Santana winds.” Correct me...

2014-11-16: Kids made it to 6:15, one hour more than yesterday....

2014-11-16:

2014-11-15: “You can’t reason with crazy, and you can’t argue with...

2014-11-13: William slept until 4am and Colette until 4:45. I’m actually...

2014-11-12: ROYGBIV sunset. I couldn’t take my eyes off of it....

2014-11-12:

2014-11-12:

2014-11-12: One for the rehearsal dinner slideshow

2014-11-12:

2014-11-11: Trying to stay awake to adjust back to at least...

2014-11-11: This boy sees the camera and smiles :)

2014-11-11: This boy sees the camera and smiles :)

2014-11-11: Headed home! (By way of NY for a hug from...

2014-11-10:

2014-11-10: Last day in Paris. We did a lot of walking...

2014-11-10: He comes by his humor honestly. #movember

2014-11-09: French country home close to Pithiviers

2014-11-09: Colette’s “new cousins”

2014-11-09: It was so wonderful to spend time with Sandra Bonnamy...

2014-11-09: A walk in Paris on Saturday afternoon and a walk...

2014-11-06: Les Jardins du Luxembourg playground, a visit to Sacre Coeur,...

2014-11-06: Melt

2014-11-05: Colette likes to find sticks now. She found a great...

2014-11-05: Water play, fun in any country :)

2014-11-05: A children’s museum, two carousel rides, cake with Colette’s French...

2014-11-04: Sur Le bateau

2014-11-04: We had a fun day in Paris. Colette looked for...

2014-11-03:

2014-11-03: Colette came to Paris excited to see all of the...

2014-11-03: So, part of the reason we tagged along with Jonathan...

2014-11-01: Sky Club fun ✈️🇫🇷

2014-11-01: We got to the airport for our flight with only...

2014-11-01: All Saints Eve My boo-two-full grandchildren can scare the blues away!

2014-11-01:

2014-10-31: It’s 1am and I should be asleep, or, if I...

2014-10-31: Did you see these cuties on the plane?

2014-10-31: Also, today Colette learned the ridiculousness of TS. She snuck...

2014-10-31:

2014-10-28: Awake bc of a nightmare. I kept trying to fix...

2014-10-27: Lunch at BigBob’s

2014-10-27: Lunch at BigBob’s

2014-10-26: My sweet girl meow!

2014-10-25: Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

2014-10-25: Katerina Kittycat and Daniel Tiger and their respective parents

2014-10-24: First haircut

2014-10-23:

2014-10-22: Happy Birthday to my favorite sister Just Destiny! It looks...

2014-10-19: Twice this week I have been slapped in the face...

2014-10-19: Twice this week I have been slapped in the face...

2014-10-16: Some days I certain my kids held an early morning...

2014-10-16: Some days I certain my kids held an early morning...

2014-10-12: Happy Birthday Jonathan LaCour! You are the best husband and...

2014-10-10: Pumpkin Patch fun. There was a lot of waving.

2014-10-07: Quotable Colette: “Maybe I don’t have a good remembery after...

2014-10-07: Quotable Colette: “Maybe I don’t have a good remembery after...

2014-10-07: Celebrating 1 year home from the hospital :)

2014-10-01: William is officially on the LaCour track now. Coming in...

2014-10-01: The pollen indicator says there is barely any in the...

2014-09-30: Colette wished for one thing at the house we would...

2014-09-30: Exploring his loot from his party on Sunday.

2014-09-30: My baby boy is 1 year old today. I love...

2014-09-27: Lobster Festival fun: S.s. Daddleboat and William dancing with Big...

2014-09-24: Love reading this verse of the day just 6 days...

2014-09-24: Thank you Francesca Pappagallo for recommending a great organizer to...

2014-09-21: “Mommy take a picture”

2014-09-20: Seriously love this kid.

2014-09-19: So, I’m ready for someone to unpack the rest of...

2014-09-18: BFFs

2014-09-16:

2014-09-16: Colette is super eager to go meet all of her...

2014-09-15: The neighbor came over with flowers for Colette :)

2014-09-15: Super impressed with my Delancey Street Foundation movers. They are...

2014-09-15: Super impressed with my Delancey Street Foundation movers. They are...

2014-09-15: It’s moving day! And unpacking week(s)….

2014-09-14: Being dragged through the sprinkler in our new house :)...

2014-09-14: Running in the sprinkler in our new yard :)

2014-09-13: Thanks Ikea Kura bed for making Colette’s wish come true!...

2014-09-10: Colette was eager to paint over that icky color on...

2014-09-08:

2014-09-08: Peek-a-boo!

2014-09-08: Just sitting in my chair and someone snuck up behind...

2014-09-07: We have wired money and signed lots of papers with...

2014-09-06: Aquarium, climbing, big bonk, sleeping, views, goofing around, bean silliness,...

2014-09-06: The Bean and the dudes

2014-09-04: Of to the aquarium with my kiddos while Daddy has...

2014-09-03: Snuggled in bed in Chicago with a sleepy little girl...

2014-09-03: On the plane to Chicago. I hope the Windy City...

2014-09-03: Sitting on a plane on the Tarmac for an hour....

2014-09-02: As someone moving into a neighborhood, I am currently loving...

2014-09-02: First day of school in the 3s class

2014-08-30: College football season used to be a good excuse to...

2014-08-24:

2014-08-24: Good evening, and welcome to love songs with Delacey. This...

2014-08-24: Good evening, and welcome to love songs with Delacey. This...

2014-08-24: Ever feel so tired and ready to sleep, but your...

2014-08-24: Ever feel so tired and ready to sleep, but your...

2014-08-22: When you wake up at 5am but are still tired,...

2014-08-19:

2014-08-19: Birthday tradition one, check. Dancing to birthday songs, specifically, Birthday...

2014-08-14: Before she fell asleep, Colette supposedly had to empty her...

2014-08-12: Lots of people are saying,”I don’t understand why someone so...

2014-08-08: We are closing on a house here in SoCal and...

2014-08-08: We are closing on a house here in SoCal and...

2014-08-06: Headed to Chicago 9/3-9/6. I’ve never been, so I’m super...

2014-08-05:

2014-08-04: Why can my son sleep through a parade at Disney...

2014-08-01: Creepin. @tysontysonxv watch out! #lmad #readytodeal @letsmakeadealcbs

2014-08-01: How does your garden grow? #lmad #readytodeal @letsmakeadealcbs

2014-08-01: Ready to deal!!! #LMAD @letsmakeadealcbs

2014-07-31: So this was quite the controversy on a mommy board,...

2014-07-24: July 24th: pre-register to see Santa at Phipps, check! Insanity!...

2014-07-19: There goes hubby. Off for a week :( Can’t wait...

2014-07-16: Baby smiles are sweet always, but there is something super...

2014-07-15:

2014-07-14: Had a wonderful afternoon chatting with the first Sutterfield to...

2014-07-13:

2014-07-11: C: I’m going to have my birthday in a couple...

2014-07-11: My son seems to be attaching to his sister’s Cinderella....

2014-07-11: I have had this weird excited, anxious feeling that has...

2014-07-10: I just signed up to get back into soccer at...

2014-07-09: On the ground at LAX. I’ll miss the every day...

2014-07-09: On the ground at LAX. I’ll miss the every day...

2014-07-08: It’s almost getting embarrassing for me to watch. Maybe Brasil...

2014-07-07: First time mini-golfing

2014-07-07: Post-swim Mickey Mouse

2014-07-07: Soaking up the sunsets

2014-07-07: Happiness

2014-07-07: Cool guy

2014-07-06: Umbrellahead

2014-07-04: Sometimes the sky stops me in my tracks.

2014-07-04: Independence Day Hawaiian-Style

2014-07-04: Daddy and daughter dug a big hole, so they could...

2014-07-03: Spreading joy

2014-07-03:

2014-07-02:

2014-07-02: Maui 2014 Sunset beach running. Sunset beach running. Sunset beach running.

2014-07-02:

2014-06-30: Yep, it’s real. Maui sunset. #nofilter

2014-06-30: I’ll be waking up to a USA game tomorrow! Wooooooot!...

2014-06-30: I’ll be waking up to a USA game tomorrow! Wooooooot!...

2014-06-30:

2014-06-28:

2014-06-27:

2014-06-27:

2014-06-26:

2014-06-26:

2014-06-26:

2014-06-25:

2014-06-25: SoCal Summer 2014

2014-06-25:

2014-06-20: “But godliness with contentment is great gain. 7For we brought...

2014-06-16:

2014-06-16: U.S.A! U.S.A!! Btw, what do you think Landon Donovan is...

2014-06-15:

2014-06-15: This is the one I speak of. The moment Jonathan...

2014-06-15: Father’s Day isn’t so fun when none of the fathers...

2014-06-15:

2014-06-15: Happy Father’s Day to Donald H. French!

2014-06-15:

2014-06-14:

2014-06-13: Hup Holland Hup! My mind goes back to a crowded...

2014-06-12: Just saw 22 Jump Street. I laughed. Several times. If...

2014-06-11:

2014-06-11: The biggest brother and big sister taking a walk. #howisshethisbig...

2014-06-08: C: “I can’t wait to go to the petting zoo!”...

2014-06-08: Should I be insulted that for the past two days...

2014-06-07: Onto the next event, dare I say Go Kings Go?!...

2014-06-07: Go California Chrome!! Pleeeease!! Then Wicked Strong, then Commanding Curve!...

2014-06-06: My boy!

2014-06-03: At MOPS yesterday, we discussed where we put our identity...

2014-06-02:

2014-05-31: First time in the sand at the beach.

2014-05-31: Sometimes a spontaneous trip to the beach is fun :)...

2014-05-27: 3 year old mistaken song lyrics: From Cinderella, as Colette...

2014-05-26: “Happy Memorial Day!” Is it really though? I mean maybe...

2014-05-25: Just watched Saving Mr. Banks then read some information about...

2014-05-24:

2014-05-22: Taking care of a sick 3year old and a curious...

2014-05-20:

2014-05-19:

2014-05-19: Little Dude held on through the celebration weekend, but succumbed...

2014-05-17: There is a little girl who adores her Auntie Rachel,...

2014-05-17: More fishin

2014-05-17: Fish camp. Lake Wanita.

2014-05-16: Status: side of the road BFE, AL. Flat tire. Yay!...

2014-05-14: After a day of playing on her “banged” ankle, the...

2014-05-12: Seriously mean girls suck! Quit pickin on my sweet little...

2014-05-10:

2014-05-10:

2014-05-10: Happy Mother’s Day to all of the new mommies this...

2014-05-10:

2014-05-10:

2014-05-10: Whoever is responsible for this early riser gene better come...

2014-05-08:

2014-05-04: That smile

2014-05-03: Go California Chrome! That was great!

2014-05-03: Praying for all the jockeys and horses. Nothing ruins a...

2014-05-03: Last call for bets!

2014-05-02: Colette had her 40sec part on stage as a munchkin...

2014-05-01: There is just not the excitement in the air out...

2014-05-01: Too many people I’ve known or am connected to have...

2014-04-30: Trike-a-thon fun :)

2014-04-30: She scooted her way around 5 laps :) She had...

2014-04-29:

2014-04-29: On Tuesdays, we snuggle.

2014-04-27:

2014-04-23:

2014-04-23: Colette has been playing on her own for about an...

2014-04-23: They both have a little cough, so they have to...

2014-04-23: It’s 10am and where are my kids?

2014-04-21: As I’m putting some things away: “Mom I’m not being...

2014-04-20: First time feeling grass

2014-04-20: Easter family

2014-04-18:

2014-04-18: Colette asked me to keep a secret from Daddy today....

2014-04-17: He’s got the army crawl down. I fear true crawling...

2014-04-16:

2014-04-15: Blood moon: I came, I saw, I fed baby. (He...

2014-04-14: Ok someone just posted on a mommy board that her...

2014-04-14: I can’t decide if this sounds fun or miserable: www.stubhubcenter.com/news/deta…...

2014-04-12: So I am going to attempt to purge and organize...

2014-04-12: First thing out of Colette’s mouth this morning: In a...

2014-04-10: Hahaha! Colette was playing with her leap frog computer and...

2014-04-09: Darn you nerd conferences! Stealing my hubby away again. And...

2014-04-07: I can’t remember who was saying that their daughter sings...

2014-04-07: I can’t remember who was saying that their daughter sings...

2014-04-03: #tbt Chris J French as promised:

2014-04-03:

2014-04-03:

2014-04-02:

2014-04-02: There was just a house shaking boom, and I have...

2014-04-01: Playing. Mommy needed a break.

2014-04-01: I have had a phrase running through my head all...

2014-04-01: Should I be concerned or just amused that my daughter...

2014-03-31: Practicing sitting

2014-03-31: Snuggling in our green :)

2014-03-30: My baby boy has been sleeping quietly in his crib...

2014-03-30: So many birthdays this weekend that we had to get...

2014-03-30: Dudes

2014-03-30: Dude

2014-03-29: Scientists are particularly concerned about the Puente Hills thrust fault...

2014-03-29: I feel the earth move under my feet… 4.4. I...

2014-03-28: Can we agree to not have that happen again? If...

2014-03-28: Bath time

2014-03-28: Holy schnikies! That was a big one! I’m still reeling....

2014-03-28: Apparently driving grocery carts is exhausting. That or there’s sleepy...

2014-03-28:

2014-03-28: He’s been seeming so big lately, but last night, he...

2014-03-26: Back in LaLa land.

2014-03-25: Tiny dancers, the “wee game,” and a good looking couple!...

2014-03-25:

2014-03-24: Negotiating with Colette about bringing her poodle purse or “nermaid”...

2014-03-24: Colette has been wanting a Frozen castle since December. She...

2014-03-24: Ok, I know this is a ridiculous question, but I’m...

2014-03-22:

2014-03-22: The Mr. And Mrs.

2014-03-22: Waiting on his bride.

2014-03-22: Had a great time at the Squillante-French wedding! Many happy...

2014-03-22: Ready for round 2

2014-03-22: Tuckered out

2014-03-22:

2014-03-22:

2014-03-21: Intent

2014-03-21: I play mommy phone

2014-03-20: One handsome husband! (Thinking about his anniversary gift)

2014-03-20: Swam at the pool with my hubby and kiddos, had...

2014-03-18: Hey guess what!? It’s 3am on the east coast and...

2014-03-17: (Anna voice) For the first time in forever, I can...

2014-03-17: Wanna hear my gross St. Patrick’s Day realization? Here it...

2014-03-16: Mycoplasma pneumoniae bacteria. Commonly referred to as “walking pneumonia” or...

2014-03-16:

2014-03-16: Let’s play some Jeopardy: Answer: like a poop nugget or...

2014-03-15: Latest cold update: sinuses are in the state of feeling...

2014-03-15: Yikes! There’s something called “rain” forecast in Atlanta this week!...

2014-03-15: I utterly failed at my traditional all-day pie eating for...

2014-03-14: Up at 1:50, head stuffed. Ears full Feed William Take...

2014-03-13: Sick day cuddles and cheer up smiles. #mamasboy

2014-03-12: I have the best hubby! He came home early so...

2014-03-10: It’s William’s turn to feel puny. He hasn’t been his...

2014-03-10: Am I crazy for not being able to sleep when...

2014-03-09:

2014-03-09: At the helm!

2014-03-09: Kite Festival. Colette’s kite!

2014-03-07: Felt a 3.2 earthquake down here. Earthquakes are weird. We...

2014-03-04: Colette and I were discussing why Anna is sad in...

2014-03-04:

2014-03-04: Mardi Gras = Fat Tuesday = Shrove Tuesday = Pancakes...

2014-03-03: Happy Boy!

2014-03-03: Loving Disney!

2014-03-03: We had a great spontaneous trip Disneyland yesterday. We did...

2014-03-02: Whoever said there are no stupid questions has never been...

2014-03-02: Whoever said there are no stupid questions has never been...

2014-03-01:

2014-02-23: Pillow talk Me: I’m so thankful you’re my little girl!...

2014-02-23: Balance bike for Colette or small bike with training wheels?...

2014-02-23: Mama and LilBuddy

2014-02-22: On Wednesday evening, after trying to help my food-poisoned husband,...

2014-02-21: Please say some prayers for Colette’s teacher, Mrs. Ford, as...

2014-02-21: Feeling overwhelmed by all the “stuff” we have. Can someone...

2014-02-18: The Exploratorium was super cool. Colette and Jeremy had fun...

2014-02-18: The Exploratorium was super cool. Colette and Jeremy had fun...

2014-02-17: Ordered in at the hotel. She fell asleep immediately after...

2014-02-16: Bedtime with “Jermery”

2014-02-15: Made it to Monterey. The drive was a bit foggy...

2014-02-15:

2014-02-14: Decided to start our road trip tonight. We packed up,...

2014-02-14: Happy Valentine’s Day! May it be better than nursing your...

2014-02-12: So excited to see Royal Teeth again! :)

2014-02-10: Hey ATL peeps, if you want to escape the nasty...

2014-02-07: The LaCours wore red for Bodie today too, but only...

2014-02-07: If you’re wondering how much Colette loves William, “I love...

2014-02-03: I made art.

2014-02-03:

2014-02-02: Here is a quick recap of Colette’s Mickey Mouse Clubhouse...

2014-02-02: Well at least this cold held off until after Colette’s...

2014-01-30:

2014-01-30:

2014-01-29: San Diego Zoo trip

2014-01-29: Monkey #sandiegozoo

2014-01-29: Koala #sandiegozoo

2014-01-28: Hey Atlanta peeps, stay warm!! So sorry to see so...

2014-01-28: Todo has a buddy :)

2014-01-28: How is she 3 already?!

2014-01-28: First school birthday :)

2014-01-28: Colette has been asking for the past couple weeks, “Do...

2014-01-27: After William’s baptism, we had an early birthday celebration for...

2014-01-27: Godfather dressing the baptism boy :)

2014-01-21: Calling from the bathroom stall at school: “mommy we can’t...

2014-01-21: Calling from the bathroom stall at school: “mommy we can’t...

2014-01-19: So I just listened to a modern version of Bringing...

2014-01-19: So I just listened to a modern version of Bringing...

2014-01-19: Hashtag times instagram.com/p/jXCX3Tt…

2014-01-18: Colette loves her Daddy! They tell secrets and play the...

2014-01-18: It’s a beautiful day in SoCal!

2014-01-18:

2014-01-17: Donald H. French and Beverly Cook French So I was...

2014-01-17: Snuggle time brought to you by Colette inviting herself to...

2014-01-17: Colette came into our room crying at 2am, which has...

2014-01-16:

2014-01-14: For those that couldn’t see my posts since 1/4, did...

2014-01-13: Colette while reading books to her My Little Ponies: Mommy,...

2014-01-04: Yesterday’s travels tired them out

2014-01-04: In my bed. PTL! No we hope Colette doesn’t wake...

2014-01-04: Tired. Ready to be home. Almost there.

2014-01-03:

2014-01-03:

2014-01-03: Watching our scheduled plane depart is scary when we don’t...

2014-01-02: The times they are a-changing: 1. I forgot the name...

2014-01-02:

2014-01-01: Like mother like son. Seen that smile somewhere else ??!!...

2014-01-01: My scripture for 2014: “Therefore, brothers and sisters, since we...

2014-01-01: Four friends born on New Year’s Day, crazy! Happy Birthday...

2013-12-31: Progression of a smile :) William says “Happy 2014”

2013-12-31: Happy New Year! To all of my friends who don’t...

2013-12-31: Favorite moments of 2014 Colette’s second birthday Telling Grandaddy Billy...

2013-12-30: Colette signing adoption papers for her cabbage patch baby namesake:...

2013-12-30: Colette got to go to Babyland General, the birthplace of...

2013-12-29:

2013-12-26: 3AM and still awake. I’m beginning to think the barista...

2013-12-26:

2013-12-26: The obligatory photo in front of the tree. We all...

2013-12-25: From our family to your’s , Merry Christmas!!!

2013-12-25: Merry Christmas!

2013-12-24: Telling Gigi how excited he is about Christmas

2013-12-24:

2013-12-24: Telling Nona stories

2013-12-24: Chattin it up with ol Saint Nick

2013-12-23:

2013-12-22: Testing out the CARES harness instead of lugging the car...

2013-12-22:

2013-12-22: Christmas time at Disneyland

2013-12-19: Cuties to the rescue!

2013-12-19: Colette and her friend Kira took “candy cane chocolate” to...

2013-12-17: Sometimes I feel like my heart is going to explode...

2013-12-17: Miss Norma made us mitten cookies :)

2013-12-15: God knew I needed to live here… Thank you!

2013-12-14: Good verse of the day: Oh come, let us sing...

2013-12-13: Hey ladies

2013-12-13: A contagious smile

2013-12-10: In preparation of going to see the theater production of...

2013-12-10: Today’s use of the scientific method: Question: is Sharpie really...

2013-12-09: Colette had a rough evening but totally stole my heart...

2013-12-08: Christmas Joy

2013-12-08: Christmas wonder

2013-12-08: Best Christmas tradition ever! #mbfireworks

2013-12-05: On the other hand, Santa came tonight:

2013-12-05: Harold the Christmas Angel made his first appearance today. He...

2013-12-05: 20 minutes in to Carrie’s Sound of Music: meh. She...

2013-12-03: Yep, I live here: Sand Snowman Contest December 7, 2013...

2013-12-02: Thai food make belly angry, grrrrrr.

2013-12-02: Sometimes he gets peaceful sleep. Those times are when sissy...

2013-11-28: Also: I don’t care what the neighbors say Christmas time...

2013-11-28: Seriously, that smile!

2013-11-28: Gracious Redeeming Abounding Tender Eternal Faithful Unconditional Love Trimmins’ Home...

2013-11-28: “The leaves don’t fall far from the tree, but some...

2013-11-28:

2013-11-28: One happy kid!

2013-11-27: The Godfather

2013-11-27: #frenchcheeks

2013-11-27: Colette was channeling her great aunt Beth LaCour’s artistic talent...

2013-11-26: Sleeping in the queen bed at my in-laws: C:daddy is...

2013-11-26:

2013-11-26:

2013-11-26: I forgot what packing a newborn up for a 7...

2013-11-23: LOVED Frozen! :) just one minor issue that made me...

2013-11-23: Frozen

2013-11-23: Special date with mommy and daddy to see Frozen at...

2013-11-22: William Jonathan LaCour

2013-11-22: William Jonathan Barnes

2013-11-21: After paying our portion of mine and William’s hospital bills,...

2013-11-21: After paying our portion of mine and William’s hospital bills,...

2013-11-21: C: “Did you get a new scrubber??!!” Me:”Yep” C: “That’s...

2013-11-21: Only in SoCal would Lunch Bunch be an outside-only program...

2013-11-20: I really want to buy Goldie Blox for Colette, but...

2013-11-20: Good-lookin dude

2013-11-20: Sick day

2013-11-20: Packed her lunch last night, got out of the house...

2013-11-20: Packed her lunch last night, got out of the house...

2013-11-18: Prof. W.J. LaCour

2013-11-15: Double-stroller to the rescue!

2013-11-14: Good news: breathing treatments are only 4x/day now and we...

2013-11-14:

2013-11-14: A season of thanks: Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and...

2013-11-13: Breathing treatment at home

2013-11-13:

2013-11-13: Band I was given: Alanis Morisette Do I like her:...

2013-11-13: Band I was given: Alanis Morisette Do I like her:...

2013-11-13: Today is one of those days: With joy you will...

2013-11-12: I’m a little nervous William won’t sleep anywhere but a...

2013-11-12: It looks like we’ll be headed home tomorrow. Doc wants...

2013-11-11: If one works in a patent office, can he/she apply...

2013-11-10: William update: His temp is staying normal. He is very...

2013-11-10: William seems to think Torrance Memorial is his second home....

2013-11-09: Some soundbytes from Colette tonight: “Just trust me mommy” “I...

2013-11-08: It started yesterday as we strolled back from the park....

2013-11-05: 3AM feeding; Colette up with a fever :/ Please pray...

2013-11-04: I think the poor little guy has a headache #bigsisters...

2013-11-02: I called in an expert for the next few days...

2013-10-31: Beginning to think I was a little nutty when I...

2013-10-31: Thank you Odysseus for your gentle hum and smooth ride!...

2013-10-31:

2013-10-30:

2013-10-30:

2013-10-30: “Sally”

2013-10-30: Colette gets 2 school Halloween parties this year. Daddy went...

2013-10-30: Colette gets 2 school Halloween parties this year. Daddy went...

2013-10-30:

2013-10-29:

2013-10-27: Super Girl and Daddy watching the pumpkin races:)

2013-10-27:

2013-10-27: Yep, we did that.

2013-10-27:

2013-10-26: Sad to be missing the Dreamhost Halloween party this year....

2013-10-25: Happiness

2013-10-25: Peace

2013-10-24: Hoping Colette’s cold has cleared (literally) enough so I can...

2013-10-23: Movie cuddles

2013-10-23: Little green car #zoomzoom

2013-10-17: In the thick We’re into week 3 of two kids, but the first...

2013-10-17:

2013-10-17: Mommy brain major fail: I’ve been telling Colette all day...

2013-10-16:

2013-10-16: We grew him :) William has returned to and surpassed...

2013-10-15: Daddy a left for an errand, and William is sleeping...

2013-10-15: Napping in the park

2013-10-15: Picnic in the park

2013-10-15: I have had the body aches “I’m getting sick” feeling...

2013-10-14: Looking like his sister

2013-10-13: Oktoberfest in Torrance. The sneaky pretzel pic sums up Colette’s...

2013-10-13: Hi daddy!

2013-10-13: Mutual admiration

2013-10-13: Try to find something sweeter! #cantwaitfornewcameraphone

2013-10-12: Your amoeba photo messing up your timeline ;)

2013-10-12: Love

2013-10-12:

2013-10-12: I have yet to catch it on video, but William...

2013-10-12: We were at Macy’s yesterday, and Colette stops dead in...

2013-10-11: Sometimes I want to cry about how quickly Colette is...

2013-10-11: Colette was “reading” the Bible yesterday and informed us of...

2013-10-11: Mt. Contentment

2013-10-11: Little Dude

2013-10-10: I have 2 sleeping angels! #spoiled #blessed

2013-10-09: Can’t ever have enough sleeping baby pics.

2013-10-09: Sleep smiles

2013-10-07: And the moment she’s been waiting for for 8months!!

2013-10-07: Little Dude getting ready to go home!

2013-10-07:

2013-10-07: We’re busting out of here by noon! My heart is...

2013-10-07: 3, 6, 9, 12…not just divisible by three, but the...

2013-10-06: Billy and the nurses are on the clock for the...

2013-10-05: Daddy and Colette are having a spend the night at...

2013-10-05: Daddy and Colette are having a spend the night at...

2013-10-05: Good grip on his boppy. Snuggled with Mama

2013-10-05: And….milk drunk :)

2013-10-05:

2013-10-05: Monday! We’re shooting for Monday. Prayers for good feedings breast...

2013-10-04: As positive as his progress may be, it doesn’t get...

2013-10-04:

2013-10-04:

2013-10-03: Daddy and his kiddos

2013-10-03: Some great eye contact with my baby boy!

2013-10-03: Apparently William’s great feeding today tired him out. He missed...

2013-10-03: I woke up at 4 to Colette having a nightmare...

2013-10-02: What a day!!! William got his oxygen nasal canula out...

2013-10-02: Praying today for peace, patience, and trust. And let there...

2013-10-02: We are so grateful for the love and support! Today...

2013-10-02: He got comfy and rooted around, but he can’t eat...

2013-10-02: Someone is waking up to the world!

2013-10-01:

2013-10-01: Kisses

2013-10-01: A message to his people!

2013-10-01: Our Little Buddy

2013-10-01: In Daddy’s arms

2013-10-01: The much awaited cuddle time!

2013-10-01: Father-son powwow.

2013-10-01: Didn’t get full report from the doctor, but we saw...

2013-10-01: Just walked some liquid gold up to NICU. William is...

2013-10-01: William the Conqueror!

2013-10-01: After 2 NICU babies of her own, Mimi finally gets...

2013-10-01: They love him.

2013-10-01: 1st role as big sister, holding his hand through scary...

2013-10-01: A proud big sister!

2013-09-30: 1st step getting that thing out of his nose.

2013-09-30: William is currently in the NICU being treated for a...

2013-09-30: Let us compare for a moment: Colette at birth: 5lbs...

2013-09-30: This is the day. This is the day. That The...

2013-09-29: 38 weeks. William, you are officially unwelcome in my uterus...

2013-09-27: I know this is bizarre, but… Sometimes I forget that...

2013-09-27: Really enjoyed Crazy Stupid Love. Great date night movie :)...

2013-09-27:

2013-09-27:

2013-09-25: Guilty, but definitely not this bad ;) m.youtube.com/watch

2013-09-25: Trying to lay low today after several days of pushing...

2013-09-24: If anyone is curious about prodromal labor–what I have been...

2013-09-24: If anyone is curious about prodromal labor–what I have been...

2013-09-23: Apparently the one who has been impatient was me, because...

2013-09-22: Apparently Fall officially starts at 1:44PST. We shall go dance...

2013-09-22: “On Christ the solid rock I stand, All other ground...

2013-09-22: Dare I say “brrrr” after walking the dogs today? Happy...

2013-09-21: First Hair Cut. She is officially ready to be a...

2013-09-19: Not that I am speaking of being in need, for...

2013-09-19: Not that I am speaking of being in need, for...

2013-09-19: I’m ready to hug and kiss this little hunk of...

2013-09-18: Somewhat serendipitous to have Esther here for Baby #2 :)...

2013-09-17: I’m interested to hear what Rick Warren has to say...

2013-09-17: I’m interested to hear what Rick Warren has to say...

2013-09-17: MOIST. A much hated word, but how can it be...

2013-09-15: Praying for peace about William’s birthday. Now that we’re at...

2013-09-15: Alright buddy, mama went to church and got her nails...

2013-09-14: Colette just randomly said: “I’m not worried. The song goes:...

2013-09-12: An exercise of patience with a sweet result.

2013-09-12: Official word from the doc: bedrest ends Sunday! Now I...

2013-09-12: Feeling blech. Time to be an ostrich. #headinsand Sand =...

2013-09-12: I just had a typical late pregnancy moment! I woke...

2013-09-11: William almost got me to add to my bracelet collection...

2013-09-11: Why hello reflux. I haven’t missed you one bit!

2013-09-10: Manama gets an upgrade! 5c or 5s?

2013-09-10: Bedrest lesson: 10am is the hour of obnoxious women on...

2013-09-10: Thankful not to be in the hospital, so I can...

2013-09-09: Apparently William is a flirt and wanted to meet more...

2013-09-08: Grandaddy Billy went Home this morning. His incredible spirit will...

2013-09-07: So far the routine has been: wake up with contractions...

2013-09-07: Thank you Miami Hurricanes for the farewell gift for Grandaddy...

2013-09-07: Trying to remain at peace with the fact that I/we...

2013-09-05: A night of close strong contractions, a doctor appointment. These...

2013-09-05: Treasures from my Sweet :)

2013-09-04:

2013-09-04: If you’ve never been pregnant, you haven’t been properly kicked...

2013-09-03: Well, William gave me a run for my money yesterday...

2013-09-02: It’s Labor Day–a fun day of TV marathons and NOT...

2013-08-29: Winding down my first day of home bedrest, and I’m...

2013-08-28: Listening to my hubby negotiate with my overtired and over-emotional...

2013-08-28: Apparently William needed to check out the L&D floor one...

2013-08-28:

2013-08-27: Thank you for all of the prayers and support during...

2013-08-27: I get to sleep in my own bed with no...

2013-08-27: Back from my walk, praying for limited contractions. The walk...

2013-08-27: I got about 3hrs of sleep last night :) which...

2013-08-27: E.T.

2013-08-27: Non-official update: Reflux is not compatible with flat side-sleeping. Contractions...

2013-08-26: Love the heat but hate the UV rays? Try Magnesium...

2013-08-26: Apparently my uterus is only happy when I am on...

2013-08-26: Doc seems confident that my contractions will naturally ease after...

2013-08-26: No looking up at the stars tonight…

2013-08-26: Well I wanted a practice run for my mom and...

2013-08-25: Like Father like daughter–she grabbed this bowl of bacon off...

2013-08-25: Dancing fun with her Jen and Justin

2013-08-25: Godparents. She adores her Jen and Justin!

2013-08-25: William Jonathan Barnes and William Jonathan LaCour

2013-08-23: True love’s kiss #teammcclain

2013-08-23: #teammcclain

2013-08-23: Chocolate milk girl

2013-08-23:

2013-08-22: Colette is experience her first thunderstorm. Doesn’t seem to phase...

2013-08-22: Saying lots of prayers for loved ones as they are...

2013-08-21: Birthday mocktail :)

2013-08-20: Safely and comfortably in ATL. This was my first flight...

2013-08-20: Getting ready to head to the airport. Off to Atlanta...

2013-08-19: Thanks for the FB explosion today! Without balloons and a...

2013-08-19: As Stephen Colbert would say “The number one threat: Bears!!”...

2013-08-19: Birthday gift number 1: I slept through the night! I...

2013-08-19: Doesn’t feel one bit like my birthday, but… It will...

2013-08-17: Colette decided to join in on Saturday morning tradition

2013-08-16: Do you sometimes wonder if your two year old wakes...

2013-08-15: I have officially reached the constant reflux stage of pregnancy…fun....

2013-08-15: Ever feel like your liver and stomach could come flying...

2013-08-15: Sleeping, sleeping, dreaming, burp…. Swirling, whirling, clasping mouth. Waking, muscles...

2013-08-14: Led 30 4&5year olds I’m Bible Adventures Story at VBS....

2013-08-13: Sometimes it’s fun to be awake at 5:30am, said no...

2013-08-12: Park, nap, chiropractor, vbs… A good day. Here’s to hoping...

2013-08-12: Princess or Jester?

2013-08-12: My child is napping! Must take advantage!! #nappinghouse

2013-08-12: Sciatica to the max. Calling all chiropractors!

2013-08-11: Sunset Concert Party Wagon!

2013-08-11: Feeling less prickly this morning but still pregnant and tired....

2013-08-10: Ever been curious what it feels like to be a...

2013-08-09: One of the worst feelings is when your child is...

2013-08-08: Baby boy coming home outfits. Ready, set, post links!

2013-08-07: Ok, so I’ve personally been anti-American Girl Doll, until now....

2013-08-07: So Colette just said as we got out of the...

2013-08-07: Anyone who has had the pleasure of my mom babysitting...

2013-08-06: Colette and Daddy are officially booked for their special trip...

2013-08-05:

2013-08-04: 8:45 on a Saturday. I’d prefer her to nap….

2013-08-02: She is in the bath. “Are we going night night?”...

2013-08-02: Ever been to Wits End? I’ve been here all day,...

2013-08-01: Spoiled Fruit Today has been a rough day. I’m getting pretty uncomfortable...

2013-08-01: A boppy-free day! She did not ask for boppy at...

2013-08-01:

2013-08-01: Hubby will be happy, but I sure haven’t figure out...

2013-08-01: First load of Williams’s clothes are in the wash…gotta start...

2013-08-01: First load of Williams’s clothes are in the wash…gotta start...

2013-07-29: Bedtime was relatively easy tonight, and she didn’t ask for...

2013-07-29: Bedtime was relatively easy tonight, and she didn’t ask for...

2013-07-29: The rest of Big Girl Day: shopping for balloons and...

2013-07-28: Last night with Bopper (from Mimi) and Snoopy (from Gigi)...

2013-07-28: No screams for boppy through the night. A few moans...

2013-07-28: Bye Bye Boppy--"you hold me." And she’s asleep. After 3.5 hours of mood swings and...

2013-07-27: It’s boppy-free bedtime…I wonder who is more anxious, Colette or...

2013-07-27: So proud of my friend Cari Pendleton for trying out...

2013-07-26: Please welcome Odysseus to the LaCour family! Some are more...

2013-07-26: Try not to let your head explode: www.nytimes.com/2013/07/0…

2013-07-25: I don't want to be big After VERY slowly weaning Colette off of the pacifier or...

2013-07-25: Favorite Colette deep thought today: “Take off your glasses” After...

2013-07-25: Woke up at 8am, and my child is bouncing off...

2013-07-23: Child trying to jump out of my stomach…hey calm down...

2013-07-22: Tough topics with a 2 year old: Aging Before bed tonight during our pillow talk, Colette and I...

2013-07-22: Fairy godfamily!

2013-07-22: Bows n poses

2013-07-22: Romantical

2013-07-22: Cuteness

2013-07-22: Pregnancy-safe back stretches anyone? I have an epic back ache...

2013-07-21: Colette is excited for her first 3D movie at The...

2013-07-21: Very interesting…. www.relevantmagazine.com/god/churc…

2013-07-21: Some good points in this article www.relevantmagazine.com/god/being…

2013-07-21: Minivans, pacifiers, and sleep-training, Oh My! #3rdtrimesterinsomnia

2013-07-20: I know this is not worth sharing, but my brain...

2013-07-20: Aaaahhhh! Catching up on Fallon from last night. Jesse and...

2013-07-20: Saying my bedtime prayers with a big request and a...

2013-07-19: After a red-eye back from Maui, Colette is wide awake...

2013-07-19: On the ground at LAX. Back to reality! That reality...

2013-07-16: Captain Timothy and Colette

2013-07-16: Daddy-daughter

2013-07-16: Baby belly!

2013-07-16:

2013-07-16: Colette picked out a stuffed Sea Turtle today and begged...

2013-07-16:

2013-07-15: La Perouse

2013-07-15: It is Maui Midnight thus time for bed. Oh the...

2013-07-14: Sticker book

2013-07-14: Beach sleep

2013-07-14: Someone I know is blessed to have the best godparents...

2013-07-14: No legs!

2013-07-14: Sand-castle-wrecker jail

2013-07-14: Travel snoogle brought to you by 3 standard pillows and...

2013-07-12: Getting ready to watch “Pickabled Me Toooo”

2013-07-11: Colette on her phone calling Billy and Nona “Hi! I...

2013-07-10: “Sooooo pretty”

2013-07-10: Stickers with Daddy at fancy dinner.

2013-07-10: Jonathan LaCour I’ve been telling you this… :) thechart.blogs.cnn.com/2013/07/1…

2013-07-09: Beach babe

2013-07-08: Even with a 1.5hr nap, I’m still feeling the 3hr...

2013-07-08: Shave ice day one.

2013-07-08: Poolside shave ice

2013-07-08: Morning conversation over chocolate milk on the lanai.

2013-07-08:

2013-07-08: Pro traveler

2013-07-08:

2013-07-07:

2013-07-07:

2013-07-04: Curly concentration

2013-07-04:

2013-07-04: Potato salad and deviled eggs in the fridge, cole slaw...

2013-07-04: Thank God for family!

2013-07-03: Jonathan LaCour www.buzzfeed.com/erinlaros…

2013-07-02: Wedding baby bump! :)

2013-07-02:

2013-07-02: Best service I’ve had as a pregnant woman comes at...

2013-07-02: Continuing the tradition of in utero concerts tonight :) Williams’s...

2013-07-01: After the wedding weekend this Mama is exhausted. I barely...

2013-07-01:

2013-06-30: Between Preston French becoming a husband this weekend and Clayton...

2013-06-30: Keeping up with the Frenches at a wedding is exhausting...

2013-06-30: Cousins-in-law

2013-06-30: Colette had too many goodbyes today to handle. She broke...

2013-06-30: Dance partners for life!

2013-06-30: Boogie down with cousins

2013-06-30: Dizzy!

2013-06-30: Feeling pretty enough to twirl!

2013-06-30: “Where my cousins?” “Honey they’re going back to their house...

2013-06-29:

2013-06-29:

2013-06-27: On the ground at DFW. Worst flight attendants ever, but...

2013-06-27: Me to American Airlines gate agent: do you allow preboarding...

2013-06-27: Alright, these crazy pregnancy dreams need to stop! I normally...

2013-06-27: Exhausted. But it feels like Christmas Eve…too excited for the...

2013-06-26:

2013-06-26: It takes a while to wake up from a night...

2013-06-26: Clayton T. French are you ready for the biggest birthday...

2013-06-26: Too good not to share www.adweek.com/adfreak/m…

2013-06-25: My favorite doc appt of pregnancy is tomorrow: Gestational Diabetes...

2013-06-25: Mama pteranodon just sent the kids and Papa pteranodon on...

2013-06-25: Ever have one of those days when you’ve cleaned up...

2013-06-24: Colette finally caught this post-nasal drip cough that Jonathan and...

2013-06-24: You know what’s fun…. a dead garage remote battery when...

2013-06-23: I’m not sure I can move. Ikea for a dresser,...

2013-06-23: It’s 10:30…Dare I wake her?!

2013-06-22: Curious Curlies

2013-06-21: Last day of “school”

2013-06-21: Not that interested in the trial, but the sleep expert...

2013-06-19: Catchin up on The Voice…what attacked Cher’s head last night?!...

2013-06-19: In Jen’s element. Cerritos Children’s library with Colette including a...

2013-06-18: Colette loves swinging with Jen! And we have been cooking...

2013-06-17: Colette’s 2 favorite activities these days: sticker book and “you...

2013-06-17:

2013-06-14: Finished my first customized prenatal circuit training on my own...

2013-06-13: Checking on my Dunwoody peeps! Is everyone and their homes...

2013-06-13: Dear Lord, thank you for giving Colette the peace to...

2013-06-13: Officially giving Jonathan LaCour the duty of finding a GP...

2013-06-13: Continue to be charitable but know where your donations are...

2013-06-13: Hmmm this seems like a bit much, especially because there...

2013-06-12: Fun day at Knotts Berry Farm with Gigi and my...

2013-06-12: Trying out Knotts Berry Farm. So far so good!

2013-06-11: So I’m thinking this cough must be allergy related; it’s...

2013-06-11:

2013-06-11: Checking out Seaside Lagoon today!

2013-06-10: I’ve gotta say, lots of talent left on The Voice,...

2013-06-10: I’ve gotta say, lots of talent left on The Voice,...

2013-06-10: I had a lot of trouble getting comfortable enough to...

2013-06-07:

2013-06-07: The week has office caught up with me…I am exhausted!...

2013-06-07: June had potential to be extra gloomy this year with...

2013-06-05: She got a shamu stuffy and asked to put it...

2013-06-05:

2013-06-05:

2013-06-05: About to watch Shamu. Great day so far!

2013-06-05:

2013-06-04: Slight headache, foot taps, leg shakes, heart pounds, stomach turns....

2013-06-03: I’ve gotta hand it to Sasha and Shakira on that...

2013-06-03: I had to take a break from Pinterest in my...

2013-06-03: Colette has been doling out the antics nonstop….I might have...

2013-06-03: “See you have a boo-boo like this.” Colette holding up...

2013-06-03:

2013-06-03: 4 = number of days Daddy will be here over...

2013-06-02: This Mama is exhausted. A Sunday nap is in order...

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2013-06-01: Beach time…really wish the weather had been warmer…but it was...

2013-06-01: Packing the cooler and bags. Time to take advantage of...

2013-05-30:

2013-05-29: C’mon mattress topper! No neck aches in the AM!!!

2013-05-29: C’mon mattress topper! No neck aches in the AM!!!

2013-05-29: Just watched The Voice eliminations…America’s brain is broken! (At least...

2013-05-29: She is her father’s daughter….. Colette’s choice for her morning...

2013-05-28: The good news: there is nothing that needs to be...

2013-05-27: Anyone got copperhead snake bite stories to share? I’m gathering...

2013-05-26: First water balloon toss at OCF Church Picnic

2013-05-25: Good day in LA! Brunch with Mom, hubs, and Colette,...

2013-05-25: Preciousness: Daddy got dressed after his shower– (Unprovoked)Colette: “you look...

2013-05-24: How did pregnant women sleep without multiple pillows? Specifically, how...

2013-05-21: Colette is already developing her protective big sister skills. Proof:...

2013-05-20: So….The Voice = great for Adam Levine’s image and encouragement...

2013-05-20: So….The Voice = great for Adam Levine’s image and encouragement...

2013-05-19: Test drove the Pilot and the Odyssey today…came away impressed...

2013-05-19: I may be part lizard. As much as I find...

2013-05-17: Ok next survey: please do not provide reasons or opinions...

2013-05-17: You know what’s fun? When you accomplish an errand you’ve...

2013-05-17: You know what’s fun? When you accomplish an errand you’ve...

2013-05-16: Ok Mama friends…. We’re looking into getting a car with...

2013-05-13: No nap on Daddy-out-of-town days are brutal! I fear no-nap...

2013-05-12: 87 degrees tomorrow in Redondo Beach…what pools are open?

2013-05-12: 2 pandora charms, 38 Godiva chocolates, a potty success, and...

2013-05-12:

2013-05-12: Happy Mother's Day Gigi, Mimi, MyJen, GigiSandra,Babs, Marwee,(and a Justin) Copyright LaCour-Niesen Visuals,...

2013-05-12: We sang this song in church today and I found...

2013-05-12: Ultimate Mommy Indicator: My Mother’s Day has been made because...

2013-05-11: Sometimes Godiva is all a Mommy needs…hint hint Jonathan LaCour...

2013-05-10: It has been a long day for this Mama! Colette...

2013-05-08: On the ground in LA. The princess slept the whole...

2013-05-08: Headed back to LALA land. No planned trips to Atlanta...

2013-05-07:

2013-05-07: Good day: lunch with Todo, visit with Lauren and baby...

2013-05-05: Why does it always seem like there is never enough...

2013-05-05: On the road back to Atlanta! So proud of Preston...

2013-05-03: On the road to Nashville! French kids reuniting for PC’s...

2013-05-02:

2013-05-02: On the ground in ATL….but waiting for a gate. This...

2013-05-02: Atlanta tonight, Nashville tomorrow…to see the first French boy graduate...

2013-05-01: Waiting for our “Evening with David Sedaris” but Jonathan says...

2013-04-26: Colette insisted on wearing panties today, which is great except...

2013-04-25: Hotel is booked for the wedding of Mary K. Gray...

2013-04-24: Nothing like date night at the mall and Soup Plantation…...

2013-04-23: Someone please give back my child who wakes up at...

2013-04-22:

2013-04-21: How to fill Mommy with joy: run up to her,...

2013-04-21: I have yet to fully commit to potty-training Colette. We’ve...

2013-04-20: We are on a roll! Two movies in two nights!...

2013-04-19: I watched the Boston shootout unfold last night and read...

2013-04-15: “Colette, how much do you miss Daddy?” “So much in...

2013-04-15: Literally out of the mouth of babes: “Mommy I spilled...

2013-04-14: This is one of those days when I just want...

2013-04-13:

2013-04-13: Lesson of the evening–hungry doesn’t necessarily mean my stomach actually...

2013-04-12: If anyone needed proof that my daughter is a LaCour,...

2013-04-11: I was actually hungry at dinner time tonight, yet I...

2013-04-09: Hubby has given me complete reprieve of dinner duty for...

2013-04-08: It takes a lot for me to stay up past...

2013-04-08: My nightly routine: Put Colette to bed, fall asleep with...

2013-04-07: I really appreciated Pastor Joe’s clarification of God’s jealousy or...

2013-04-03: The pilot navigated through the thick smog, so we are...

2013-04-03: Bumped to the 3pm flight. 2 more hours at the...

2013-04-01: I love Dorothy at Nail Talk Tan Dunwoody! She gives...

2013-03-31: I’m getting a promotion this Fall! New title: Mother of...

2013-03-31: Up from the grave He arose, With a mighty triumph...

2013-03-30: Coloring eggs :)

2013-03-30: Easter Egg Hunt :) thanks for the dress! Donald H....

2013-03-27: ATL down

2013-03-27: Why am I awake at 3AM? Wouldn’t you like to...

2013-03-26: Totally feeding off of Colette’s excitement to head to Atlanta...

2013-03-25: Just had a great Seder meal with MOPS. Traditions are...

2013-03-24: First sign it might be time to turn off the...

2013-03-22: Colette learned the finer points of playing with a 2.5year...

2013-03-21: Snuggling up with my Nelson boy tonight! (Winston is handling...

2013-03-20: Home from anniversary dinner to cuddle up on the couch...

2013-03-20: My beloved is radiant and ruddy, distinguished among ten thousand....

2013-03-20: The first day of Spring always reminds me of….my wedding!!!...

2013-03-19: I’m ashamed to admit that I watched Splash tonight…the scoring...

2013-03-19:

2013-03-17: Colette had a blast with Jeremy this weekend :) Now...

2013-03-16: Brushing goats, climbing turtles, and riding horseys with her pal...

2013-03-14: Up and at ‘em! We’re off to see April, Christian,...

2013-03-11: During Colette’s nightly songs sung by Daddy, she made a...

2013-03-11: Colette grabbed Daddy’s empty water bottle from last night, then...

2013-03-10: My bed is not as warm tonight because my boysies...

2013-03-10: California road trip

2013-03-09: Nothing like a post-Disney nap at 7:30pm to set you...

2013-03-09: I have 5 friends with birthdays today! Happy Birthday!!!

2013-03-08: Colette woke up from a nap at 6pm, and just...

2013-03-07:

2013-03-02: Hawaii Life is a bad show for me to watch…....

2013-03-01: Post-nap milkshake

2013-03-01: Colette just counted to 12!…On her fingers!!!!! Hahahaha

2013-02-28: Finally got around to watching the 25th Anniversary performance of...

2013-02-25:

2013-02-25: Colette did a great job at her check up. The...

2013-02-24: Thanks to Doc McStuffins, Colette is excited about her 2yr...

2013-02-24:

2013-02-23: We had a fun day meeting up with Mimi in...

2013-02-20: Little girl

2013-02-20: Tulle and curls

2013-02-19: Not sure what is going on, but it sounds like...

2013-02-17: Oh Sweet Pea, won’t you dance with me. Come on,...

2013-02-15:

2013-02-14: Colette wanted to stay up until JenJustin get here. It’s...

2013-02-14: Valentine snuggles.

2013-02-14: Just woke up for the 3rd time tonight with my...

2013-02-12:

2013-02-12: Guys if you’re seeing that commercial, don’t give her Russell...

2013-02-12: Happy Mardi Gras! It’s Pancakes for dinner tonight!!

2013-02-11:

2013-02-09: When did she turn 16??!!! “Bye bye Daddy! I goin...

2013-02-09: It’s a Daddy day

2013-02-09: I suppose I should appreciate the me time, but I...

2013-02-09: I suppose I should appreciate the me time, but I...

2013-02-07: Hamburger or hot dog?

2013-02-05: Back in LA. At least now I don’t dread going...

2013-02-05:

2013-02-05: Praying for Becky Purcell Houston today as she lays her...

2013-02-03: Hmmm I liked this game more before the outage!

2013-02-02:

2013-01-31: Omg! I just looked at the forecast for tomorrow… A...

2013-01-31: I thought after waking up at 7:30 and a short...

2013-01-31:

2013-01-30: Colette is holding court at Gigi and Papa’s! Poor Papa...

2013-01-30: Tornado? I’ve forgotten such things… Thanks Atlanta for reminding me...

2013-01-29: At Gigi and Papa’s house

2013-01-29: ATL-Bound!

2013-01-28: Nothing like cupcakes for breakfast on your birthday!! :)

2013-01-27: Memories are flooding my head. I cannot believe my Sarah...

2013-01-26: Upped the ante to mucinex dm tonight. Heated rice pack,...

2013-01-26: Sneeze count for the day: 100…meelyon…. 2 Benadryl, 1 humidifier,...

2013-01-25: OH: I tried eating that low-fat food, but it tastes...

2013-01-22: Daddy’s version of Twinkle Little Star: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star/how...

2013-01-21: After a long weekend of potty training, Colette was accident-free...

2013-01-20: Looks like the Super Bowl Sunday menu will include lots...

2013-01-20: The Falcons may not be Super Bowl champions in 2...

2013-01-20: Onto the next match up: clam chowder vs crab cakes…...

2013-01-20: Dear Falcons, Please RISE UP and bring me some hometown...

2013-01-19: Tomorrow we shall Rise Up and enjoy Unca Jon’s BBQ...

2013-01-19: My cup overfloweth: Colette jumped in my lap, gave me...

2013-01-18: It is absolutely gorgeous here today! THIS is what SoCal...

2013-01-15: Watching The Care Bear Movie…it’s kind of creepy. I’m ready...

2013-01-13: My current status can best be summed up in a...

2013-01-12: Frost advisory, you are not welcome here!! Go back to...

2013-01-12: Quite a day for football!

2013-01-12: We had a great day at Disneyland, and Silvermist (the...

2013-01-12:

2013-01-12: Colette: Un cawkick milk Me: it’s in daddy’s room, isn’t...

2013-01-12: Colette and Daddy are already dreaming of Disneyland. It’s time...

2013-01-11: My little munchkin bumped up to the 2year old class...

2013-01-11: Ummmm hello SoCal, what is this cold weather??!!! This was...

2013-01-10: Listening to songs as Colette falls asleep: C: I get...

2013-01-08: Thank you Francesca Pappagallo for getting Colette hooked on Enchanted!...

2013-01-08: Thank you Francesca Pappagallo for getting Colette hooked on Enchanted!...

2013-01-07:

2013-01-03: Off to see Royal Teeth who wrote one of my...

2013-01-03:

2013-01-03: Sitting at Cooks Collision waiting on an estimate for the...

2013-01-03: Sitting at Cooks Collision waiting on an estimate for the...

2013-01-02: First panic attack of 2013 :/

2013-01-01: Love

2013-01-01: Somebody is taking advantage of only kid awake status….

2013-01-01: Resume 30 Day Shred Eat at restaurants less Set weekly...

2013-01-01:

2013-01-01: New Year’s Naps

2013-01-01: KTLA Rose Parade announcers: “Do you know what Mexican cowboys...

2013-01-01: Happy 2013! On this 1st day of January 2013, I...

2012-12-31:

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2012-12-28: I’m not sure I’ve ever gone to the grocery store...

2012-12-26: First piggy ponies!!

2012-12-25:

2012-12-25: Colette opened a present then played with it each time....

2012-12-25:

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2012-12-25: Santa wuz here!

2012-12-25: Finally, sugarplum visions!

2012-12-25: Oh Christmas Tree!

2012-12-25: Stockings hung by the chimney with care

2012-12-25: Apparently, there are visions of sugarplums dancing in Colette’s head…...

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2012-12-24: Colette,as of late, has earned the nickname The Negotiator, because...

2012-12-23: Fever gone!!!

2012-12-23: Prayers for my little munchkin who is still fighting this...

2012-12-21:

2012-12-20: Norman the Nordman (fir) returned to Home Depot today because...

2012-12-20: So I’ve been trying to make it to the Candlelight...

2012-12-20: Thank you to The Westminster Schools and Pam Elrod for...

2012-12-19: 3 more acts: Bought lunch for the people behind me...

2012-12-19: Tally for day of extra kindness: 10 Ralph’s gift cards...

2012-12-19: Colette and I will be out and about today on...

2012-12-18: An excerpt from nighttime prayers: “tayk you mommy. Tayk you...

2012-12-17: Migraine+nausea+ears clogged = mommy needs a nap. Pleeeeeaase Colette fall...

2012-12-16: Two verses that are poignant and were shared at the...

2012-12-16:

2012-12-16: Daddy-Daughter

2012-12-16: Seriously….

2012-12-14: Praying for those affected by the tragedy in CT whether...

2012-12-13: The folks at Providence Little Company Urgent Care are getting...

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2012-12-11: It is not even 8 yet and I can barely...

2012-12-11: What would you do?! Norman the Nordmann is raining needles,...

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2012-12-09: Merry Christmas Darling…

2012-12-09: Though I was exhausted from a busy weekend, we still...

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2012-12-09: Me: Colette, are you ready to go to church? C:...

2012-12-09: Colette found a table the perfect size for herself at...

2012-12-08: Preciousness!

2012-12-08: “yook my dress” Seriously look how sweet Cinderella is. How...

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2012-12-04: #LDOLOVE

2012-12-04: Thinks it’s kinda funny that Colette looks at her Christmas...

2012-12-02: Fa la la la la, la la la la

2012-12-02: “You are light in the darkness! Quit being surprised when...

2012-12-01:

2012-11-30: Back Home after 2 weeks away! I always love seeing...

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2012-11-22: In the spirit of Oprah on this holiday, I am...

2012-11-22: After a day of family, fun, and food (and no...

2012-11-22: Wild Turkey!

2012-11-22:

2012-11-22: Happy Thanksgiving!

2012-11-21: This was my plan for weaning Colette from her “boppy”...

2012-11-20: Pink Pig with Gigi

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2012-11-20: An Atlanta tradition

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2012-11-17: Hey California, My body still thinks its in your time...

2012-11-16: What what ATL! :)

2012-11-13:

2012-11-11: A little late on the draw, but thank you to...

2012-11-10: So after a few nights last week here at home...

2012-11-10: She is an LA Baby now…well, in that outfit! Thanks...

2012-11-09: It was a chilly 64 in San Diego today and...

2012-11-09:

2012-11-09: Interesting…Sesame Street Gets Through a Storm–Big Bird and friends clean...

2012-11-08: Colette snuggling Winston: “you want boppy?” #truelove

2012-11-07: Running around fountains, smelling flowers, finding colors, and a table...

2012-11-06: I just sleep pinned. Time for bed??

2012-11-06: Colette voted! She had to pick between Charlie Brown Thanksgiving...

2012-11-06: Whoa!! Dr. House is Jasper in 101 Dalmations!

2012-11-06: Trying to fall back asleep… I was jolted awake by...

2012-11-06: Thanksvember: today I was struck by how grateful I am...

2012-11-05: Colette woke up 3hrs before her usual 8:30/9 rising… I...

2012-11-04:

2012-11-04: So… We came home from our bike ride today to...

2012-11-04: So…riding bikes in the South Bay is a bit different...

2012-11-04: Some of you may be pleased to know that somehow...

2012-11-03: 3 Days in to Thanksvember and Colette has been grateful...

2012-11-02: Grateful for being able to watch my munchkin sleep!

2012-11-01: Introducing Pocahontas for our Thanksgiving princess… Yeah I know, it...

2012-11-01: So far the impact of Halloween on Colette: Me: Colette...

2012-11-01:

2012-10-31: She was climbing the ropes and darting towards her saying...

2012-10-31: She was climbing the ropes and darting towards her saying...

2012-10-31:

2012-10-31: Fun times with Jen, the fairy godmother! :)

2012-10-31: We hit up Disneyland in costume this AM, and we...

2012-10-30: Anyone have experience with Chemdry cleaning tile?

2012-10-30: Anyone know what is required by law in regard to...

2012-10-28: “seeederellya” at the Halloween Parade :) she was so excited...

2012-10-28: “Meeeeneeee Mowwwsss”

2012-10-27:

2012-10-25: Jen and Justin are here!!!! Yesssssss!

2012-10-24: After I burned 2 pieces of toast under the broiler,...

2012-10-23: So Colette has had a cold on and off since...

2012-10-19: Still need to do some cleaning, some organizing, and some...

2012-10-17: Meanwhile, Mimi was wrangling Colette, the dogs, cleaning up, and...

2012-10-17: Kitchen, dining room, and master bedroom all unpacked. Thanks Regina!!...

2012-10-17: Kitchen, dining room, and master bedroom all unpacked. Thanks Regina!!...

2012-10-16: Snuggled up with my baby girl in her new room...

2012-10-16: It’s moving day! Let’s see how painless we can make...

2012-10-15: Movers are packing the kitchen: this just got real!

2012-10-14:

2012-10-14: About to watch a man jump from 120k feet. Turn...

2012-10-14: Today we move in our first piece of furniture to...

2012-10-13:

2012-10-13: She did so well getting her pretties painted on!

2012-10-13: Choo Choo

2012-10-13: She “won” a purple bunny at the ring toss :)...

2012-10-13: More fun!

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2012-10-12: Just in case we were getting nervous about leaving Venice,...

2012-10-10: My energizer bunny woke up at 8AM and went nonstop...

2012-10-10: Colette’s room is 85% packed. Office is 60% packed Bedroom...

2012-10-09: Colette had a great time at her first Mother’s Morning...

2012-10-07: Though I don’t seem to be able to get this...

2012-10-07: So, the week before movers come, Colette and I are...

2012-10-07: After Jonathan and I tired of the Mickey Mouse repetition...

2012-10-05: Thank you God for such an awesome day. I needed...

2012-10-05: Day 3 got away from me yesterday as we were...

2012-10-05: Sooo, this girl’s desire for cowboy boots has been reignited…...

2012-10-05: Hey Braves fans, tell me what happened..??!!

2012-10-05: I LOVE my housekeeper!! She does such an amazing job...

2012-10-05: I just toured and signed up for Mother’s Morning Out...

2012-10-03: If you need to find me, I’ll be on Pinterest...

2012-10-03: Day 2-check. Definitely was sore this AM though! But if...

2012-10-02: 30 Day Shred Day 1 complete. (20 min workout is...

2012-10-01: Colette ran to find a special book this morning and...

2012-10-01: Here are a few reasons why dieting is difficult while...

2012-10-01: Here are a few reasons why dieting is difficult while...

2012-09-30: Colette has taken to calling Winston and Nelson her brothers….Do...

2012-09-30: Colette brought Jonathan her Hug-a-Bible today and said “Papa read.”...

2012-09-29: So Colette’s passion for chocolate is as strong as her...

2012-09-26: There’s something in the air in LA right now making...

2012-09-23:

2012-09-21: Hey I’ve got an idea let’s go outside and be...

2012-09-21:

2012-09-20: After scaring 2 passenger off with her “baby ness,” and...

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2012-09-17: Taking it all in at Gigi’s school

2012-09-13: Alright Georgia Tech friends, we’re in town and would love...

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2012-09-11: I cannot believe it was 11 years ago that I...

2012-09-10:

2012-09-09: We are off to get some “barbecute” according to Colette....

2012-09-08: Things I won’t miss about Abbot Kinney: loud neighbors and...

2012-09-08: Just signed our lease on a home in north Redondo...

2012-09-07: 6 more weeks… Then no more loud neighbors! Shut the...

2012-09-07: Eeeek! 3.5 quake scared the buhgeezus out of me, not...

2012-09-06: I didn’t make it to the gym today, but I...

2012-08-31:

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2012-08-31: Bluuuueee mooooon

2012-08-31: Thinking of Neil and a little bird I once had...

2012-08-30:

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2012-08-30: Colette was just dreaming about going down a fun slide...

2012-08-30: Colette was just dreaming about going down a fun slide...

2012-08-30: Ever cough so much that your jaw started hurting? Me...

2012-08-29:

2012-08-27: Thank you Disney Jr. channel!! I can stop whispering for...

2012-08-27: How does one with no voice take care of a...

2012-08-26: While I can’t say that we have found a “home”...

2012-08-26: While I can’t say that we have found a “home”...

2012-08-26: While I am awake by myself, I shall list some...

2012-08-26: Sometimes I get past 1AM and wonder if it’s worth...

2012-08-26: I am awake but should be sleeping. Darn craving for...

2012-08-24: I just enjoyed a bowl of broccoli cheese soup while...

2012-08-24: I just enjoyed a bowl of broccoli cheese soup while...

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2012-08-19: Thank you for all the birthday messages! I had a...

2012-08-19:

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2012-08-19: Birthday picture with my Eeyore!:)

2012-08-19: It’s a great day for being born!

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2012-08-16: Colette has a new obsession with “ah, ah Mouse.” any...

2012-08-15: Ahhh the noises of Abbot Kinney: downstairs neighbor pumpin the...

2012-08-11: No A/C and SoCal is having a heat wave. It’s...

2012-08-11:

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2012-08-10: Flower from my princess :)

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2012-08-09: Colette is learning that love hurts. At the Kids Club...

2012-08-09: Ok Husby you can come home now! #cantsleepwhileyouregone

2012-08-08:

2012-08-08: Downstairs neighbors please pump up your base a little more...

2012-08-08: Got my butt kicked at “Core, Strength, Balance” class. It...

2012-08-07: “daddy, airpane, wuok” we miss you!

2012-08-07: Aly Raisman’s floor ex was epic! Still not as fun...

2012-08-07: The days of me pretending not to understand Colette’s requests...

2012-08-05: Wait, really? They are airing the marathon???

2012-08-05: I am so ready to live in a place where...

2012-08-04:

2012-08-03: Praying for joy, wisdom, and clear next steps. Please join...

2012-08-03: After a 6:30am wake up, an 11am-2pm nap, an 8:15pm...

2012-08-03: After a 6:30am wake up, an 11am-2pm nap, an 8:15pm...

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2012-07-31: Medals ceremony outfits = super cute!! I loved the cut...

2012-07-28: Had a wonderful time catching up with tons of friends...

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2012-07-28: Watching Waldo play soccer. Oh wait that’s the USA Women’s...

2012-07-27: In a twisted sort of way, sometimes I wish I...

2012-07-27:

2012-07-27: Well done on the torch London! :)

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2012-07-18: Fun with Gigi and Papa iPad fun Little gymnast will make a balance beam or...

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2012-07-15: AMCI Fiat 500 Photos FIAT Live Photo Booth - starring me and the new...

2012-07-14:

2012-07-12: Estimated time until power restored: 10hrs. Estimated battery life left...

2012-07-11: Colette’s fever has come and gone all day today. Hoping...

2012-07-11: My baby girl is in pain. I’m not positive what...

2012-07-10: Had a great day in LA with Jen :) swim...

2012-07-09: All pretty for Daddy coming home from work

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2012-07-05: I did not order my iced mocha decaf yesterday, thus...

2012-07-05: It’s 3AM and I’m awake…. Hrrrrmmmm…

2012-07-04: Yaaay!

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2012-07-04: Shaking the bag for fried chicken :)

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2012-07-01: Happy Anniversary to our travel buddies, mischief accomplices, humor appreciators,...

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2012-06-30: Showing Rhys how to play with the sand toys

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2012-06-28: Maui is not for migraines!

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2012-06-24: Maui Thai. Yummy!

2012-06-24: SOOOO EXCITED for Jen and Justin to get here tomorrow...

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2012-06-23: Keeping an eye on her shadow

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2012-06-22: Fourth Friday in Paia?

2012-06-22: Fourth Friday in Paia?

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2012-06-22: Adoring eyes

2012-06-22: “hi peepo”

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2012-06-21: Lessons learned in Maui Day 1: –keep shadow behind us...

2012-06-21: I LOVE Maui!!

2012-06-18: I just walked my mom to her babysitting job. My...

2012-06-17: Why when watching Earth, do I cheer for the baby...

2012-06-17: Daddy and Daughter Sick Day :/

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2012-06-15: Does it get better than the first official “I wuv...

2012-06-15: Here’s an idea, let’s have a party on a Thursday...

2012-06-14: Summer tv: wheel of fortune and jeopardy at 10-11pm?! Does...

2012-06-13: Laying at the end of my beautiful baby’s bed as...

2012-06-13: She has a vision

2012-06-13: I’m a Big Girl!!

2012-06-13: Little Miss Independent

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2012-06-13: I found a clean gym with a great Kids Club...

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2012-06-09: Dunwoody peeps: What do you know about Montgomery Elementary? I...

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2012-06-07: Sleepy babies

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2012-06-06: Disneyfied

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2012-06-06: Watching Mickey Mouse Clubhouse with Jolie, Rhett, and Colette while...

2012-06-04: Mighty are the preparations…for taking 4 kids and 3 adults...

2012-06-03: In about 18 hrs, we will begin 8 weeks of...

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2012-05-31: That sleep was good while it lasted… Awaken by a...

2012-05-31: Thank God for tylenol and orange juice! Comfortable enough to...

2012-05-31: You know when your sinuses hurt and your insides ache?...

2012-05-30: Husby is in SF, so it’s me and my 3...

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2012-05-25: Loving catching up with Atlanta friends and family. 1.5 more...

2012-05-24: Great Grandaddy Billy and Colette

2012-05-23: Gigi’s school is awesome!!

2012-05-22: Packing up to leave the NYC to head to the...

2012-05-19: Thanks for a great show!! We had a blast!

2012-05-19: 2 Skinnee J’s now with Special J. Spice, Andy Action,...

2012-05-19: Please please let’s have a Triple Crown winner! That would...

2012-05-18: In the NYC, hit me up peeps!

2012-05-17: Colette went to bed tonight with the promise of getting...

2012-05-17: Looking up some fun tot-friendly things to do with Colette...

2012-05-16: If we don’t take the subway in NY, what do...

2012-05-16:

2012-05-15: Today was a roller coaster day: UP-getting back on track...

2012-05-13: Yummy brunch at Chaya for Mother’s Day, perfect! Even with...

2012-05-12: At Hotel Palomar for a full nights sleep. First night...

2012-05-12: After mopping, we take a stroll

2012-05-12: Playing “Mommy” wearing mommy’s shoes, carrying a “purse,” and mopping...

2012-05-11: So we just hung up the phone with ToDo (pronounced...

2012-05-11: Thank you to each of you who have been praying...

2012-05-09: Looking at my sleeping baby, snoring husband, and snoring dogs:...

2012-05-09: Boooo to migraines, especially when hubby is out of town....

2012-05-08: I’ve got a 19lb (5th%) munchkin who is proportionally tall...

2012-05-08: I’ve got a 19lb (5th%) munchkin who is proportionally tall...

2012-05-07: Alright, for those of you who have lived in one...

2012-05-06: NYC bound 5/18-5/22, ATL bound 5/22-5/27. Woooot! Let’s play in...

2012-05-05: Gotta go with my boy Calvin on Take Charge Indy....

2012-05-04: The fourth may not have been with us, but we...

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2012-05-03: Cut from the same cloth. Dark thoughts swirl with confusion....

2012-05-03: Footie pajamas and one pink sparkly shoe on, Daddy’s business...

2012-05-03: So hoist up the John b’s sail See how the...

2012-05-02: I am missing The South this week! It’s Derby week!...

2012-05-01: Colette has been stuck like glue to her Daddy since...

2012-04-28: I went to this cool place called a “movie theater”...

2012-04-27: Colette says “Thank you” on behalf of all signing babies...

2012-04-26: My Baby's Heart I just have to share what Colette did today. First...

2012-04-26: Although she signed “more” mama a lot today, Colette sure...

2012-04-26: I am currently at the Baby Signs Instructor Conference in...

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2012-04-25: Off to LAX to fly to LAS for Baby Signs...

2012-04-24: Making one more attempt at the DMV to pay some...

2012-04-22: A little freaked out by the idea of applying to...

2012-04-22: Really trying not to be a party pooper, but the...

2012-04-21: We got to meet up with Beth and Don Carter...

2012-04-19: So I know I’m the only sad soul still watching...

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2012-04-19: My monkey daughter has created an obstacle course for herself:...

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2012-04-16: Someone I know is having too much fun with Draw...

2012-04-16: There were 4 in the bed, and I still said,...

2012-04-15: So Colette’s favorite treat lately has been “iiiiiiiiiice,” but she’s...

2012-04-15:

2012-04-15: My little helper girl

2012-04-14: In the past 24hrs, Colette has pulled out: “cookie” “more”...

2012-04-13:

2012-04-13: Happy freakin Freaky Friday to you too!

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2012-04-11: So the 59 and rainy happened overnight, so we got...

2012-04-11: Colette never ceases to be the star of the show....

2012-04-08: I’m not sure if my expectations are unreasonable, but it...

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2012-04-07: Practicing with her Easter basket from Gigi

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2012-04-06: The verses I meditate on this weekend: “And when Jesus...

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2012-04-05: So Colette says a few words now “baah-baah” for ball,...

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2012-04-04: On this date in 1997: A 118 lb boy pulled...

2012-04-03: Tomorrow I put my best friends on a plane until...

2012-04-03: Craig Ferguson was way more fun than Jimmy Kimmel, but...

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2012-03-31: Finished The Great Urban Race in Santa Monica in approx...

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2012-03-31: Colette fell asleep at 5pm last night, slept through getting...

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2012-03-29: Played Card Against Humanity with friends tonight and had a...

2012-03-28: Bad mommy moment of the day: looking down, packing out...

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2012-03-25: Hey neighbors! Quit being loud and slamming doors! You’re waking...

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2012-03-23: Colette is headed to bed. When she wakes, we get...

2012-03-23:

2012-03-23: Anyone care to explain “non-religious” Passover to me?

2012-03-23: Gettin ready for Barnyard Dance Signing Story Time! Join me...

2012-03-22: Wanted: compact, FAST, point & shoot camera that takes better...

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2012-03-20: Celebrating my anniversary with Jonathan LaCour today! Friday I gave...

2012-03-19: So tonight I was thinking, “wow, I have more than...

2012-03-18: Booked our flights to NYC for the 2 Skinnee J’s...

2012-03-18: After Mommy’s fun, long week with just Colette. Daddy is...

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2012-03-16: Spontaneous night out in LA: an AMAZING show by Jerry...

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2012-03-15: Dogs up at 5am. Arrrg. But I was already tossing...

2012-03-15: Anyone else exhausted? Anyone else unable to sleep?!

2012-03-14:

2012-03-14: Today is brought to you by the Greek letter Pi...

2012-03-13: Tomorrow will be a great day! It’s Pi(e) Day!! Mmmm...

2012-03-11: Mind go to sleep, my body is tired!

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2012-03-11: Had so much fun with Gigi and Papa. Now for...

2012-03-10: I am officially old. I am sitting in bed at...

2012-03-09: My first Sign, Say, and Play class was awesome! I...

2012-03-09:

2012-03-09: Colette and “Pahpaaaah”

2012-03-09: Wow! I have 30 FB friends with birthdays in March!...

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2012-03-02: Hey Atlanta people, be safe in the storms!!!!

2012-03-02: Hey Atlanta people, be safe in the storms!!!!

2012-03-02: Enjoyed an awesome bike ride along the beach with Clayton...

2012-02-27: I was beaming with pride as Colette dribbled a soccer...

2012-02-27:

2012-02-26: Still reeling over the sermon this morning. It’s funny how...

2012-02-24: March is shaping up to be AWESOME! Clayton comes 2/29-3/3....

2012-02-21: Mommy-brain or am I losing it?! I took the dogs...

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2012-02-18: So I’m going to have to say… I really liked...

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2012-02-14: An actual date night for Valentine’s Day! It was way...

2012-02-14: Happy Godiva Day! Err I mean Valentine’s Day….

2012-02-13:

2012-02-13: Sick Day Snuggles

2012-02-12: Snuggling my baby girl through a fever :/

2012-02-12:

2012-02-12: It was love at first sight with my Valentine’s Day...

2012-02-10: Colette has a date for Valentine’s Day :) Her Great...

2012-02-09: Bah! First world problem: I have to straighten up before...

2012-02-08: 4 months in LA and I’ve been discovered! ;) I...

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2012-02-07: Colette needed a break on our drive down to San...

2012-02-07: I have a healthy 10th percentile baby girl at 17lbs...

2012-02-06:

2012-02-05: “Everybody’s the same color with the lights off!” –Ceelo

2012-02-05: Oops! We booked our flight during the Super Bowl! But...

2012-02-05:

2012-02-05: Mirror Mirror on the wall

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2012-02-03: Social Baby trying to schmooze the gemologist!

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2012-02-03: Somebody thinks she’s old enough for her own seat

2012-02-03: Back to LAX. Getting to know, Frankie, our driver pretty...

2012-02-03: Back to LAX. Getting to know, Frankie, our driver pretty...

2012-02-02: 12 hrs until Colette and I meet up with Daddy...

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2012-02-01: Morning play with Gigi

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2012-02-01: Special time with Gigi at school

2012-01-31: Hmmm…. Flying back to LA tomorrow, but the flight I...

2012-01-31: Colette was just dreaming about talking to her daddy on...

2012-01-30: Looks like a long might ahead as Baby Girl has...

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2012-01-28: Sharing with Great Grandaddy

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2012-01-28: Her throne

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2012-01-28: Birthday Girl

2012-01-27:

2012-01-26: Can’t wait to see Jolie, Rhett, Paisley and their mom....

2012-01-26: Who wants to play tomorrow?! I definitely have a date...

2012-01-26: We is heah

2012-01-26: Now for takeoff attempt number 2!

2012-01-26: Hmmm I didn’t bargain for extra time on the plane…...

2012-01-26: Hmmm I didn’t bargain for extra time on the plane…...

2012-01-25: ATL in the AM. Tempted to say “going home,” but...

2012-01-25:

2012-01-25: I just got my “it’s time to check in for...

2012-01-24: My boys are at Camp Mimi and Jerry for 2...

2012-01-23:

2012-01-23: Signing has given me a peak into what Colette dreams...

2012-01-22: Looks like its gonna be “The Battle of the Chowdahs”...

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2012-01-22: Colette lives by the motto, “sometimes you’ve gotta stop and...

2012-01-22: This is going to be an awesome and busy week!...

2012-01-21: Colette was nonstop today from 8:45am-6pm. she finally just came...

2012-01-19: Totally impressed and excited with how quickly Colette is picking...

2012-01-18: Clean and organized our guest room finally while Colette went...

2012-01-18: Glad to be awake at 3AM….

2012-01-17: Is anyone keeping up with the Costa Concordia accident? What...

2012-01-16: Ok, so I’ve been walking in and out on The...

2012-01-16:

2012-01-15: Thinks the montage of Morgan Freeman’s work would have been...

2012-01-15:

2012-01-14: Home with hubby, boys, and baby. YAY!!

2012-01-14:

2012-01-13:

2012-01-13: Colette took “All you can eat” Chinese buffet to heart!...

2012-01-13: Two more things to share about my training: 1. Linda...

2012-01-13:

2012-01-12: Definitely excited about my class tomorrow. But… I am a...

2012-01-12: Loved my Baby Signs program training today! It combines my...

2012-01-11:

2012-01-11: Jetset Baby

2012-01-10: Upset tummies are never fun, but they’re more bearable when...

2012-01-10: Is full of caterpillars wanting to become butterflies…

2012-01-09: That was lame

2012-01-09: Colette picked a purple outfit today, so I think her...

2012-01-08: We’ll be in the ATL for Colette’s birthday, 1/26-2/1. Reserve...

2012-01-08: Wishes I was enjoying this beautiful Sunday with my baby...

2012-01-07:

2012-01-06: Always having to remember: He knows best.

2012-01-05: Love the pigeon! “major medical boooiiiiis”

2012-01-05: It’s 81 degrees here and I’m LOVING it!

2012-01-04: Colette is sleeping peacefully in her room on her crib....

2012-01-03: Sid the Science Kid tackling the controversial topic of vaccinations....

2012-01-03: Looking at the weather in Atlanta today sure makes me...

2012-01-02: I think the people that came up with the ideas...

2012-01-01: Yes, yes I am watching Stepbrothers again :)

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2011-12-31: Feeling kind of sappy and emotional as I think about...

2011-12-31: Feeling kind of sappy and emotional as I think about...

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2011-12-29: I miss my doctors! I hope to find some as...

2011-12-29:

2011-12-28: My driver’s license is processing, finally! I hope to not...

2011-12-28: Just got a WTE email about “weaning your baby.” I...

2011-12-27: Back to reality

2011-12-27: Just booked my flight for Vegas to go to a...

2011-12-27: Driving to Phoenix, then flying to San Diego, then picking...

2011-12-26: Having a hard time knowing that we are going back...

2011-12-25: EscarNo! Thank you!

2011-12-25: Christmas Angel charm

2011-12-25: And lights out!

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2011-12-25: First Christmas present

2011-12-24: Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night!...

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2011-12-24: Zooming Christmas baby!

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2011-12-24: Enjoyed some Lessons and Carols at Flagstaff Community Church. We...

2011-12-24: Elf

2011-12-22: LaCour Holidays

2011-12-22: Staying warm in Flagstaff. Looking forward to yummy dinner prepared...

2011-12-20: Today I wish I was in Georgia. The California DMV...

2011-12-20: Today I wish I was in Georgia. The California DMV...

2011-12-19: Had a blast watching Colette’s amazement at all the lights...

2011-12-19:

2011-12-18: “Christmas time is here…I wish it was Christmas todaaay.” my...

2011-12-18: Agh! What am I allergic to? Itchy nose, eyes, and...

2011-12-17: Enjoying my new iPad! Not stuck on my phone as...

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2011-12-16: Having so much fun with family visits! Loved having Destiny...

2011-12-15: Colette has officially given up crawling. She walks everywhere!! (99%...

2011-12-15: Colette has officially given up crawling. She walks everywhere!! (99%...

2011-12-12: LA culture shock number 1: Mama drama! Is this a...

2011-12-12: I said I missed friends and family in Atlanta, not...

2011-12-12: So not only did Jonny have food poisoning but apparently...

2011-12-11: I’m ready for Jonny to feel better! I’m sure he...

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2011-12-09: Fun times with family and friends in December! Mom is...

2011-12-07: All protein, veggies, fruits makes Lacey a mean mom! Give...

2011-12-06: So it was a big night. Colette kept taking little...

2011-12-05: Getting nervous about my 28 Day Cleanse that starts tomorrow…...

2011-12-05: My 17lbs of love has a cold and fever with...

2011-12-05: Colette and I are going back to bed to see...

2011-12-05: It was a LONG night, but we came out on...

2011-12-04:

2011-12-03: My baby isn’t keeping me up. It’s that darn Mexican...

2011-12-03:

2011-12-01: Yes!!! This kid on the news just said in a...

2011-12-01: How much fun would it be to be at Ellen’s...

2011-11-30: The wind is literally howling. Crazy Santa Ana wins! You’re...

2011-11-30:

2011-11-29: Buttfaces, don’t miss this deal!! (look for it)

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2011-11-28: Hahaha! Nate Berkus just did a favorite things segment and...

2011-11-27: Santa Monica Farmers Market this AM and found the best...

2011-11-26: Didn’t realize my husband was truly a Scrooge. Not even...

2011-11-26: Enjoyed family sign language class as we build on Colette’s...

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2011-11-25: Muppets rocked my face off!! And Colette clapped along to...

2011-11-25: Feeling the reality of living in Venice now…good thing Miss...

2011-11-25: Had a wonderful week with our bestest friends.. the hardest...

2011-11-24: Climbing

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2011-11-22: Colette enjoyed miso soup and tofu tonight. She is adapting...

2011-11-22: Colette enjoyed miso soup and tofu tonight. She is adapting...

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2011-11-19: Cannot wait for Jen and Justin to get here tomorrow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...

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2011-11-14: Hmmm…The Voice tapes in Universal City. Maybe I could get...

2011-11-14: Our couch is here!! And our dining table! (note: it...

2011-11-13: Great weekend in Venice: enjoying our locale, connecting with new...

2011-11-13: Large church with lots of opportunities to get connected or...

2011-11-12: I thought boys were supposed to be the ones that...

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2011-11-10: Basking in the snuggles I’m getting from my active baby...

2011-11-09: 0.2 miles away: Marla’s–delicious food, relaxed atmosphere, yummy cookies. This...

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2011-11-08: First time having fun in LA without family. Leave it...

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2011-11-08: The premise of Dinosaur Train is that a pteranodon mom...

2011-11-07: Colette’s latest tricks: dancing, bending over to look through her...

2011-11-07: Remembered why I’m not in school any more: I hate...

2011-11-06: Mommy meetup potentially cancelled tomorrow due to “cold weather.” The...

2011-11-06: Have an appointment tomorrow to make my California residency official,...

2011-11-06: Danger Will Robinson!

2011-11-04: Overcast and rainy??!!! I thought I moved to SoCal!

2011-11-03: Colette’s room and master bedroom unpacked and somewhat organized. Happy...

2011-11-02: Colette has grown so much: she’s mobile, she communicates pretty...

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2011-11-01: If we can’t pay rent, it’s okay! We can build...

2011-11-01: Hmm. Do I leave the Christmas box out to go...

2011-11-01: Grabbing a crepe for lunch. Spoiled that this is .2...

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2011-10-31: Glad to have our stuff arrive and our bed made,...

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2011-10-30: Hmmm.. I’m not so sure how I feel about this...

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2011-10-27: Here in Venice! Walked down Abbot Kinney for a lemonade....

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2011-10-26: Melting at the cuteness of Nelson and Colette holding hands...

2011-10-26: Melting at the cuteness of Nelson and Colette holding hands...

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2011-10-26: Vegas baby!

2011-10-26: One day away from being “home” and I’m starting to...

2011-10-26: Who’s keeping me up at 4am? Is it my 9...

2011-10-25: Snuggled in in Flagstaff at the Carter’s. Yummy home-cooked meal,...

2011-10-24: Bedtime massage, thank you very much! Score for Hotel Parq...

2011-10-24: Parq Central Hotel in Albuquerque to the rescue!!

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2011-10-23: Made it to Lubbock, but not without a nice speeding...

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2011-10-22: Officially west of the Mississippi!

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2011-10-21: If this is the “Best” “Western” has to offer, I...

2011-10-21: At The Club with Sarah Lincoln and the Whisky Widows...

2011-10-21:

2011-10-21: And we’re off! Only 4 hours later than hoped!

2011-10-21: And time to pack the car. My tummy is rumbly...

2011-10-20: House is being packed. Truck is taking off this afternoon....

2011-10-19: Just said “make this weather go away! Brrrr!”. Guess that’ll...

2011-10-19: Just said “make this weather go away! Brrrr!”. Guess that’ll...

2011-10-19: Rest for the weary

2011-10-18: Alright, it’s road trip music time. Suggestions for the drive...

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2011-10-16: Methinks this will be a week that zooms by.

2011-10-15: Enjoyed Southern Belle Farm with Jen and Justin today! I...

2011-10-14: One week until our journey begins: ATL–>Meridian–> Irving–> Lubbock –>...

2011-10-12: Name those lovebirds

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2011-10-11: Happy Birthday to my wonderful hubby! We will have snoballs...

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2011-10-11: One of those days

2011-10-11: After this morning, I panicked about driving west with the...

2011-10-11: Driving around with baby and dogs so that our house...

2011-10-11: It’s going to be a long 7 days without my...

2011-10-11: It’s going to be a long 7 days without my...

2011-10-10: Anyone doing a canned food drive? I’ve got a box...

2011-10-10: New goal for when we move to LA: finagle a...

2011-10-10:

2011-10-10: This is the last day hubby is in town before...

2011-10-09: Wow! What great friends and support we have here in...

2011-10-09: It’s a day of goodbyes and see you laters. We...

2011-10-07: It’s gonna be a Wicked night! :)

2011-10-07: It’s D day!!! Daddy is coming home!!! (Colette’s daddy of...

2011-10-06: So bed time was still late tonight, but much easier...

2011-10-06: Exploring

2011-10-06: Missing the hubby! I shall cherish this weekend before he...

2011-10-06: My little teenager: goes to sleep at midnight, wakes up...

2011-10-05: Colette just went down for the night. She could be...

2011-10-03: Ew, so glad I don’t live in West Virginia! 9...

2011-10-02: Colette and I will be with Jon 7 out of...

2011-10-01: Hippo Hat!!

2011-10-01: All our garage sale items are gone…some sold, most picked...

2011-10-01: Making quarters and quarters at our moving sale!! But, we...

2011-09-30: Sorting stuff for our moving sale tomorrow. There will be...

2011-09-27: I am awake for no apparent reason…

2011-09-27: I am awake for no apparent reason…

2011-09-26: Colette, Winston, Nelson, Elaine LaCour and I will be driving...

2011-09-24: A day of tailgating and football was fun and exhausting....

2011-09-24: Hey Y’all!

2011-09-24:

2011-09-24:

2011-09-22: On a related note: Moving Sale October 1. Home rental...

2011-09-22: and I can finally break the news..Jonathan LaCour, Colette, Winston,...

2011-09-22: Migraines are never awesome

2011-09-21: Colette is pretty much only interested in what Mom and...

2011-09-19: Colette thinks that we take naps from 8-10 and then...

2011-09-19: So much to do, so little motivation to do it!...

2011-09-17: Here come the nighttime panic attacks. I didn’t miss you!...

2011-09-17: Was really looking forward to the ropes course, fresh air,...

2011-09-17: Cannot believe how much Colette’s personality is developing. She never...

2011-09-17: Taking a recovery day with the family. Naps abound.

2011-09-15: I picture take

2011-09-15: Little One is knocked out and sleeping without tossing and...

2011-09-13: Colette brought back her first cold from LA. Little coughs,...

2011-09-13: Landed safely back in the ATL. Time to go see...

2011-09-13: Flying home

2011-09-11: Great day in LA LA land!

2011-09-11: Great day in LA LA land!

2011-09-10:

2011-09-09: Off to LA tomorrow to see PomPom and Mimi and...

2011-09-08: Overwhelmed doesn’t even begin to describe it.

2011-09-07: Once again I present to you my sister, Destiny!. Showing...

2011-09-07: Meditating on this because my paths are looking pretty winding...

2011-09-07: I dont know what “wise” person said this, but he/she...

2011-09-07: It’s a dreary, veg in front of the tv kind...

2011-09-07: What’s happening?

2011-09-03:

2011-09-03: As a former preschool teacher, watching Colette eat Cheerios is...

2011-09-02: Mushy sentiment: often when I look at my daughter, my...

2011-09-02: For the 2nd time in 3 days, someone working at...

2011-09-02: And she lost the battle at 5:30…quite the appropriate time...

2011-09-02: Colette is the USF champion. (ultimate sleep fighting)

2011-09-01:

2011-09-01: My CNN newsfeed is disturbing today: 2 hurricanes, wildfires, earthquake,...

2011-08-29: Daddy just lowered the crib because Little Toot was standing...

2011-08-28: Happy 7 months to my curious, mischievous, crawling, sitting, standing...

2011-08-28: and she just pulled herself up on the tv cabinet…....

2011-08-26: It’s been a long day with my baby girl! A...

2011-08-26: We’ll call this one a draw. I let Colette cry...

2011-08-26: We’ll call this one a draw. I let Colette cry...

2011-08-26: My boycott of Arby’s due to the stupid “Good Mood...

2011-08-26: Whoever told my daughter that it is ok to wale...

2011-08-25: Listening to the hum of our AC…the LOUD hummmmmmmm…. AC...

2011-08-25: strolled with Colette to Alon’s then to Target then back...

2011-08-25: This life is not my own

2011-08-22:

2011-08-22:

2011-08-22:

2011-08-21: Thankful for my church, but man do I miss my...

2011-08-21: Well I think that birthday will go down in the...

2011-08-20:

2011-08-20: So far scavenger hunt is going slowly! Traffic is horrible!!...

2011-08-20: THANK YOU to each person who made my day special...

2011-08-20: Colette’s bday present to me: she slept until 7! Yay!...

2011-08-19: And 30th bday capped off at my favorite restaurant, Sotto...

2011-08-19: Off to my spa day! These tired OLD bones and...

2011-08-19: Jonathan played me my favorite birthday song first thing this...

2011-08-18: Last day of my 20s, what should I do to...

2011-08-16: Pulling out all the stops to get Daddy to stop...

2011-08-14: Haikus inspired at church Our sermons over the past 5 weeks have been about...

2011-08-14: Church-write an intimacy haiku: Whisper in my ear I hear...

2011-08-12: Wendy’s lemonade doesn’t taste like my mom made it like...

2011-08-12: I don’t think I’m ready for this, are you?

2011-08-11: I have not fallen asleep before 2am all week. Hubby...

2011-08-10: well it’s official Beverly Cook French and Donald H. French...

2011-08-09: When hubby is away, Godiva saves the day! Mmmmmmmmm

2011-08-08: All these first day of school updates tempt me to...

2011-08-08: hmmmm carrots dont seem to work either. She did eat...

2011-08-07: Avocados are a no-go. We’ll try carrots tomorrow :)

2011-08-05: Yikes! The house is shaking, what’s going on?! Oh, it’s...

2011-08-04: Watching my baby sleep…

2011-08-04: Brother and Sister

2011-08-03: Swirl in Dunwoody for the win!

2011-08-02: Morning wallowing

2011-08-01: long day sorting through bins and bins! But it’s nice...

2011-07-31:

2011-07-31: First Braves game!

2011-07-30: Peek-a-boo

2011-07-30: From her half birthday “party” at the park

2011-07-28: 2 clogged ducts and the beginning of a staph infection…fun...

2011-07-28:

2011-07-27: Fever, back ache…it’s daddy’s night to tend to the little...

2011-07-27: It’s 3am, your nursing alarm is going off, where’s your...

2011-07-26: Really enjoyed Easy A! Fun movie :)

2011-07-25:

2011-07-24: Amazing material gift or awesome experience/trip for 30th birthday?

2011-07-23: Got home and didn’t unpack the cosleeper, so Colette is...

2011-07-23: 30th birthday suggestions anyone?? I’ve got less than a month...

2011-07-23: Sad to be leaving the beach, but excited to go...

2011-07-21: Got on the pinterest train tonight. Pretty sweet!

2011-07-20:

2011-07-20: SUP rented! Time to play! Hopefully my lessons from Me-Shell...

2011-07-19: Bonus relaxation on vacation

2011-07-17:

2011-07-17: :/

2011-07-17: Agh!!

2011-07-17: C’mon ladies! You can doooooo eet!

2011-07-17: Chilling in my beach chair!

2011-07-16: Um yeah…this is what it’s all about!

2011-07-16: Beach time here we come! Following in the French family...

2011-07-15: Had fun bonding with Colette at Baby Sign Language class!...

2011-07-14: And she’s sitting…

2011-07-14: It was such a good plan until I left my...

2011-07-13: woooooooooooooo!

2011-07-12: Blah! It’s been a rough night! Everyone is restless and...

2011-07-11: Sleepy snuggled

2011-07-11: this should have been taken care of LONG ago! Get...

2011-07-10: Naptime

2011-07-09: Wow!! Hot! Walked outside to play soccer and I started...

2011-07-08: Hung out with my favorite sister-in-law-to-be, then made a cowstume...

2011-07-06: I feel icky! Just watched Black Swan…

2011-07-06: Now taking bets! Mom was planning to leave yesterday, but...

2011-07-06: Waiting for Mom to start her drive is like waiting...

2011-07-05: Confused: Casey Anthony was granted time served for her check...

2011-07-05: SO wrong! I think those jurors feel sick that there...

2011-07-04: Reaped the rewards of the runner’s hard work at the...

2011-07-03: Mom starts her new life on Tuesday (moving to San...

2011-07-02: Drivin’

2011-07-02: I baaaaaad!

2011-07-02: My 30th birthday is coming up this summer and I...

2011-07-01: I have 6 friends with birthdays today! Hope you all...

2011-06-29: Lake lounging

2011-06-29: Post-lake, boat baby

2011-06-29: Lake baby

2011-06-29: Opinion: what’s the maximum age you would breasfeed your child...

2011-06-29: Lounging

2011-06-29: Monkey

2011-06-27:

2011-06-27:

2011-06-27: 11:18:02, 8th in age group, 32nd woman overall! Lauren Fulton...

2011-06-26:

2011-06-26: Lauren is killing her Ironman! Go Lauren!!!

2011-06-26: Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually...

2011-06-25: The week is catching up to her

2011-06-25: Partying too hard

2011-06-25: Wishing endurance, health, and safety for Lauren Fulton as she...

2011-06-25:

2011-06-24: A few things keeping me smiling through this: 1. Supportive...

2011-06-24: Thank you all for the prayers! They were answered! Got...

2011-06-24: Cousins are tiring

2011-06-23: Looking at my daughter, it’s amazing to me that God...

2011-06-23: Nothing gets a floor shinier than 3 kids, old socks,...

2011-06-23: I’m not going to be able to keep this pace...

2011-06-22:

2011-06-22: Finally made it to Loveland, Ohio after some weather delays...

2011-06-21: 2am: mommy alarm abruptly wakes me from my restless dreams,...

2011-06-21: I’d be pretty okay with Adam Levine showing me his...

2011-06-20: Phew, just did my first Stroller Strides class! I can...

2011-06-19: I love the fact that my daughter just looks at...

2011-06-19: Her tiny finger always wrapped around Daddy’s

2011-06-19: Colette, I am your father

2011-06-17:

2011-06-17: Our Daddies (Great Grand and Grand) Copyright LaCour-Niesen Visuals, Inc. All Rights Reserved Copyright LaCour-Niesen Visuals,...

2011-06-17:

2011-06-12: My new night-time view of my sweetheart. :/

2011-06-12: so my baby girl is asleep in her OWN room,...

2011-06-11: Super 8, I’m nervous! Good thing we didn’t refrain from...

2011-06-11: Double header, double nap, double date :)

2011-06-10: Resting and hydrating for my double header tomorrow. Of course...

2011-06-09: Wishing I was at the beach right about now…imagining smelling...

2011-06-09: 3rd day without Daddy and I’m hitting a wall.

2011-06-07: One sappy movie down, and I’m still not falling asleep…...

2011-06-07: Enya saves the day again! I should write her a...

2011-06-07: Dinner

2011-06-07: It’s just me and you kid.

2011-06-05: New favorite wap cwew: SH’boss Boys! “I’m a lil G….and...

2011-06-05: Peacefully sleeping to Enya

2011-06-05: Magic trick: tired and fussy Colette mixed with Enya tunes...

2011-06-05: Really want to be at church, but migraine and baby...

2011-06-04: Blonde baldy

2011-06-04: Haircut for daddy, lunch, laundry, wedding. busy day!

2011-06-02: Cuddling my baby through her first fever (post vaccinations, so...

2011-06-02: Cuddling my baby through her first fever (post vaccinations, so...

2011-06-01: After shots

2011-06-01: Going to try to FLY again… We’ll see how it...

2011-06-01:

2011-06-01: phew…Fantastic but exhausting “weekend” (thurs-tues)! What a special time we...

2011-05-31:

2011-05-31: Meridian: Full of LaCour Heritage.

2011-05-31: Napping in the “boy’s room”

2011-05-31: An educational plate

2011-05-31: Where’s Waldo?

2011-05-31: Goodnight from Great Grandmother’s (er, I mean Sarah Lincoln) pillows!...

2011-05-30:

2011-05-30: Armed and Dangerous (or adorable)

2011-05-29: Sleepy Swimmer

2011-05-28:

2011-05-28:

2011-05-27: Mutual admiration

2011-05-27: Rearview dream

2011-05-26: looking forward to a great weekend! Colette’s cousins, aunts, uncles,...

2011-05-23: Cuddling

2011-05-23: Cuteness

2011-05-21: Two soccer games, two goals, three hot LaCours! Pool time!!...

2011-05-21: Sleepy

2011-05-20: First use of new firepit!

2011-05-20: had a special day with Colette’s Great Auntie Val picking...

2011-05-20: We’ve got rolling!

2011-05-19: I work Daddy

2011-05-19: So excited about our new yard!! It looks awesome!

2011-05-18: Laughed while my 3.5 month old gave me the what-for...

2011-05-18: Momdad cook. I play.

2011-05-17: Oh my goodness! I am SO in love with my...

2011-05-15:

2011-05-14: Good day with the hubby and daughter. So blessed!

2011-05-13:

2011-05-13: Apparently I waited too long to cut Colette’s fingernails. She...

2011-05-11: BuyBuy Baby, doctor, Home, Snoballs, Taco Mac, It long day....

2011-05-11: Another haiku: Breastmilk bottle, YUM! Pour last drops over sno-ball....

2011-05-11: A haiku by Sarah Colette LaCour inspired by tree work...

2011-05-10: really should put Colette down to nap, but I love...

2011-05-10: Pregnant in Heels–wow, i’m speechless, my heart breaks for these...

2011-05-09: In the walgreens trying to escape since aliens that turn...

2011-05-08:

2011-05-08: First Mother’s Day recap: long hot shower by myself, return...

2011-05-08: The moment a child is born, the mother is also...

2011-05-07: Calvin Borel let me down! But it was a fun...

2011-05-06: Putting my money on Calvin Borel with Twice the Appeal,...

2011-05-06: 8:30 am soccer game…let’s see if I can do it!!...

2011-05-06:

2011-05-05: In honor of Mother’s Day, I’m changing my profile pic...

2011-05-05: In honor of Mother’s Day, I’m changing my profile pic...

2011-05-05: phew…paying bills, disputing charges, making mother’s day gifts…productive day. now...

2011-05-04: In honor of Mother’s Day, I’m changing my profile pic...

2011-05-04: Note to the wise: unless you want steam to come...

2011-05-03: The Princess on her throne! Her new favorite spot.

2011-05-03:

2011-05-02: Sharing this post cause it sums up how I have...

2011-05-02: This is one of those days to stay off FB...

2011-05-01: Quite the climax this evening! Cannot believe this. So surreal....

2011-05-01: Drivers in Puerto Rico: drive slowly in left lane, never...

2011-05-01:

2011-05-01: Off to San Juan for two nights, hoping for a...

2011-04-30: 6 days in puerto rico and so far my opinion...

2011-04-29: Royal wedding spectator then guest, discussing my large breastfeeding boobs...

2011-04-29: Escape from abusive school, gangs, car chase, frantic phone calls,...

2011-04-28: I think he might actually be relaxed!

2011-04-28:

2011-04-28:

2011-04-28: First time in the ocean

2011-04-28: Somebaby I know is 3 months today! :)

2011-04-27: Fresh dorado, a tropical drink, finished of with a slice...

2011-04-27: What a view!

2011-04-27:

2011-04-27: Establishing a routine of beach time from 10-12, home for...

2011-04-26: So grateful to be feeling better and to be relaxing...

2011-04-25: Nothing like starting off with a migraine! Likely due to...

2011-04-25:

2011-04-25: Here we go!

2011-04-24: Looking forward to an awesome Easter Sunday: worship, food, and...

2011-04-23: Victory in soccer on Saturday, victory for Jesus on Sunday...

2011-04-23: tying up loose ends, then playing soccer, then packing, then...

2011-04-21: looking forward to a Good Friday tomorrow

2011-04-21:

2011-04-21: Proud mama of a 10lb 5oz chunk of love!

2011-04-18: working on our 7,11,3,7,11 schedule. So far we have 7,11,and...

2011-04-18: Cadbury egg snoball at New Orleans SnoBall Cafe in Decatur…yum!!!!...

2011-04-18: Off to Puerto Rico in a week! Anyone been? Any...

2011-04-17: Had a wonderful Sunday with hubby back in town and...

2011-04-16: Lunch with great grandparents

2011-04-16: Filling up my day to make the time pass: lunch...

2011-04-16: It’s a great day for a hubby to come home!!...

2011-04-16: 5:45 is not an acceptable time for breakfast, Winston and...

2011-04-15: Mom kept us company for a bit, now to snuggle...

2011-04-15: Bonding with my bro!

2011-04-15: Sadly no takers on staying with me tonight.. Guess I’ll...

2011-04-15: Taking boarders tonight to keep me company during the apocalypse...

2011-04-15: Morning thoughts

2011-04-14: Gross…immigration bill passed :/

2011-04-14: Colette has decided to sleep until Daddy gets home, I’m...

2011-04-14:

2011-04-14: Ahhh nothing like Godiva to pick up my mood:)

2011-04-14: I have an idea let’s give my two year ok’d...

2011-04-13: love having my baby girl to love on, but I...

2011-04-13: anyone up for watching Colette on the sidelines while I...

2011-04-13:

2011-04-13: Here is Sarah Colette LaCour! Thank you for your wonderful...

2011-04-13:

2011-04-13:

2011-04-13: Glowing Gigi showing off Colette

2011-04-12: “isn’t she actually a lesbian?….oh maybe she’s just a vegan.”–s$!@...

2011-04-11:

2011-04-11: First night with hubby out of town and of course...

2011-04-11:

2011-04-11: Wow! Just dreamt that Colette started repeating words. Her first...

2011-04-10: Feeling nervous and emotional about hubby leaving tomorrow for 5...

2011-04-09: Mama can still dance! Had fun in my my my...

2011-04-09: My little brother is babysitting Colette tonight….weird! (Clayton–she better be...

2011-04-08: soccer, cleaning, wedding, church, hubby leaving for LA for a...

2011-04-07: Long week cleaning, cleaning, and cleaning…not even my own house...

2011-04-06: I win!

2011-04-06: Are you really now?

2011-04-06: Anyone know of charities that will take old trophies? I’ve...

2011-04-06:

2011-04-04:

2011-04-04: 14 years ago today a white Honda civic pulled up...

2011-04-03: Sunday afternoon nap

2011-04-02:

2011-04-01: Well, after not getting their peanut butter cupcakes for their...

2011-04-01:

2011-03-31: Celebrated Granmommy’s 87th birthday with ribs, coleslaw, potato salad, and...

2011-03-31: 8lbs 12 oz (7th percentile), 22 in long (36th percentile),...

2011-03-31:

2011-03-31: Physics problem for all you science kids out there: what...

2011-03-30: Tomorrow is the big 2month check up…I’m nervous for my...

2011-03-30: Irreplaceable-Beyonce #songsnottosingtoyourchild

2011-03-30: Irreplaceable-Beyonce #songsnottosingtoyourchild

2011-03-29: EXHAUSTED

2011-03-29:

2011-03-29: Big day for Little Miss Toot today: meeting her cousins...

2011-03-28: 12:30-8:45…there was nothing to worry about! My daughter loves sleep...

2011-03-27: Fearing that my daughter will not sleep tonight given the...

2011-03-27: Great afternoon of chowin down BBQ and chillin with friends...

2011-03-26: Did we just become best friends? Yup! Wanna go do...

2011-03-26:

2011-03-26: Randoms Just some pics Winston and Nelson--my boys All of my...

2011-03-25:

2011-03-24: Getting pumped about heading to the fish fry tomorrow night!!...

2011-03-24: tomorrow: haircut…go a good bit shorter or get a trim?...

2011-03-24:

2011-03-24: Her disposition is Happy :)

2011-03-23: Nappin

2011-03-22:

2011-03-21:

2011-03-21:

2011-03-21: Colette decided she wasn’t up for Stroller Strides: she slept...

2011-03-20: Hoping to make it to my first Stroller Strides class...

2011-03-20:

2011-03-20: Lovebird cocktails ;)

2011-03-20: Off to 4th and Swift for anniversary dinner! Colette is...

2011-03-20: 7 years of marriage and he still makes me laugh...

2011-03-20: Big smile!

2011-03-20: Getting so smiley!

2011-03-19:

2011-03-18: New comfy spot

2011-03-18: At the coffee shop with Uncle PC

2011-03-18:

2011-03-17: So much cuteness in my house!

2011-03-17: Beware the Lace on 3/17!….I pinch!

2011-03-16: Look how big I am!!

2011-03-16: Curious

2011-03-15: Beware the ides of march…caesar salad, spaghetti, and togas tonight!...

2011-03-14: Bundle of joy!

2011-03-14: Had pizza pie and coconut custard pie to celebrate PI...

2011-03-14: Baby eyelashes with the perfect curl

2011-03-13: Fester, fester, fester. Rot, rot, rot. Anyone know he movie?...

2011-03-13: Emotions are whirling and I can’t find the words to...

2011-03-11: Always photo ready!

2011-03-11: Getting so big!

2011-03-11: Still a diva!

2011-03-11: Born a diva!

2011-03-11: Saying lots of prayers. My heart is sad.

2011-03-10:

2011-03-10: It will be her’s!

2011-03-10: It’s mine for now, but one day…

2011-03-10:

2011-03-10: Mother and daughter hitting up the mall!

2011-03-08:

2011-03-08: Best comment: Ms. Lacey, your baby is beautiful!

2011-03-08: Blessed with a great sleeper!

2011-03-07: I’m raising quite the social butterfly. Salsa night, birthday parties,...

2011-03-07: 7lbs 7 oz, perfectly proportional, 14% height, 15% head, 5%...

2011-03-07: Ready for my 1 month appt

2011-03-06: Sleepy baby. (testing my new iPhone 4 camera)

2011-03-06:

2011-03-06: Love her little hands!

2011-03-06: Snuggles

2011-03-06: Snuggling my baby girl since she list all of her...

2011-03-05: Awake at 2am while my baby sleeps. There is something...

2011-03-04: Colette just had her first Daddy Daughter dance: Salsa at...

2011-03-02: I LOVE my daughter’s laugh. I’ve only caught it while...

2011-03-02:

2011-03-01:

2011-03-01: Short Stuff waiting for her short stack at IHOP :)...

2011-03-01: So nice not to wear glasses! Finally went to the...

2011-03-01: So nice not to wear glasses! Finally went to the...

2011-02-28: Asleep after bath time :)

2011-02-27: Go PS22 Chorus!! Love that!

2011-02-26: Talking to mama about our dinner with 4 Generations: great...

2011-02-25: All dressed up for Mr. Matt!

2011-02-25: Heartbreaking: hearing your baby’s pain cry because you caused it...

2011-02-24: Ran a few errands today with Lil Bit. She was...

2011-02-23: Feeling 75% better, so today should be a day of...

2011-02-22: Praying for a good nights sleep and feeling 100% better...

2011-02-22: Not feeling well again. Monitoring for appendicitis per doctor’s orders;...

2011-02-22: Mommyhood: deep breaths and swallowing so as not to be...

2011-02-22: Upset tummy for mommy makes infant care difficult…

2011-02-21: Took another good walk today :) strolled to the Dunwoody...

2011-02-21: Thankful husby is here to help me this week and...

2011-02-18: Big weekend for baby girl: hibachi for dinner tonight, meet...

2011-02-18: Unofficial weight check (with clothes on) at the doc…. 7lbs!!!...

2011-02-17: 3weeks ago I was in excruciating pain, today I’m in...

2011-02-17: “you don’t like to joke or be happy, do you?”....

2011-02-16: Starting to feel ill again.. Hoping and praying of doesn’t...

2011-02-16: Is it normal to suddenly feel like the past 10...

2011-02-16: I guess it’s probably ridiculous that I’m itching for a...

2011-02-15: Caught a smile

2011-02-15: We were going to go shopping, but we decided to...

2011-02-15: www.estherjulee.com/babies-an… Beautiful pictures done by dear friends :)

2011-02-14: Mimi and Colette

2011-02-14: Daddy’s Valentine :)

2011-02-14: Been blessed with love in my life! I have an...

2011-02-14: Annoyed bit dainty! ;)

2011-02-14: The first of many dress-up pictures!

2011-02-13: Zen baby

2011-02-13: Colette’s impression of a baby chimp!

2011-02-12: I need to buy Despicable Me! Loved it!

2011-02-12: Despicable Me, Colette’s dreams

2011-02-12:

2011-02-12: You might be a new mom if…when you’re leaving a...

2011-02-12: Rugby Sevens makes me long for the days of Speedball...

2011-02-12:

2011-02-12: Happy Snuggles

2011-02-11: Busy day ahead: doctor for me, then doctor for Colette....

2011-02-10: Feeling much better this AM! Fever is gone, pain is...

2011-02-09: Perfect! Lets top off this banner day with snow… Really??!...

2011-02-09: Watching American Idol while waiting for my medicine to kick...

2011-02-09: Diagnosis: kidney infection Treatment: very painful shot of antibiotics, oral...

2011-02-09: Diagnosis: kidney infection Treatment: very painful shot of antibiotics, oral...

2011-02-09: At the doc due to a 101 temp and aching...

2011-02-09: Hoping Dr.Judd can work wonders on my back today. I’m...

2011-02-08:

2011-02-07: Doc says keep sucking, use saline, keep an eye on...

2011-02-06: Holding my baby on my chest listening to her squeak...

2011-02-06: Do I have Daddy’s profile?

2011-02-06:

2011-02-05: Dr. Sears recommended Snotsucker made in Sweden giving my baby...

2011-02-05: Working so hard! So strong!

2011-02-05: Showing off her neck muscles

2011-02-05: A little sniffle doesn’t get a diva down :)

2011-02-05: Mommy will not get much sleep tonight because my baby...

2011-02-04:

2011-02-04: 7 days ago Colette was born at 5lbs9oz. Monday she...

2011-02-03:

2011-02-03: God blessed me with the best helpmate ever! Got to...

2011-02-03: Off to Mission Latch On! C’mon Northside Lactation Specialist!

2011-02-02: A morning hot chocolate, a hot shower, 2 naps, laundry...

2011-02-02:

2011-02-02:

2011-02-02: Pump pump pump all day long. Pump pump pump while...

2011-02-01: Btw, there is no end in sight to the Colette...

2011-02-01:

2011-02-01: Suck-cess!!!!

2011-02-01:

2011-01-31: Woohoo!!! Left the hospital yesterday morning at 5lbs 2.7oz baby....

2011-01-31:

2011-01-31: All dressed for our first doctor’s office visit :). We...

2011-01-30:

2011-01-30: Waiting for my last “free” lunch, feeding my baby, then...

2011-01-29: Discharge papers have been signed for Mama and baby, so...

2011-01-29: Day 2: falling in love more every moment. I’m feeling...

2011-01-29:

2011-01-29: So proud of April Ashlock and her new addition Jeremy...

2011-01-28:

2011-01-28:

2011-01-27: Pain-free is the way to go…at least for me! However...

2011-01-25: checked out some dim sum in Atlanta…not exactly what I...

2011-01-23: Blech! Guess that’s why it was called Hard Knocks… How...

2011-01-23: Nervous about the prospect of a cheese soup and ketchup...

2011-01-23: Consoling myself about the Bears loss with the prospect of...

2011-01-23: Consoling myself about the Bears loss with the prospect of...

2011-01-20: Baby Girl is still hanging in there not making much...

2011-01-19:

2011-01-19:

2011-01-19:

2011-01-19: recliner/glider arrived today!! pictures to come :)

2011-01-18: Best shower ever! I’m pretty certain that any “green” mommy...

2011-01-18: Recliner/Glider is coming tomorrow!! This will likely end up being...

2011-01-18: TGFT = Thank God for Therapies! Emotional and Massage–two things...

2011-01-17: Wishing all of my packages actually arrives today! Especially wishing...

2011-01-16: Pulling for the Jets to go to the Super Bowl,...

2011-01-16:

2011-01-15: Wow! First major surge of mood-altering pregnancy hormones: one minute...

2011-01-15: Getting pretty uncomfortable up in here, but I haven’t hit...

2011-01-14: feels prepared in case of an emergency: choking? cardiac arrest?...

2011-01-14: taking infant/child/adult CPR with friends and family today :) Gotta...

2011-01-14: Couldn’t fall asleep until 3; wake up call from Nelson...

2011-01-14: Couldn’t fall asleep until 3; wake up call from Nelson...

2011-01-13: Pregnancy is both the most amazing/beautiful and most disgusting thing...

2011-01-13: BP still holding strong :) Belly still measuring small but...

2011-01-13: Ok, so stuck in the house because of ice, but...

2011-01-12: What to Expect Tip of the Day-Day 249: “for Dad:Stay...

2011-01-12: What to Expect Tip of the Day-Day 249: “for Dad:Stay...

2011-01-12: hubby is off to the airport… I have mixed feelings…....

2011-01-11: obsessing over whether my hubby will have a flight in...

2011-01-10: Snow night = s’more and hot chocolate :) Mmmmm

2011-01-10: Ouch! Burning and choking!

2011-01-09:

2011-01-09:

2011-01-09: To quote Alanis Morisette : life has a funny way...

2011-01-09: To quote Alanis Morisette : life has a funny way...

2011-01-09: The thing about these restless and sleepless nights that makes...

2011-01-08: do I attempt to sleep again? or is being jerked...

2011-01-08:

2011-01-08: January 8, 2011 Baby Shower Beautiful watercolor done by one of Jen's students! So special...

2011-01-08: Woke up shivering cold, reflux burning, and now coughing fits....

2011-01-06: Love my doctor/nmw! BP: 106/60! Take that family history!! Measuring...

2011-01-06: Feeling the imminence of change. Must prepare! Get car wash/detail,...

2011-01-05:

2011-01-05: Silly pregnancy obsession: doing a belly cast. We’re about to...

2011-01-03: Just had an AWESOME birth class with Barbara Negelow for...

2011-01-03: So, I know babies can get hiccups in the belly,...

2011-01-02: on the docket this week: baby celebration with teachers, birth...

2010-12-31: Welcome 2011! This year I resolve to have a baby...

2010-12-31: Happy Birthday to all of those that I missed this...

2010-12-30:

2010-12-30: Some shots from my maternity shoot taken by Rachel, toned by me.

2010-12-29: Fever seems to be gone, sinuses clearing, yet it’s all...

2010-12-28: Hoping for a better sleep tonight. Feeling a little bit...

2010-12-27: It is very possible that I am the most uncomfortable...

2010-12-27: Feeling a cold coming on… Go away please! I don’t...

2010-12-27: “You are not responsible for the programming you picked up...

2010-12-27: “You are not responsible for the programming you picked up...

2010-12-26:

2010-12-25: OPT+CMD+ESC –> Force Quit (reboot for a better New Year’s...

2010-12-25: For your Christmas gift: here are some kid gloves. See...

2010-12-24: Jonny and I are snuggled in our new pjs ready...

2010-12-24: After a busy morning, it is finally time to relax...

2010-12-24: Just woke up from an insane sci-fi/thriller dream complete with...

2010-12-23: let’s see…accomplished since Tuesday: Babyland General with Jolie and Paisley,...

2010-12-23: off to the Nutcracker with Jolie! I hope we both...

2010-12-23: 33 week check: all is good :) BP was great...

2010-12-22: not sure what kind of trouble this little girl is...

2010-12-21:

2010-12-21:

2010-12-21: No headache this morning, but starting to feel the stress...

2010-12-20: feeling pretty pregnant today…by that I mean tired with a...

2010-12-20: feeling pretty pregnant today…by that I mean tired with a...

2010-12-19:

2010-12-19:

2010-12-19:

2010-12-18: Jon: What’s your favorite candy? Jolie: Smarties Paisley: Cheetos!!

2010-12-18: got snuggles from all the kiddos tonight :)

2010-12-18: Soooo excited my babies are coming to town to today!!...

2010-12-17: So blessed to have such a talented sister-in-law! Can’t wait...

2010-12-16: Ready for my Hubby to practice his newly learned massage...

2010-12-14: Everybody now: my bel-ly is a burnin ring of fire....

2010-12-14:

2010-12-14: thinks there could be a bullfrog in my belly! Excuse...

2010-12-13: Forgot my iron pill the past two days, but didn’t...

2010-12-13: OVER IT! Go away frigid weather!! I am boycotting the...

2010-12-13: not really loving how this day is going..i think i...

2010-12-13: not really loving how this day is going..i think i...

2010-12-13: has become very calendar dependent…no more surprises please, these hormones...

2010-12-11: So blessed by my church family :) I’m so excited...

2010-12-10: Thank God for honest people! This crazy preggo left her...

2010-12-09: pregnant woman with a mission…will it be thwarted?

2010-12-09: anyone out there deliver at Northside and find a way...

2010-12-09: missing my preschool kiddos today! I always loved making manger...

2010-12-09: missing my preschool kiddos today! I always loved making manger...

2010-12-09: anyone have an orbital sander and/or shop vac we could...

2010-12-08: feeling like i might be able to sleep tonight since...

2010-12-08: Actually feeling pretty refreshed after 4.5 hours of sleep, but...

2010-12-07: missing my good friend Sleep!

2010-12-07: One of my favorite carols! Il est né le divin...

2010-12-07: Fell asleep around 3:30 only to dream about being chased...

2010-12-06: Why am I still awake??

2010-12-06: Much to my Jonny’s dismay, I have been hard at...

2010-12-06: Snuggle Pug!

2010-12-06: love holding my baby girl in my belly, but I’m...

2010-12-05: Falling asleep to Alex P Keaton and The Wonder Years...

2010-12-05: Big boy is on watch. Poor guy is taking this...

2010-12-05: Man of the house protecting Mama’s belly

2010-12-05: Hubby is deserting me in an hour for 4 days...

2010-12-04: Wondering if I am setting a pattern/habit for my daughter...

2010-12-01: hmmm winter is the season when my body goes into...

2010-11-30:

2010-11-30: woohoo! no more nasty drink! I passed the glucose screening…...

2010-11-30: it feels like the muscle at the bottom of my...

2010-11-29: Check out Christmas Food Court Flash Mob: Hallelujah, on YouTube....

2010-11-29: Alright, tour done. Check. Makes things pretty real though! So...

2010-11-29: Found our pediatrician :) check that off the list!

2010-11-29: Finally did my prenatal yoga dvd… enjoyed it so much...

2010-11-29: headed for our hospital tour this evening…kind of an exciting...

2010-11-28: Just saw a commercial for a kids’ toy: a robot...

2010-11-28: The Muppet Christmas Carol! Can’t wait to watch this with...

2010-11-28: Hmmm I wonder if I can Rise Up for the...

2010-11-27:

2010-11-27:

2010-11-27: mmmm overnight french toast :)

2010-11-26: just put on a new nightgown and i hear “hahaha...

2010-11-26: feeling defeated by the search for an inexpensive modern rocker/glider/recliner…....

2010-11-26: Also, while trying to fall back asleep, I thought of...

2010-11-26: Nothing like waking up at 6:30 am on Black Friday….to...

2010-11-25: Nothin like a little Punkin Chunkin to finish of Thanksgiving!...

2010-11-25: Turkey smoked, corn souffle in the oven, mac nut choc...

2010-11-25: Waiting for Santa to come to town, but enjoying the...

2010-11-24: Pretty sure there is a Fight Club meeting in my...

2010-11-24: Treated myself with a mani/pedi after my blood draw! Glad...

2010-11-24: Ok. Orange drink down… Headed for blood draw in 45...

2010-11-23: check out some of our last ultrasound pics: cleverlittleangel.net

2010-11-23: check out some of our last ultrasound pics: cleverlittleangel.net

2010-11-23: my tummy still hasn’t returned to normal since the failed...

2010-11-23: What’s on your Thanksgiving menu?

2010-11-22: There’s a 2lb 9oz baby in my belly with a...

2010-11-22: Saw baby girl this am! She wouldn’t sit still for...

2010-11-21: Can’t wait to see my baby tomorrow! Last ultrasound at...

2010-11-21:

2010-11-20: So happy to have Cekecia in my house again!!

2010-11-19: I think I’ve got a Harry Potter fan in my...

2010-11-19: I think I’ve got a Harry Potter fan in my...

2010-11-19: Sitting at Harry Potter… Bets on how many bathroom breaks...

2010-11-19: Not so good at the sleeping last night–super tired but...

2010-11-18: Doesn’t get better than that; surprise invite for free tickets...

2010-11-18:

2010-11-18: Pink Floyd’s The Wall recreated and performed by Roger Waters...

2010-11-18: enjoy a few “babymoon” pics on baby girl’s website :...

2010-11-17: Slept better, had a decent day, but I still need...

2010-11-16: hoping for a better night of sleep tonight… step 1:...

2010-11-16: hoping for a better night of sleep tonight… step 1:...

2010-11-16: Never thought I’d see the day when I can’t cool...

2010-11-16: Ok, I think I am officially in my third trimester...

2010-11-16:

2010-11-16: i’ve got a mover and a shaker in this belly...

2010-11-15: this could be TMI, but is this new need to...

2010-11-14: “hey you dang woodchucks! Quit chucking my wood!!” bwahahahaha…

2010-11-14: Has anyone seen the things are changing at Wachovia commercial???...

2010-11-14: Has anyone seen the things are changing at Wachovia commercial???...

2010-11-14: Snuggle pug

2010-11-14: You’d think I’d have known, but Waffle House is officially...

2010-11-12: it’s sad when changing the sheets on the bed wears...

2010-11-11: Sleeping with ALL my boys tonight! Hopefully my little girl...

2010-11-11: Baby girl has a strong heartbeat, and mama gained weight...

2010-11-11: God grant me the serenity to accept the things I...

2010-11-11: held out until 7:45… almost back to our 8:00 am...

2010-11-11: it’s 6:30am, what are YOU doing? Oh listening to my...

2010-11-10: it’s not mine, it’s Your’s. It’s not mine, it’s Your’s....

2010-11-10:

2010-11-10: Dining alone at Flip…what can I say, I passed by...

2010-11-10: heh apparently my body and the dogs’ are getting used...

2010-11-09: Awake. Migraine and reflux. Darnit.

2010-11-09: Sleepy boys

2010-11-09: Nelson just looked up at me as if to say...

2010-11-09: Target’s first bad commercial: no one wants to hear anyone,...

2010-11-09: ok Gleeks, really?! I can give you the music numbers,...

2010-11-09: Being super indecisive about dinner…

2010-11-09:

2010-11-09:

2010-11-09:

2010-11-09: Chiropractic and massage today, therapy tomorrow, ob appt Thursday, refinance...

2010-11-09:

2010-11-09: up with her boys at 5 and 7…are they in...

2010-11-08: Snuggled up with my boys in my own bed with...

2010-11-08: Snuggled up with my boys in my own bed with...

2010-11-08: On the runway waiting for our gate… But I gotta...

2010-11-08: Took the preggo advantage: totally just pre-boarded and was the...

2010-11-08: Chilling at the airport. Got here 2+ hours before flight...

2010-11-08: Chilling at the airport. Got here 2+ hours before flight...

2010-11-08: Headed to the airport. Unfortunately ending my visit on a...

2010-11-08: Has a little bugger in her belly who is not...

2010-11-08: Resting a bit before my flight home…

2010-11-07: Very tempted to hit up cafe du monde one more...

2010-11-07: Very tempted to hit up cafe du monde one more...

2010-11-07: Dinner tonight = end of babymoon. Tomorrow hubby shifts into...

2010-11-07: Bears, tigers, elephants, primates, zebras, and real live zydeco Cajuns...

2010-11-07:

2010-11-07: Second breakfast at Cafe du Monde! Then off to the...

2010-11-07: What to Expect “your baby is as big as” is...

2010-11-07: It’s Cafe Du Monde day! Mmmmmm beignets…

2010-11-06:

2010-11-06: Woke up around 9:15, took a warm bath, had brunch/lunch...

2010-11-05: Today’s best: flat iron steak served on creamy grits with...

2010-11-04: Crazy dreams please go away!

2010-11-04: loves the sound and feel of the heater on a...

2010-11-03: just watched The Business of Being Born…very interesting!

2010-11-02: “Reconciliation is to understand both sides; to go to one...

2010-11-02: Only fainted 2-3 times in my sleep…eyes rolling back, losing...

2010-11-01: After almost fainting and losing my balance downstairs, I’m trying...

2010-11-01: This is kind of lame, but tomorrow marks 100 days...

2010-10-31: Thinking Halloween might be a little different next year! I...

2010-10-30: Having a hard time getting to sleep… And frustrated with...

2010-10-30: Woke up at 8:30, tool a nap from 11:30-1:30, yet...

2010-10-30: It’s a chilly Saturday morning…hot chocolate and the couch are...

2010-10-29: Back awake. Migraine has returned with a vengeance.

2010-10-28: Been up for an hour…will I get back to sleep...

2010-10-27: totally being amused by my belly jumping as baby girl...

2010-10-24: No Madmen gives me a Sad Man…hubby doesn’t know what...

2010-10-21: Is ready for a new day. This setting boundaries is...

2010-10-20: was having a love affair with my little cup of...

2010-10-19:

2010-10-18: “Everything grows rounder and wider and weirder, and I sit...

2010-10-16: October 16, 2010: A New Book Begins

2010-10-14: cleverlittleangel.net if you want to hear her heartbeat :)

2010-10-14: Gained 3lbs and blood pressure is back down! Doc says...

2010-10-14: Laying in bed snuggled up with my boys and feeling...

2010-10-12: just had my not so favorite “jonny’s out-of-town” sleepy time:...

2010-10-12: Enjoying my favorite “jonny is out of town” meal: tuna...

2010-10-12: Missing my hubby on his birthday but hoping he’s having...

2010-10-03: “Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes...

2010-09-19: Date night with the hubby! It’s been a good Sunday!...

2010-09-02:

2010-09-02:

2010-08-31: “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened,...

2010-08-28: Today I witness for the happy Mr. And Mrs. Joe...

2010-08-24: ahhh Mother Teresa!!! “I know God will not give me...

2010-08-22: “She is strong enough to stand in your love. I...

2010-08-22: Finally got more than 3hours of consecutive sleep! Not quite...

2010-08-21: Lamentations 3:37-38: Who can speak and have it happen if...

2010-08-20: feeling kinda sick, can I get off this ride now?...

2010-08-20: Elliot…Elliot…ET! ET!…that pretty much sums it up for me right...

2010-08-20: handi-snack and Sunny D…that’s what baby wanted, that’s what baby...

2010-08-19: Sleep evades me, but I’m gonna catch it!

2010-08-19: I have to laugh when I think about the fact...

2010-08-19: Well… That was interesting… Hey God! Nice to see you!...

2010-08-19: just kicked of my birthday like I do every other...

2010-08-18: My days are starting to get busy…perhaps it’s the renovation...

2010-08-18: taking the boys to dinner with Sims and Shawn at...

2010-08-17: Sad that even the reliable TCBY didn’t even taste good...

2010-08-17: why do i love the lil piggy that cried wee...

2010-08-17: Massage and chiropractic appts set for my bday…now I just...

2010-08-17:

2010-08-17: Baby's First Hike Perhaps I shouldn't have taken this one on... back hasn't...

2010-08-17: how does your ideal birthday unfold? I always seem to...

2010-08-17: I think Nelson is training me for a baby schedule…...

2010-08-16: the doggy boys are not excited about daddy going to...

2010-08-16:

2010-08-16:

2010-08-16:

2010-08-16:

2010-08-16: too much packing last night and this morning, so my...

2010-08-16: Hiding in the bedroom with the doggie boys as my...

2010-08-15: getting ready to do the final clean and pack before...

2010-08-14: i know I’m a traitor, but Kleinfeld’s kicks Bridals by...

2010-08-14: anyone else having ridiculous allergy problems? sneezed all day yesterday,...

2010-08-13: saw the baby again today. looking good and healthy and...

2010-08-12: doesn’t have an ounce of energy left! Camp is over...

2010-08-11: To Everything,There is a season, And a time to every...

2010-08-10: back aches and exhausted…nap time!

2010-08-09: Thinks if you say it, you should mean it

2010-08-06: headed to a bachelorette weekend this afternoon, maybe I should...

2010-08-05: loving my first video of baby LaCour…I’ve watched it about...

2010-08-05: Thanks for all of the warm wishes! We are so...

2010-08-05: Big day for the LaCours: We just purchased our kitchen...

2010-08-05: Best comment about the baby pics: Rhett(my nephew) “mama, why’s...

2010-08-05:

2010-08-05:

2010-08-05: Love my Nelson, but really 6AM??

2010-08-04: Has the best neighbors in the world!!! Thank you Browns...

2010-08-04: Thwarted from my doggies… Keys are with the brother in...

2010-08-04: On the midnight plane to Georgia! Can’t wait to kiss...

2010-08-03: missing my doggy boys!

2010-08-02: having a rough day…

2010-08-01: Had a long day driving around LA topped of with...

2010-08-01: Beverly Hills! That’s where I want to beeeee!

2010-07-31: Enjoying a Shirley temple at the Pig & Whistle after...

2010-07-31: About to take in Toy Story 3 at historic El...

2010-07-30: Hopped off the plane at LAX….nodding my head like yeah....

2010-07-30: Headed to LA for a weekend away with the hubby....

2010-07-28: is about to boycott TLC for the frequency of the...

2010-07-28: is pretty certain she has the most loving doggy boys...

2010-07-28: wouldn’t mind eating something without getting a stomach ache

2010-07-26: has found great flooring installation people, but we can’t seem...

2010-07-25: 11hrs 35 min later, Joe Fulton finishes Lake Placid Ironman!!...

2010-07-25: Tracking Joe Fulton at Lake Placid Ironman! Ah, the wonders...

2010-07-24: Had a big morning: Costco and Home Depot. Time for...

2010-07-24: Watching surfing dogs on tv. Really…they’re surfing!!!

2010-07-23: a spoonful of peanut butter helps the medicine go down...

2010-07-21: Hoping for a better day tomorrow….

2010-07-19: Is over these political campaign phone calls!!

2010-07-17: headed to LA with the hubby at the end of...

2010-07-14: tomorrow has potential to be a great day! Hubby coming...

2010-07-14: Hubby comes home tonight! Woot!

2010-07-11: Not looking forward to hubby going out of town in...

2010-07-07: Germany’s coach shouldn’t have eaten his lucky booger!

2010-07-05: Team Jake or Team Vienna? NEITHER! After so many seasons,...

2010-07-04: Is deciding whether or not to stick to fourth of...

2010-07-03:

2010-07-03: ’s husband is spoiled!!

2010-07-01: wants to be at the beach for the weekend, but...

2010-06-28: Hup Holland Hup!

2010-06-28: fell asleep around 3 with a migraine,,,woke up at 7:30...

2010-06-26: :( but at least i still like watching other teams...

2010-06-26: trying to remain calm. C’mon USA! You can doooooo eeeet!...

2010-06-25:

2010-06-24: for consistency’s sake, I will now spell Denmark: Danmark. Because...

2010-06-24: Italia! Italia!

2010-06-23: I want to have Landon Donovan’s baby!! Woooohooooo! What an...

2010-06-23: U! S! A! You can doooo eeet!

2010-06-21:

2010-06-18: Note to self: stay off facebook if I don’t want...

2010-06-16: Two more days, then I get a real break! It...

2010-06-13:

2010-06-13: Enjoying my day of rest before VBS starts tomorrow!

2010-06-11: Having a world cup themed summer camp made for an...

2010-06-11: For those of you concerned: Destiny! has deleted her facebook...

2010-06-10: Could seriously have a love affair with Godiva chocolates! Mmmmmmmmmmmm...

2010-06-06: Soccer Safari summer camp starts tomorrow! Hoping it goes well!!!...

2010-06-05: Discovered the Buford hwy farmers market today….AWESOME!!

2010-06-02:

2010-06-01:

2010-06-01: Is cashing in her nordstroms gift card for a pedicure...

2010-05-31:

2010-05-29: USA! USA! USA! Getting excited! Nelson loves running laps when...

2010-05-29: First time in a limo, doctor? In a limo this...

2010-05-28:

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2010-05-26:

2010-05-25:

2010-05-25: Had fun at imagine it children’s museum with Paisley this...

2010-05-25:

2010-05-24:

2010-05-23: Aloha and mahalo Lost!

2010-05-23: Can’t wait for Paisley Jane to get here! We are...

2010-05-21: is curious if anyone out there is die hard Lost...

2010-05-19: Is getting nervous about the Lost finale. I hope i’m...

2010-05-18: Can’t wait to finish The Secret Life of Elephants tomorrow...

2010-05-17: One more teacher work day tomorrow, then time to set...

2010-05-12: can’t believe I only have 2 days left with my...

2010-05-09: Werd to your mother!

2010-05-05:

2010-05-01: placing my pretend bets on Devil May Care, Sidney’s Candy,...

2010-05-01: Is praying for the horses and jockeys today! It’s an...

2010-04-30: is happy her hubby is on the road to recovery…now...

2010-04-29: Wishes her hubby wasn’t sick :(

2010-04-26: snuggly but mischievous! Nelson pulled my Chick-Fil-A bag out of...

2010-04-26: Hubby cooks oysters and steaks while I’m gone; I make...

2010-04-26:

2010-04-26: Has the best snuggly boys in the whole world!!

2010-04-26: Not feeling so hot… Conferences done for the day, so...

2010-04-25: settling in for the evening with take out and a...

2010-04-24: Chillin like an old lady in the seats at the...

2010-04-23: An evening full of blasts from the past including a...

2010-04-23: Can’t believe I am headed to my 10 year hs...

2010-04-23: Oldies station played Happy Boy right as I pulled into...

2010-04-16:

2010-04-15: Taking Alex home after a good job working in the...

2010-04-12: Can say that Dekalb County has done a much better...

2010-04-12: Migraine and panic attacks. Good day for jury duty!

2010-04-11:

2010-04-11: reporting for jury duty in the AM…don’t get to see...

2010-04-10: The era of TFMKC is coming to an end. In...

2010-04-08: Back in the ATL. 25 minutes til kisses!

2010-04-07: At LAX waiting for our flight home…already missing Maui. Good...

2010-04-07: Leaving Maui in an hour :(. It’s been a great...

2010-04-05: Wishes my boys could be here in paradise with me!...

2010-04-05:

2010-04-04:

2010-04-04: Blessed Easter! I missed family but Gid surrounded me with...

2010-04-04: Cannot get over how incredible today has been and it’s...

2010-04-04: Is ready to move to Maui! Surfing and paddle boarding...

2010-04-04: Beautiful Easter morning!! Alleluia alleluiia He is Risen! Time for...

2010-04-03: Unimpressed with Joe’s in Wailea. Much better dinner last night...

2010-04-03: How bout an Easter spent learning how to surf? Up...

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2010-04-03: Going to Maui County Agriculture Festival today! So excited about...

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2010-03-29: my body finally won out at 4:30…however my brain did...

2010-03-28: gotta get up in 3 hours…is it worth it to...

2010-03-28: still is not asleep!

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2010-03-27: 3 soccer games today = no zumba. However I did...

2010-03-25: Nelson loves food so much that…he has figured out how...

2010-03-24: Zumba really is a cardio party! Such a fun workout!...

2010-03-24: mmmmm, lovely spring day with a walk with my 3...

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2010-03-12: Oh my! Maury Povich show title: “That hickey came from...

2010-03-10: Naps are good until you wake up to your heart...

2010-03-10: Adjusted to PCT just in time to come home to...

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2010-03-02: hunkering down and hiding from the icky weather, Lost night...

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2010-02-14: is being spoiled by her husband :)

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2010-02-12: is feeling inspired…and God has provided the setting… anyone up...

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2010-02-11: “We are all a little weird and life’s a little...

2010-02-11: In honor of Love-Day: Not for weak stomachs! Trip over love, you can get up. Fall in love...

2010-02-04: still puking from watching the beginning of District 9….yuck! NOT...

2010-02-04: Urban dictionary definition 2– Lacey: definition of perfect, ex: “wow,...

2010-02-03: Awesome nigh enjoying the tunes of Peace of Mind and...

2010-02-02: so many answers so many questions…

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2010-02-02: what’s going to happen?!!! Ready for my mind to be...

2010-02-01: my sandman is apparently on vacation…

2010-02-01: watching Lost season 5 finale to get ready for tomorrow....

2010-01-31: word to the wise…do not give your daughter her first...

2010-01-24: just lent out my wedding dress to a beautiful woman…...

2010-01-22: the jig is up, the news it out, they finally...

2010-01-19: had an amazing date night with her hubby at Woodfire...

2010-01-10: is battling the Winter Woes…ready to move to Maui….

2010-01-09: Put this as your status if you or somebody you...

2010-01-04: and the nominees for Best Director, Producer, Screenwriter are:……… And...

2010-01-04: leaving in the AM for the warmer and sunny MIA!...

2010-01-03: “loloilove yoosomoch” “iloveyoo moor” from an online chat with my...

2009-12-31: 2010…what will it bring???

2009-12-25: is having a good Christmas, but misses her sister like...

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2009-12-24: Sock monkey footie pjs on! Jonny’s got his Stewie pjs...

2009-12-24: enjoying ghiradelli hazelnut hot chocolate made with our steamer on...

2009-12-24: Chinese food for dinner: check. Overnight french toast in the...

2009-12-22: Misses her Jolie Bean, Rhett-Rhett, and PaiseyPaisey!

2009-12-21: is filling up her cart on etsy…..

2009-12-21: is so blessed to be married to such a good...

2009-12-18: has got the Christmas blues…

2009-12-11: “ReTweet from” Destiny Martin so many gems from Jolie yesterday....

2009-12-04: Wow. Just wow.

2009-12-01: didn’t make it long at work today until I felt...

2009-11-27: has sadly decided to make a wise decision to stay...

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2009-11-20: is headed to Cougar Town for the weekend…er I mean...

2009-11-18: is pretty certain she wants to hide from the insanity...

2009-11-16: ’s stomach feels eerily like it did 6 years ago...

2009-11-14: games over. we won. icing the foot and the hip...

2009-11-04: might be going to bed soon…

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2009-10-23: is practicing how to teach the Thriller dance….

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2009-10-20: hesitantly returned baby Edmund to his mother :) Seems she...

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2009-09-27: hubby leaves again on Tuesday… Open invitation to come over...

2009-09-23: is not sure how creamy tomato basil soup gets confused...

2009-09-22: is blessed with great friends and family! Thanks for all...

2009-09-21: So yeah…Sonny should be careful what he prays for, and...

2009-09-18: Where has the raving been about Community, the new show?...

2009-09-18: just woke up from a nap but thought i was...

2009-09-04: is emotionally and physically drained, but totally excited about my...

2009-08-31: is headed to bed to get some of the minimal...

2009-08-30: has crashed at a hotel in Nashville–halfway home from louisville–...

2009-08-30: lauren still plugging along at 19mph! She’s doing great!! Should...

2009-08-30: Lauren’s pace a 22 miles: 19mph

2009-08-30: Lauren is out of her swim in 1:05:24. Now she...

2009-08-29: saying my prayers for Lauren to do well and stay...

2009-08-23: Karaoke Party! I'm always one for a theme party! This was one...

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2009-08-23: Mad Men Party we travelled back to the 60s for the premiere Take...

2009-08-22: thinking I threw a darn good party and had an...

2009-08-19: is thankful for all the happy birthday wishes and all...

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2009-08-19: Petey Pup I am currently fostering Petey. He is a beagle mix...

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2009-08-18: has one wish for her birthday tomorrow: a loving home...

2009-08-18: hmm up since 3… I wonder if I’ll ever get...

2009-08-17: ouch!!! Muscles fine, but where was the warning about the...

2009-08-17: has decided and committed…now to succeed! P90x Chest&Back and Ab...

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2009-08-15: snuggling with the Nelson in bed while petey and monkey...

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2009-08-15: is at a workshop for preschool… Summer is pretty much...

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2009-08-07: I have amazing in-laws!!

2009-08-07: hello, rock! hello, hard place!

2009-08-07: hello, rock! hello, hard place!

2009-08-07: “return to base”

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2009-08-05: ahhh it seems like things are constantly being added to...

2009-08-03: is errrrrr

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2009-08-01: I caught a fish! I caught a fish! I caught...

2009-08-01: do you like banana bread?!

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2009-07-31: is rocking on the proch after unsuccessfully fishing, and watching...

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2009-07-24: is prepping for beach times tomorrow! This is shaping up...

2009-07-24: is prepping for beach times tomorrow! This is shaping up...

2009-07-22: passed the P90x Fit Test…tomorrow the pain begins!

2009-07-20: has been feeling pretty good since returning from europe.

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2009-07-19: is enjoying a wonderfully relaxing Sabbath

2009-07-15: underwhelmed by Harry Potter and The Slow Character Development

2009-07-15: to bed at 9, wake at 7:00. not bad! Maybe...

2009-07-14: Trying to stay awake. hopefully at least another hour maybe...

2009-07-13: Gettin on the plane back home in the morning! I...

2009-07-12: Trains to get around Europe = awesome except for Italian...

2009-07-12: not so much Milan…stuck in Asti due to cancelled train...

2009-07-12: Asti 3 - Cinque Terra The beginning of gorgeous views in Cinque Terre. This is...

2009-07-12: Asti 2 - Winery Jonny tasting the wine... Yes I tasted two, but that...

2009-07-12: Rome I forgot my camera most days... In front of St....

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2009-07-12: Barcelona 4 - Park Guell Parc Guell provides some beautiful views of the city Mont...

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2009-07-12: Barcelona 3 - Sagrada Familia, Picasso Museu, Bike Tour, and Best Meal Ever Find Jesus? The plans for La Sagrada Familia A work...

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2009-07-12: Barcelona 2 - Tapas near Jeume I and Modern House Jen and Justin arrived in Barcelona, and after wandering around...

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2009-07-12: Paris 3 - Tour Montparnasse, Arc de Triomphe, Jardin de Tuileries The view from the top of Montparnasse. The second tallest...

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2009-07-12: Paris 2 - Versailles and Bike Tour The picnic was so good the night before, we made...

2009-07-12: Paris 1 – Arrival, Sacre Court, Café Lunch, and Notre Dame Bienvenue a Paris! The road-weary Lunds arrive in Paris in...

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2009-07-11: had a good long sleep last night. Ready to spend...

2009-07-11: is feeling ungrateful, because I miss my boys and am...

2009-07-09: Unforgettable experience truffle hunting today, but it sure did make...

2009-07-07: Yummy lunch! Quite the experience at the winery…it was a...

2009-07-06: Off to a winery… better learn to drive manual quick,...

2009-07-06: relaxing in Asti, Italy. Gorgeous vineyard, beautiful home, great company…...

2009-07-04: Happy 4th from Roma!

2009-07-03: It was a hot day in Ancient Rome! Putting up...

2009-07-02: Buon Compleanos to the Jen! Celebratory dinner in Rome tonight!...

2009-07-01: Hot day in Barcelona! Parc y la playa on the...

2009-06-28: missing my boys..if you’ve seen them or heard from them...

2009-06-23: And the journey begins…trying not to miss my boys too...

2009-06-13: I smell like a hot and humid soccer game.

2009-06-12: Ahhh…refreshing lemonade and a chocolate chip cookie from the kids’...

2009-06-07: thinks one should not see the moon when she wakes...

2009-06-06: another awesome LaHatte wedding!

2009-06-05: ahhhh. camp week 1 is over. now just 2 VBSes...

2009-06-01: SOOO excited that Figo is open by us now! WOOT!...

2009-05-27: why can’t I sleep?!

2009-05-19: Thought that this week would be less stressful…not yet…

2009-04-26: loved Junior League Band at Inman Park Festival. Beautiful day,...

2009-04-25: is loving the 10-day forecast! I LOVE warm weather!

2009-04-25: is loving the 10-day forecast! I LOVE warm weather!

2009-04-25: is proud of her mom for walking the March for...

2009-04-22: only has 2 days to reach her March of Dimes...

2009-04-22: only has 2 days to reach her March of Dimes...

2009-04-15: Check this out and please consider sponsoring our team! :)...

2009-04-13: would like the 70s temps to come back!

2009-04-12: just finished dressing the Easter lamb to go on the...

2009-04-12: Happy Easter! He is Risen!

2009-04-10: wants to move somewhere where there is no chance of...

2009-04-10: is wishing beach time was actually warm! Back in stormy...

2009-04-05: is going to sleep only to wake up to the...

2009-04-04: has a good day ahead of herself and then tomorrow...

2009-04-01: 23 to go! Number the states you have been to. The average is...

2009-04-01: is ready for some foolin’ around!

2009-04-01: is ready for some foolin’ around!

2009-03-31: is just putting this out there. I would love to...

2009-03-26: wants to go back to bed and wake up tomorrow....

2009-03-22: just finished a day of spring cleaning outside

2009-03-19: Work, then off to Pine Mountain for an anniversary getaway...

2009-03-18: can’t believe I was getting ready for my bachelorette party...

2009-03-16: 100 Movies I've seen SUPPOSEDLY if you’ve seen over 85 films from this list,...

2009-03-16: 100 Movies I've seen SUPPOSEDLY if you’ve seen over 85 films from this list,...

2009-03-16: is feeling green already!

2009-03-15: Sleeping is on my mind

2009-03-13: “Knock, Knock” “Who’s There?” “KGB.” best knock knock joke ever!...

2009-03-09: can breathe for the time being

2009-03-09: is happy Melissa is going to be on Dancing with...

2009-03-09: is hoping these antibiotics have more of an effect soon!...

2009-03-08: will be getting her hour back with a nap today!...

2009-03-06: is waiting for antibiotics

2009-03-05: can’t hear nor breathe

2009-03-02: thought a whole day of sleep would zap this cold…no...

2009-03-01: says just call me “Sneezy”

2009-03-01: says just call me “Sneezy”

2009-03-01: is cuddling up with her doggie boys

2009-03-01: is cuddling up with her doggie boys

2009-02-28: had fun fixing bikes :)

2009-02-27