Showing posts with label Birthdays. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Birthdays. Show all posts

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Happy 50th Nonna!!

Happy Birthday Nonna! We love you!

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

One Year Old Boy Gift Ideas

Now that we are a few months past Landry's first birthday I thought I would share some of his favorite toys. I know Christmas is right around the corner (can you believe it) and you may need gift ideas for the little boy in your life. So these are some of Landry's Favorites.

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1. Little Tikes Cozy Coupe Car- when we first got this car we left the floor board in the bottom and pushed him around, now we have removed the bottom and he is learning to walk around with it. They also have a girl version here.

2. Playskool Explore `N` Grow Busy Ball Popper - we love this toy because it is not annoying! It plays music for 10-30 seconds and then stops. You have to hit the button again to make it go. Landry just laughs and laughs at it and loves chasing the balls around. They also have a girl version here.


3. John Deere Electronic Lawn Mower - if your little guy is like mine then he wants to do everything daddy does. When daddy goes to mow, so does Landry. We love this one because it has lots of buttons he can push to put 'gas' and 'oil' in it. This mower also makes noise from the wheel in the back when he pushes it.

4. VTech Spin and Learn Color Flashlight- This may not be Landry's favorite, but it's on the list as one of my favorites. Its small, light and compact so it's perfect to take with us on the go. It's also perfect for the car and at night because it lights up. If you want something entertaining and not noisy (it's not the silent, but quiet).
5. Little People Animal Sounds Farm - Landry loves this toy because he can open and close all the doors, hear the animal sounds, and pick it up and move it around. We love it because it's easy to move around the house to different rooms.
6. Marshmallow - High Back Chair- This chair is not the best one on the market, but it does the job. When Landry is eating his snack in the afternoon, he will pull it up in the middle of the living room and sit in it. And I'm not gonna lie it;s one of the cutest things ever!
 7.Little Tikes Anchors Away Pirate Ship - This is not the table Landry has. I can't seem to find the exact one, but you can see him play with it here. I know you're probably thinking I'm crazy for suggesting this as a Christmas present, but you have to remember Landry turned one in July. We played with this almost every day this summer, and he still goes out and plays with all of the toys that go with it (without the water).

8. Poppin Park Giraffalaff Tumble Top- I know this is simple, right? But isn't this like the only toy we had at one? I don't know what it is about this toy but it always makes him laugh.

Other random gifts that we like are books, here are a few that we love:
 Brown Bear Brown Bear What Do You See Board Book
 The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Where's Spot? (Little Spot Board Books)

Let's Look! (Baby Einstein First Look and Find)

Hopefully, this list helps you find the perfect gift for the little boy in your life! As always, comment with any of your questions and I will try to get back to you. (Make sure you aren't a no-reply blogger. Read about it here.)

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Happy Birthday to Poppy

To celebrate my dads birthday we took him to Top Golf.




My dad and sister played against Joel and I and won the first game.

Landry loved playing with the bean bags.

A good time was had by all!

Friday, September 20, 2013

Happy Birthday to me!

 Today is my birthday! And so far I have had a fun time celebrating! As I get older the days seem to go by faster. Which means, my 30th birthday is only 3 short years away. I got to thinking about things I would like to have done by my 30th birthday, so here is goes:

  • Pay off all debt (except our house)
  • Have another child either by birth or adoption
  • Get my entire house decorated (I know this is an on going process, and I will always want to change somethings... but I want every room to be decorated.)
  • Lose 30lbs and keep it off
  • Stay home with my kids
More to come on my fun filled day later!

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Happy Birthday Joel

Today my sweet husband and best friend turns 27. I thought I would share 27 things I love about him!

1. I love that he loves cars.

2. I love that he knows how much I hate root beer, so he brushes his teeth after drinking it before kissing me.

3. I love how smart he is!

4. I love that he takes such good care of me and Landry.

5. I love that he spends time with his brothers doing guy stuff.

6. I love the way he loves me.

7. I love that he tolerates my girly shows on TV!

8. I love how patient he is.

9. I love how he gives me a hard time for crying so much, yet is still a shoulder to cry on.

10. I love that he believes in me.

11. I love that he loves to drive! I hate it!

12. I love that he is a neat freak, I don't have to pick up after him.

13. I love that he ALWAYS puts the seat down!

14. I love that he knows my love for chocolate and brings me some when I'm having a hard day.

15. I love that he is good with money.

16. I love that he is a hard worker

17. I love that keeps our yard looking pretty and green.

18. I love how giving he is, he never hesitates.

19. I love that he loves football.

20. I love that he lets me cuddle!

21. I love watching him love Landry.

22. I love that listens to country music when he's in the car with me.

23. I love that he drives a crappy car so I can drive a nicer one.

24. I love that he calls my parents mom and dad too.

25. I love that he is handy around the house.

26. I love that lets me blog about him.

27. I love that he loves God and is the leader in our house!

Saturday, July 13, 2013

First Birthday Party {Cake Smash}

Thank you Lauren Chappell Cakes for our adorable smash cake.

When we picked up the cake Mimi made a comment that in her day they didn't do that. They gave the baby a cupcake or a slice of cake. I don't know where the tradition came from, but I love it!


first birthday smash cake

The whole time we were singing "Happy Birthday" Landry kept leaning towards the cake as if he wanted it. (Notice me holding his hand down.)

As soon as I set it down, he wanted nothing to do with it.

smash cake

After a little help, he dove right in!

smash cake

smash cake

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first birthday

Now he's got it!

Look at that face!

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