Archive for October, 2010

Fall Fun
Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

I had to start by sharing this photo. This was during General Conference a few weeks ago. Addie actually sat quietly for most of conference, and I thought she was just excited to have a lap to sit on for hours at a time. But I think she was actually getting sick at the time. […]

3 Months and Maternity Leave
Monday, October 25th, 2010

Seriously. Three months. My baby is no longer a newborn. Someone once told me that the connection between a mother and a son is a bit different than the mother-daughter bond. Well, yeah, duh. It makes sense, right? But I didn’t think it could be that different, or that I could even possibly love this […]

Pumpkin Patch
Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

I’m not sure there’s any season I love as much as fall. And being the parent of two little kids, it seems like a visit to the pumpkin patch will be part of our annual traditions for the foreseeable future. (It was also part of Jesse’s birthday weekend celebration. Happy birthday, Jesse!) Mike went with […]

Drinks All Around!
Monday, October 11th, 2010

We finally had another wedding in the Sloan family. My baby brother Shawn got married on Saturday, October 9. It was a fun (and tiring) day, and I’ll always remember how we spent it in typical Sloan style. Here are some of my favorite moments. (A note before we start, though. The more I look at good […]

Magic Pillow
Sunday, October 3rd, 2010

Baby sleeping habits are a mystery to me. Both of my kids have refused to nap in their beds as new babies. Yet, at night, the crib is just fine.  Addie would pretty much nap anywhere but her crib, but Westen is much pickier. He has a happy place for napping. And it’s his dad’s pillow. Now, […]