Wednesday, June 6, 2012

High on Summertime

I don’t think I can even express how much I love summer.  Early morning alone time – just me and my coffee.  Well, and Matt Lauer, of course.  I’m usually just finishing my first cup when Becks wakes up.  Same thing everyday – Avengers and a breakfast bar.  By the time he remembers to ask for milk, I’m already in the kitchen working on that second cup of coffee, with the milk at the ready.

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Then, we’re free.  The whole day.  We spend our time casually and I love it. 

We’ve spent a lot of time with family.  My mom’s birthday was this past weekend, and having us all together is just so dang fulfilling.

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Matt and Chels are due any day with my niece, Sullee Hope.  We’re all so excited to have a baby around again.  Especially a little girl.  I think Becks and Sutton have fulfilled our boy quota indefinitely.  And, don’t let Matt fool you…he’s not really thinking that hard ;)

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My baby sister starts her MBA program at UK next week.  Good golly, where has the time gone?   

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Ahhhhh, summmer.  How I’ve missed you.

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I think summer suits all of us.  Quite nicely.

13 comments:

Elise said...

I don't have kids to spend my summer days with yet, but I think summer suits me quite well too!

Mrs. Wheeler said...

Looks like you are having a great time! I've missed seeing your posts on Blogger lately! Enjoy the time!

www.mrswheelerfirst.blogspot.com

mama faith said...

Having nowhere to go and nothing particular to do is the BEST.THING.EVER. And the name Sullee Hope is one of the cutest girl names I think I have ever heard!

Dusty said...

Summer! Glad yours seems to off to a great start! Love the photos, the colors are beautiful!

Gina said...

From one teacher to another - AMEN.

AbbyS. said...

suits me too! Let me know if you and Becks need a summer date. C and I are game.

Jodi said...

Oh my! I'm with ya. I LOVE summer! I get a similar request every morning from my oldest... a breakfast bar and Jake and the Neverland Pirates! Enjoy your summer.
Jodi

Katie said...

It looks like we both have super hero obsessed little boys. My son eats, sleeps, dreams, plays, (insert any other verb) SUPER HEROES of any kind. No joke. :)

-Katie
Building a House of Love

LWill said...

You are fab-u-lous!! Keep blogging Abby!!!

Jamie said...

YAY for summer!

That last picture of Becks is THE cutest!

Jessica Tobin said...

Hey! There's Chelsea... I know this family!! :-) Hey Abby- I didn't know you blogged! I worked w/ Chelsea and went to UK with her!

You and I met during our Research Project presentations at NKU! Good to see the family is doing so well!

Jessica
http://secondgradenest.blogspot.com/

Renae Evans said...

You gotta tell me how you get your pictures to look like that. is it a setting or change the color or the lens or Photoshop? Please let me know?


renae.evette@gmail.com

Renae Evans said...

You have to tell me how you put that effect on your photos! Lenses? Photoshop? Setting? Camera (still canon xli)? I'm sooooo curious. Your pictures are so beautiful and your family is beyond beyond beautiful; which probably makes a difference too. (LOL) -Renae renae.evette@gmail.com