Texas Camping 101

April 19, 2011

Yeah so this all took place not this last weekend, but the weekend BEFORE that.  I had hoped to be more on top of this to get all these on here but what can I say things go loads slower when you type one handed. So our ward camp out was at this little place [...]

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Popping up like Bluebonnets

April 13, 2011

Yes it is that time of year again when all of Texas is a blur with happy bluebonnets.  After we picked Gwen up from school the other day we had passed this field so we popped by on the way home for a little time in the flowers. The kids were so entertained by all [...]

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Guess What…

April 5, 2011

Let us play a little guessing game. Do you know what this is? How about I give you a little tiny hint. Know what it is or give up? Maybe one more tiny peek…     Yes my friends you guessed right. It IS the new ipad 2 and it is ALL MINE. (insert evil [...]

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Any kind of Cookie…

March 22, 2011

Now you may be wondering why I posted a poll question about cookies…or maybe not. Well the thing is I like cookies, so does James, but Mr.Barlow is a little bit particular about the cookies he likes, what are his favorite things and the ones he is against.  So we set out on a quest, [...]

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Three Cheers for Stella!

March 9, 2011

I have had a few people mention that they would like to see more of little Stella, well your wish is my command. Actually the truth is that I am usually holding her in one arm or she is in the sling as an attachment to me and so that is why she doesn’t end [...]

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love a little circus in life

February 27, 2011

See this little girl… Well on Thursday she had a birthday, and she turned 5! Yes it is official I have a child old enough to enter the public school system and it kind of makes me want to cry. Why do they grow up so fast. So for the big #5 we had a [...]

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Can you canoe in January?

February 8, 2011

Honestly who has heard of people canoeing in the beginning months of the year? Apparently it is very commonplace around here and the last weekend in January we decided to try our hand at it, only in our case it was two families and seven kids in that mix. We met up with Ryan and [...]

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What’s in a name?

February 1, 2011

So we blessed Stella on Sunday announcing to all in our ward that she is Stella June Barlow.  I am one of those people that like baby blessings for one reason…you get to hear the interesting and sometimes made up names that people use for their kids. We took our time in making the whole [...]

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Tag four

January 18, 2011

My sister in law Ariell tagged me in a little blogging game so tonight as I am sitting on the couch contemplating making cookies ( because I LOVE cookies) I have decided to give in to the game. Four shows that you watch: 1. Castle 2. The Mentalist 3. NBA games 4. more NBA games [...]

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So happy together

January 14, 2011

Alright I have sorted through the photos and since I am lazy (this year is off to a great start) I didn’t crop or adjust any of the photos so my advanced apologies, next time will be better I promise. Anywho I started the recap back just a bit before we left for the vacation [...]

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