Archive - December 2011

2011 END???

Where did this year go? Looking around at all the other blogs on the internet I just figured out that it’s the end of the year! So this morning I’ve been looking around here at Home Hinges and I am shocked.  We managed to...

Football and Four Year Olds

First thing this morning I woke up to find the pillow pets had been transformed into part of daddy’s cheering section. My sports addict has anxiously anticipated BYU’s bowl game and the kids are not immune. Even the sweet...

Kitchen Window

Niel, our Dentist in Waiting, came home for the holidays and to my house to help with some finishing touches. First up: electrical. We’ve had wires sticking out of the ceiling for the past several months for potential pendant...

Basement Plumbing Repairs

So a few weeks ago I mentioned that we have been helping our cousin with some repairs in her basement apartment.  It’s taken a bit of time to get back to work there, but a week ago April, Robear, and I found some time to work on...

Visions of Christmas

Christmas Eve and Christmas were great this year. We had lots of family time. Christmas Eve was a varied affair with April’s family enjoying time with their Sports-Addict Grandparents, while everyone else spent the Eve together at...

The Reindeer are Getting Ready

Squash and Gypsy got some great reindeer paraphernalia for Christmas, so we’ve been rounding up the troops herd. Some are clearly more excited than others. Merry Almost Christmas! –Cath

Christmas Rehearsal

Robear and Squash have been practicing for Christmas Eve. We anticipate perfection! Perfection! Just remember: play with confidence. –Cath

Photoshoot: Group Shots

Our one success. To end our photo shoot we took some “group” shots. Getting shots of the two girls was a bit of a challenge. Most of the pictures look like this: Sprite just kept falling over. So we had a few lap...

Photoshoot: set-up and Sparrow

When I went down to Paula’s on Monday this sweet savage, Miss Sparrow, met me at the door. She also helped to set up the photo shoot and helped to take some preliminary shots. Then she was a big help in modeling and helping me with...