Category Archives: Arianna

A Very Happy Birthday (Party)

Today, we had a very happy birthday party for the Bigs. When you have four kids, four parties are a lot (not just on Mom and Dad’s budget, but also on the guests who get invited). While the Twins are … Continue reading

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Lottie Dolls: Birthday Girl Sophia

Disclosure: This post is a collaboration between this blog and Lottie Dolls. We were provided a Birthday Girl Sophia in exchange for our honest review. All opinions are 100% our own. Tomorrow is a big day – our oldest ‘lil … Continue reading

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Like Statues

Arianna and Evan have always loved visits to the Pittsburgh Zoo. On a recent trip, they acted just like statues as part of their journey through what’s become “the norm” for them. If you ever have the chance to experience … Continue reading

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Last Day of School 2017

This one is coming to you a month late, but The Bigs last day of school photos have to make it to the blog at some point! It’s incredible to take a look at how much has changed in a … Continue reading

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Stitches

A summer wouldn’t be a summer without a trip for a slushy, right? Especially when that slushy is accompanied by stitches and a trip to the ER. On Tuesday (gosh, it now seems years ago), this was the scene (I’m … Continue reading

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Not an Only Child

This girl is blessed. She’s blessed because she is not an only child. Although there are plenty of other things that make her blessed, I’m going to stop and focus in on this fact for a few minutes.  This weekend, Greg … Continue reading

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What to Do When Mom Won’t Buy You a Fidget Spinner

() Hey, guys. It’s Arianna. Today I’m going to offer up some ideas on what to do when mom won’t buy you a fidget spinner. Trust me, I know from experience. My mom won’t put one in our Amazon shopping … Continue reading

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Ari’s Theme Park Friend

Greg and I are so proud of our oldest. She keeps growing up in ways that we don’t explicitly teach her, ways that she just gets from being with us. Like when we were at the theme park in Wisconsin. Greg … Continue reading

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Happy Spring Break

The kids are officially on Spring Break and hoping for moments soaking up the sun like they did after the girls’ birthday party. Don’t they rock relaxation mode? Wishing all of you, even if you aren’t on spring break, a week … Continue reading

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A Thankful Birthday

Today we celebrated The Bigs, a thankful birthday party filled with food, fun, and family. Just the way we like it. With an October birthday for Arianna and a December birthday for Evan, we try to go with the middle road … Continue reading

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