D’s 3rd Birthday Interview

Happy birthday to Big Brother D!  He is three today!  I interviewed him for his first birthday interview and here are his responses:

1.  How old are you?  "3"

2.  What is your favorite color?  "blue"

3.  What is your favorite food?  "hamburgers"

4.  What is your favorite thing to drink?  "juice"

5.  What is your favorite toy?  "train"

6.  Who are your favorite friends?  "my brothers and cousins"

7.  What do you like [...]

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What a Weekend – Birthday Party Fun!

We celebrated the boys' birthdays this weekend with lots of family and fun stuff to do!  The Captain turned 5 last week D will turn 3 in December, so a double birthday party is always easier on everyone, it seems.  Especially since D's bday is so close to Christmas.  He doesn't mind one bit though….lots of fun, attention, presents, and cake!

The day started off with a baby shower for Baby #3 with a few lovely ladies from church.  It was a fun time with los of delicious food!  Then we went to the Captain's [...]

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The Captain’s Birthday Interview – Age 5

Happy 5th birthday to our sweet Captain Fussybuckets!  We just had his birthday interview and here are his responses:

1.  How old are you?  "5"

2.  What is your favorite color?  "green"

3.  What is your favorite food?  "spaghetti"

4.  What is your favorite [...]

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Happy Birthday to Life With Captain Fussybuckets!

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I began writing this blog two years ago, this Friday.  Happy birthday, Life With Captain Fussybuckets!  It was a simple blog back then, and it has grown into something a little bit bigger.  I want to THANK YOU for reading this and any other post I've written.  Readers are really what makes this blog work.  So thank you for your time.  

I'd like to hear from you.  How long have you been reading?  What are your favorite parts of this blog?  What [...]

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Wordless Wednesday: Silent Night – David Archuleta

I’m totally cheating on the “Wordless Wednesday” post for today. There are tons of words and it’s not even a picture, BUT, we LOVE this song by David Archuleta, performed with the Mormon Tabernacle Orchestra! It’s simply beautiful!

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Happy Birthday, Baby D!

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Happy 2nd birthday to our joyful little Baby D!

The Boys’ Double Birthday featuring Birthday Express!

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The Captain's birthday is in November and Baby D's birthday is close to Christmas, so this year, we decided to have a double birthday in between their birthdays.  Luckily, they both like dinosaurs so picking out a theme was easy.  I logged on to Birthday Express and quickly found a lot of cute party supplies.  There was a ferocious dinosaur themed party package and a cute dinosaur package.   I showed the Little Dino Party Pack for 8 [...]

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Captain Fussybuckets’ Birthday Interview

I saw this idea on a blog once and so we gave it a shot!  It turned out really fun!  Check out Captain Fussybuckets' birthday interview:

1.  How old are you?  "3….I mean 4!"

2.  What is your favorite color?  "green"

3.  What is your favorite food?  "lasagna"

4.  What is your favorite thing to drink?  "Dr. Pepper and water"  (I should point out that he has had DP VERY rarely!)

5.  What is your favorite toy?  "a huge dump truck….I mean a trumpet"

6.  Who are your favorite friends?  "my cousins and my friends from [...]

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Happy Birthday, Captain Fussybuckets!

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The Mommy Mindset: Baby’s First Birthday

A few blogging friends of mine and I were chatting about Baby's First Birthday.  What did you do/are you doing for your baby's first?  Is it a big gathering for everyone you know, or something low key?  Here's what was said:

Ashleigh: My son is having his first birthday party this month and it is Yo Gabba Gabba theme with a pinata, lots of decorations and grab bags for the other kids. However on his birthday we are going to the Museum of Play with a few [...]

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