Category Archives: Kid stuff!

Sioux Falls and Pierre (say it Peer!)

After leaving Omaha, we headed north.  We were due to spend the night in the capitol of South Dakota, Pierre.  I planned a lunch stop in Sioux Falls, SD.  While researching for this trip, I came upon Sioux Falls, and … Continue reading

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It’s Fall.

I know this because I have a calendar, not because there is any “crisp” fall air, or leaves falling (other than leaves that fell victim to the drought).  BUT, we pretend as best we can.  So, out come the Halloween … Continue reading

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Carter is 3, I mean 2!!

Ha ha – if you ask Carter how old he is he says, very confidently, “three.years.old!”  Then you say, “How old again?”  And he says “two.years.old!”  ANYWAY, we celebrated with a party, as all birthdays should be celebrated.  Especially when … Continue reading

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The one where Carter gets stitches.

Now look I’ve gone and given away the ending.  Today is a landmark day (kind of?).  Carter cut his finger on a cheese grater in our dishwasher this morning, which prompted a trip to urgent care.  Confession:  I was not … Continue reading

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Fall Fun

SO excited that this year I actually made it out to Sweetberry Farms!!  This great little place out in Marble Falls is swarmed over with adorable children and their parents every fall.  You can take pictures, buy lots of different … Continue reading

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I know it’s only October 5th, but I really hate how Thanksgiving sometimes gets overlooked as we speed from Halloween to Christmas.  Seriously, I’ve already seen Christmas decorations out in the stores!  (sorry, huge pet peeve, even though I love … Continue reading

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Shave and a haircut…

Today Carter had his first haircut, and it was an event in the Semple household.  Before I get to the story and pictures, let me set the mood for you with a little ditty called The Haircut Song: Okay now. … Continue reading

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