Author Archives: Hanako and Tomislav

Letter 4

Dear boys, I don’t have any purpose in writing this letter to you right now. I take that back, I do have a motive in writing this to you. I want to brag about how cute you are. If one … Continue reading

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Letter 3: Bullying, Pride, Humility

Dear boys, I am going to ramble a little bit. Sometimes during the day, as I go about my life, I will overcome an obstacle with grace and I will be proud of it. Now, you will be told that … Continue reading

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Letter 2: A peek into your Nights

Dear boys, Want to know what your nights look like as little boys? Let me paint you a picture. Not at the moment (mommy is out of commission for a few weeks), but usually, your mom and dad travel to … Continue reading

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Letters to my boys: Letter 1

My dearest boys, When your father and I got married we started a blog to keep two international families abreast of what was going on in our lives. It covers me learning to cook, uncle Pookie’s teenage years, and some … Continue reading

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Baby Pool Anxiety

I have actually never seen this pool anxiety before. When Ryker was a baby we introduced him to the pool right. We let him touch the water, then we let him splash, and then within minutes we had a fish … Continue reading

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Ryker and Cole BIRTHDAY BASH!

Okay okay… I admit, my kids weren’t born on the same day. In fact, Ryker isn’t due to turn three until mid-July when it is SWELTERING in AZ. However, Ryker is my solar powered sweetie and an indoors birthday just … Continue reading

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Too tired to be anything but random

I am so tired I don’t even know what I am going to say in here. I think I am at that time of night that I am playing mind games with myself– doing my best to think as lightly as … Continue reading

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