2017 Film & 2018 Schroeder Family Theme

2017: lots of firsts for Lydai and too many sparkles! In 2017, Lydia learned how to be potty-trained, took her first dance class, started preschool, became a big sister, and obsessed over sparkles, twirly dresses, princesses (Belle), and two-pony hairdos! We welcomed our “Ben” boy and have loved being a family of 4! As for…

2016 Film & 2017 Schroeder Family Theme

Disneyland trips, a new car (a van! ha!), first time to Dollywood, Cam’s graduation, and finding out we’re expecting again–2016’s been good to us. Here’s to 2017! Save

We love Daddy!

“Daddy, bu-bye?” is the first question each the morning. then, “Daddy at work!?” “Daddy…home…play!?” (with some extra jumbled “Lydia verbs” in there! ha!) is the most exciting thing when 5 o’clock rolls in. For both of us, cuz… He’s silly, he’s smart, he’s loyal, he’s fun, he’s wise, he’s calm, he’s strong, he’s handsome. He’s…

FOCUS 2016

I’m a little sad to say goodbye to 2015, the year that will forever be remembered with a one-year-old (yay! we made it one year! ๐Ÿ™‚ haha but seriously, we’re getting further from the “baby” stage and I’m sooooo okay with that!), first-time home buyers, Disneyland with the entire Dixon clan, and a trip to…

Farewell 503

  Because if you know me, I hate goodbyes. And, somehow I became attached to every inch of that old house (squeaky floors and all) once I knew we were going to move. I miss the memories made at 503 Leona ๐Ÿ˜ข so, here’s a little memoir to the house that knew us as “newlyweds”…