Oh Baby!

Our little nephew is almost fully cooked. Aunt Jennifer is looking WAY too cute to be 33 weeks! Just thought we'd share the latest ultrasound photo. Keep Cory, Jennifer and Baby Boy Whitaker in your prayers. The scheduled arrival is February 22.

Stick with what you know

Just two funny things we had to share from our family day today...Scott and the boys ran by the bank to get a cashier's check. After the teller counted the money, she looked at Scott and said, "How much was that again? I'm just not good at math." Hmm...perhaps banking is not in her future??Later, at the grocery store, as I'm putting the food on the counter, John Paul starts jiggling Clare's stroller. The checker at the counter says, "Should ...

Snapshot: January 3

Can't you just smell how sweet she is???


We spent the day near Fredericksburg at a friend's house. Between the two families there were 8 kids, 6 and under!! It was a day full of mischief, fireworks, laughs, no naps and lots of fun. Thanks for a great day Thomas & Melanie!The kids: Blaise, Madelon, Jax, Will, John Paul & Anna-LauraThe girls - the other two were on mommas' hips!The other "kid"Mom and Clare

Texas X 1,000

The gift to Will from Nana became our family's obsession for 3 whole days! The Texas 1,000-piece puzzle looked easy...until we started it. And, after all that work, we're still missing one piece. If you find it, you get to put the puzzle together again!!Day 1: Will hard at workDay 2: Daddy hard at workDay 3: Will taking all the credit

Boys & Guls

Today, we split the "team" in half. The boys (Scott, Will, John Paul and Papa) all made the trek to College Station for a basketball game, Aggies vs. Rice. You start to question if the land down under has officially frozen over when you're more excited about Aggie basketball than football...They had a super fabulous day. And, the highlight was getting pictures taken with the yell leaders. Duh, of course!! As a former yellboy himself, Dad was pretty proud, too.The ...


... and welcome to the chaos. I know a thing or two about big families (I've got 6 kids), carpool, Catholic converts, the Texas Aggies, prematurity, date nights with Mr. Whitaker, organization and party planning, but I still don't know why it's so hard for my kids to  put up their shoes. My Texas-sized heart is honored to have you here! Contact me at kathrynwhitakertx@gmail.com

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