Riley and Dylan, four years ago:


Riley and Dylan, 2 weeks ago:





It’s crazy. It’s crazy, you guys.


20 Responses to “BMX boys”

  1. Kristy on November 26th, 2012 4:42 pm

    What’s crazy is that I’ve been reading since diaryland…and you still entertain me for free. Nothing’s free anymore.

    (they’re too sweet…at all ages!)

  2. PinkieBling on November 26th, 2012 5:01 pm

    The picture of Little Riley and Baby Dylan on the couch just killed me completely dead.

  3. Amy Neto on November 26th, 2012 5:34 pm

    So cute…and I totally get it! Took my kids to a skate party the other day. My 10yo rolled up to me and looked down at me. AND I AM 5′8″!!! How do they grow so fast??

  4. Danell on November 26th, 2012 7:06 pm

    *sob* Stop it. Just stop it right now.

  5. Donna on November 26th, 2012 7:10 pm

    I’ve been reading since before they were born, and what Danell said…’s too too fast!

  6. Karen on November 26th, 2012 7:25 pm

    This makes me want to sob. I’ve been reading since Diaryland, too. God. I hate you, time. Your boys are spectacularly beautiful, Linda.

  7. Monique on November 26th, 2012 8:42 pm

    Watching your boys grow has been a pleasure. I’m so glad that I clicked through to your page from 12% Beer so so long ago. I kinda want to be you when I grow up. And I’m older than you. I’m not sure how that works.

  8. nonsoccermom on November 26th, 2012 8:46 pm

    Oh my. I’ve been reading (lurking, mostly) since you were pregnant with Riley, I think. Hard to believe that they grow so fast, although my own son is 10. Man. How does that happen, anyway?

    And that picture of them on the couch, 4 years ago? May very well be one of the most adorable things I’ve ever seen.

  9. Lindsay on November 26th, 2012 8:46 pm

    Now I want to learn about this beloved “Diaryland”. This post is too sweet and those baby faces are priceless!

  10. Melanie on November 26th, 2012 11:21 pm

    Oh, that picture with Riley and Baby Dylan. Just. Slays. Me.

  11. Anais on November 27th, 2012 6:31 am

    I too have been reading since Diaryland. I have watched your beautiful boys grow up through your blog. Your family is awesome and I can’t believe Riley and Dylan have grown up so much in what seems like a short span of time. Congratulations on creating such a lovely family and helping your boys blossom into the little men they are today.

  12. Krissa on November 27th, 2012 8:12 am

    Good golly, just look at that sweat pouring off those kids! That is AWESOME.

  13. JennyA on November 27th, 2012 8:43 am

    Holy shit. So they start college next week?

  14. dorrie on November 27th, 2012 9:28 am

    It’s the craziest thing in the world. I love how you are get that, though. ENJOY

  15. Melissa on November 27th, 2012 11:38 am

    OMG! Riley is all legs in that final photo.

  16. Dee on November 28th, 2012 4:01 am

    In one of those freaky “holy crap, what a coincidence” moments, I was flicking through my local paper today and you’re in it! With baby! The paper was the age, and this was in the corner of their website. – you’re number 4…

  17. Christen on November 28th, 2012 2:15 pm

    The picture of the two of them on the couch? Just made my ovaries explode.

  18. Shawna on November 28th, 2012 8:18 pm

    Okay, that’s it: next year my daughter’s training wheels are coming off! She will be SEVEN and IT’S TIME!

  19. Debs on December 18th, 2012 9:51 am

    Haha aww, I hadn’t read your website in ages and when you said “Riley and Dylan 2 weeks ago” I scrolled down and the first thing I saw was JB. My mind immediately thought “Wow, Riley HAS grown.”

  20. Rayne on December 19th, 2012 8:49 pm

    Wow – I used to read your blog daily before child number three and a full time job. I think the first time I read you were pregnant with Riley and stopped shortly after you started working from home. Crazy to see how the boys have grown. Glad to hear the happiness in your posts!

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