Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

In Abbie, Desi, General, Les by Les BrownLeave a Comment

So far in 2011 I’ve already taken three sick days. What in the world? Desi has been laid out twice with a stomach bug and now the flu. I had a sinus infection and stomach bug. Abbie’s had pretty much all of the above. We’re kinda worn out right now. We need to rest up and heal up. Except the …

Not That I’m Keeping Count

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This past week we’ve had one busted eyebrow, one busted lip and a broken lid to a toilet tank. Not that I’m keeping count! Looking forward to what crazy things will be possible with 4 boys. Wondering if we can purchase a padded rubber house.

Watermark Baptism Photos

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Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

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If you’re in the Dallas area and looking for something a little out of the ordinary on the weekend, check out the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens.  It’s about 90 minutes from Dallas and well worth the trip.  Your kids will love all the fish exhibits and the alligators, plus they can go fishing in a pond where they …

SURRENDER

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Sleep does not come easy in Brown Town. My children have learned from the Master of all Sleep Fighters on how to dodge getting sleep at all costs. Although I know I do this myself, it’s hard watching them avoid rest when they are so exhausted they are miserable. This past Monday, Paul climbed up on the couch and surrendered …

Note To Self: It All Comes Back To Love

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Yesterday was one of those classic days that I’m sure most people envision as they see me rolling up with four small children. One mom at The Walmart with four children, two of which are having massive meltdowns. Why I continue to step foot into Walmart ceases to amaze me. I don’t particularly like that store even without a screamer …

Welcome To BrownTown!

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Thanks for checking us out.  This blog will soon become the hub for all things BrownTown.  If we get a great video of the kids, it’ll end up here.  Twelve inches of snow in 24 hours in Dallas? Pics of our bundled up kids will be right here. Something new on the adoption front? We’ll write a post about it. …