Monday, April 14, 2014

Nixon's Birthday & My DVR

On April 12, 2010, we were blessed with this little surprise!!  Nixon Talbot made his appearance and this mama instantly fell in love with ANOTHER boy!!  :)

Nix and Ebby Lee celebrated their 1st and 2nd birthdays with a joint party in Missouri with family and friends.

When Nix turned 2, we threw a big Easter bash for another combo party.

Last year when Nix turned 3, he had a dog party at the park AND we celebrated again at Chuck E. Cheese that night with the Shulls.

This year we celebrated with our big 4-year-old at the zoo!!  

When I asked Nix what he wanted to do for his birthday, these were his exact words, "I want Smith to come over for pizza".  HAHAHAHA!!  His bestie, Smith, is on vacation, so we're going to party hard with him when he gets back. have some fun on Saturday we let him decide and he chose a zoo trip!

He had a GREAT day!!
My parents were in town celebrating birthdays so they were major help at the zoo!!  (Tab was reffing a spring game at OU.)

With two extra helpers, this boy got to get out and check out ALL the animals.

I sent this to my cousin, Whitney.  For some reason, I ALWAYS think of her when I'm in the Primate Area at the zoo.  hahaha!

Wells Fargo respresentin'....Tab works for Wells Fargo.  :)

Bowen's VERY favorite part of the day.

He was WAY too cool to let me take one of him I had to get in.  (There were some 8 or 9-year-old girls beside him and he looked SO offended when I asked to take his picture.  Oh my!!  Is it ALREADY starting??)  

Fun train ride!!!

Loved Miss Priss' pose....EEK!

Nixon had a FABULOUS FOURTH BIRTHDAY!!  The weather was GORGEOUS!!  It was the perfect day for a birthday at the zoo!!

Now...What's on my DVR???
I'm linking up with Andrea for her new series, "What's On My..."

Lots of randomness....hahaha!!!

Dateline...Tab and I love watching this show!!!

The Real Housewives of Atlanta...I LOVE ALL Real Housewives shows!!

The Young & the's a family tradition!

Downton Abbey

Scandal...we're JUST starting this show.  So, actually we're still watching on Netflix, but we'll get caught up soon!

And...lots of stuff like this too...
Sofia the First

Paw Patrol

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Slightly Askew Designs said...

Happy Birthday, Nixon!!! And Ebby Lee with that pose! I die :) How awesome that your parents were able to come and get Bowen out of the stroller... poor third babies. And yes.... totally cancel your plans today and watch Nashville. It's awesome. Thanks for linking up, girly! :)

Sheaffer {Pinterest Told Me To} said...

SO FUN! Love the pic of you and your big guy at the zoo! Excited to see y'all today. It's been too long!

Alison @ Get Your Pretty On said...

It looks like you guys had an awesome day at the zoo! It's always nice when grandparents can help out and join the fun too! Happy birthday to your big boy!

Melissa Kelly said...

How cute are y'all at the Zoo. What a fun birthday trip with your parents too. My dvr scheduled recordings got erased with the last round of storms, time to get it set back up.

Lisa Iwasyk said...

I know this is totally random, but that's your blog right?! I was just wondering if you could do a post on your haircut! I love it, but I am not sure how it is cut. Short layers in the back? Anywho, just seeing if that would be possible!love the blog!

Rachel said...

Happy 4th birthday Nixon!
I just started watching Scandal on Netflix too, and now I want to watch season 3 pretty badly (but not bad enough to pay for it :)
Love Downton!

Liz/ said...

Looks like such a fun weekend at the zoo, love all the pics of your adorable kiddos! Super love the ones of you and Nix, you are gorgeous mama and your skin.....flawless! Oh and yes, we have lots of Sophia and Paw Patrol on our DVR too, ha!

Elaine Welte said...

Happy Birthday Nixon! Looks like y'all had so much fun at the zoo! Glad to see Disney Jr. representing on your DVR! I think we have more Disney Jr. on our DVR than anything else!

Jill said...

I already enjoy you and your blog SO MUCH...but Young and the Restless too?!?? EEK! That is a HUGE family tradition in my family too! Hahaha! My grandfather watches and when I call to talk to him I have to constantly pay attention to see if he's talking about real life or the people of Genoa City... :)

V @ X-tremely V said...

What a great trip to the zoo!
I enjoy Sophia myself! lol!
You must check out Nashville and The Blacklist! They are SO GOOD!

Caroline said...

Looks like such a fun time!!

Amy said...

Happy Birthday to your adorable guy! I'm thinking of a birthday zoo day for our soon to be 3 year old too. So fun! Love Scandal too and I have a couple of Sofia fans at my house too. :)


Katie Paladino said...

Happy Birthday Nixon! Looks like a fun bday! I hear four is such a fun age! Great picks for the DVR, very similar over here!:)

Kristin said...

I love Y&R too! I've literally watched my entire life :)

Hayley Chandler said...

I love that you put your kids' shows at the bottom of your list. :) Your kids are so adorable!!!

Lora G said...

My little girl loves "Princess 'fia!" and I love the music, Happy birthday to all your kiddos :)