Category: Ashley

Adorkable

I’ve been told it’s quite common not to be able to recognize your own features in your children, and up until last Christmas I’d been so fuzzy on the subject that I had convinced...

Sick Day

Today we are all sick. It started on Sunday with Emma’s runny nose. As it slowly wore the rest of us down, a very particular set of blankets began to appear yesterday. Blankets they’d never used before. Not...

Miss Calculation

Yeah. THIS ONE. Look in those eyes and tell me that’s not the kind of trouble that grows up knowing how to bite people in the ass without them ever having a clue as to...

Mabel, Midge and Marge, Revisited

The weather in Seattle so far has been nearly IDENTICAL to three years ago – in that it’s been wet, cold and gross for all but a handful of days. So much so, that it’d be easy...

Minus One

Technically, it was twelve degrees outside when this shot was taken. It’s our second Santa-op attempt in as many weeks, and regardless of the amount of happy holiday materials we’ve paraded before her, Ashley...

The Scaling

Wednesday October 30th. Maas Residence. Approximately 2:35pm. Naptime has been underway for forty-five minutes. Two children, Sarah and Ashley, have been put to bed about twelve times. This is the thirteenth. Me: “ALL. RIGHT. YOU TWO....

The Pumpkin Great

Even though our Multiples Club has organized a trip to the local pumpkin patch every year since they were born, combinations of illnesses and/or bad weather have kept us from taking Ashley, Sarah &...