My Napolean Dynamite

Today I was called in to substitute in Gabriel’s preschool class. And I was shocked to find that he is a quiet, go with the flow kinda guy. He mingles with all of the kids, not part of a clique or joining in with the “he’s my best friend”, “no,he’s […]

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0 commentsNovember 19, 2007 at 9:46 pmGabriel

A toothless kissing superhero

The Desrochers boys are doing what they do best, being a gaggle of wrestling, flailing arms and legs, giggles and priceless moments. Here are some of the little day to day musings I have been privy to… Seth finally lost his first tooth, after the better part of three months. […]

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0 commentsAugust 12, 2007 at 8:48 pmGabriel John Nathan Seth

The Memories of Music…

So I added this playlist thing-a-ma-bobber to my page. And it was fun and retrospective at the same time. I was waiting for John to come home from softball practice tonight, and the house was hushed with the quiet calm that comes like a heavy exhale of breathe once the […]

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Stages of Boyhood….

need to get back into the habit of my weekly blog. I was looking over the blogs I did last year and it was enjoyable to remember the snipits in time. And is life, the boys are getting older and older and life is more and more a three ring […]

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0 commentsMay 22, 2007 at 9:32 pmGabriel Nathan Seth

Recouping, a food fight and a hooo-man

Thankfully things have calmed down a bit here at Maison Desrochers. Gabe has recovered well from his lip incident and we are counting the days until friday, November 3rd when Seth’s cast will come off. Seth couldn’t stop smiling when the doctor told him just two more weeks. All the […]

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0 commentsOctober 24, 2006 at 8:52 pmGabriel jennifer John Nathan Seth

The Desrochers Boys Strike Again…

Sooo, a remarkable 12 days after his brother’s run in with the monkey bars the superhero wanna-be Gabriel was in an imaginary battle with his favorite foe, Seth Mason, and fell from the chair on which he was perched in order to level the height playing field. And there to […]

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0 commentsOctober 17, 2006 at 8:59 pmGabriel Seth

The PO Promo, Boys R Us Mommy Group & Buzz Buzz

So life at Maison Desrochers is about to take a drastic swing. John has gotten a promotion at the post office and is headed to work at the Poughkeepsie city office. There are so many pros and cons to list, but in the end the pros outweigh the cons and […]

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0 commentsMay 26, 2006 at 9:18 pmGabriel John Nathan Seth

Maison Desrochers Volume One

So I guess I will try this blog thing…My life is filled with mommy stuff mostly, which I wouldn’t change for anything. I am lucky to be able to stay home with my gaggle of boys. Let’s see, Seth will be six on the 27th which I can’t believe. I […]

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0 commentsApril 14, 2006 at 9:11 pmGabriel jennifer Nathan Seth