10 years ago if someone asked me or Hubby what our favorite hobby was we would have answered in unison, “SCUBA diving!”. These days, we are more land-locked so we had to find some new hobbies for this season of life. I’ve started sewing and embroidering again, and Hubby has entered the world of woodworking. We . . . → Read More: My talented husband!
A post of a thousand words begins with a single keystroke.
I’m sorry I’ve been neglecting my blog. I’ve been meaning to write this post for quite some time. I’ve been desperate to sit down and share so many things with you. The problem is that I have so many words swimming around in my head and . . . → Read More: Why we won’t be adopting…a revelation
A couple of nights ago, I had the privilege of attending an incredible event called Secret Keeper Girl Pajama Party with my daughter, Emily. We even wore PJ’s that I made myself! I made matching ones for Emily and her sabertooth tiger, and a different set for myself.
The 3-hour event was an evening for moms . . . → Read More: Secret Keeper Girl Mother-Daughter Time
Did you think I neglected my blog? I didn’t mean to, but it’s been over a month since my last post. I’m recommitting myself to writing, so you should expect to see a lot more of me. The problem isn’t that I don’t have anything to write about. Rather, I have too many things I want . . . → Read More: I’m back!
Be careful what you ask for! A couple days ago, I was thinking about how nice it would be to have an entire day to spend in bed. A whole day to read books, write, pray and talk to God, and just rest & be lazy with no scheduled appointments, errands to run or places to . . . → Read More: A beautiful mess
I know I’m a few days late, but I wanted to share with you how our family celebrated Thanksgiving this year. It was our first Thanksgiving completely on our own as a family of 3. For most of our marriage, we’ve celebrated Thanksgiving with our parents – usually with both sides of the family coming together . . . → Read More: Happy Thanksgiving!
Yes, I know it’s already autumn, but I’m catching up on posts and wanted to share some highlights of our summer with you. It feels like it just flew by in the blink of an eye. We had such a mishmash of things going on!
Here are some of my favorites…
In July, Hubby did his very . . . → Read More: Summer Highlights Part 1
Tomorrow, October 6, is the first annual Star Wars Reading Day where publishers, booksellers and libraries are coming together to promote literacy. To celebrate, our local public library has a few activities throughout the week scheduled for the kids. Check your local library to see what is going on in your area.
Today, Emily and I . . . → Read More: Star Wars Reads Day
God has a way of slowing you down when He wants your attention.
I recently discovered that I have a stress fracture in my 2nd metatarsal on my left foot. My guess is that it’s from jumping rope since I recently attempted to add that in as a fun way to exercise. Let me tell you, . . . → Read More: A stress fracture and a fancy new shoe
For the past 8 years, Emily has never had her hair cut by anyone except Grandma & Mommy. She didn’t even need a haircut at all until she was 2. It took that long for her to grow hair! Rob’s mom used to be a hair stylist, so we were blessed to have her cut Emily’s . . . → Read More: Emily goes to the hair salon!