Today is a special day in our home, twice over! We have 2 birthday on the same day… isnt’ that amazing?? On this day, 40 years ago, an enlisted Army wife entered the hospital to give birth to her first-born. It was a boy, with blond hair, green eyes, and a huge grin. His folks … More Happy Birthday Boys!
JJ is still a bit of a wildcard, but boy does he have a sweet heart!! Every child has a challenging phase and in those moments I simply have to remember that it is indeed just a phase, and that this too shall pass. Motherhood has been a great way in which God reminds me … More Toddlers!
I love reading over old blog posts. They help me remember what happened and where we have been. This is a cute one from 2010, and reading through it brought back everything from this moment. My children were watching Annie again today. I got my daughter hooked on musicals, so she and I will dance … More The Sun Will Come Out…
Today we are reaching back into the archives for Throwback Thursday. Not only do I enjoy this hymn, but I love looking at these old videos to see just how much my kiddos have grown over the years! This is from our ‘home church’ in Maryland and seeing the other kids who I know have … More This Is My Father’s World
Pulling some things out of the archive room for today. Hearing about ‘fun’ conversations with children made me go to hunt this one down. Enjoy!! There are a few things I miss being here in Alaska, sort of in the boonies. One of the things I miss is live theater. I was involved in theater … More Live Theater at Home
We have a birthday very close to Christmas here. It is such a challenge to make my Joshua feel special this close to a huge holiday, but we do try each year 🙂 I did finally have to concede that his party would have to be celebrated at another time because none of the friends … More Happy Birthday Josh
There is an old comic strip that sat on my fridge for years, till it died in a military move, shuffled to death in some box. When I first cut the comic strip out of the paper (or got it from my mother, because we do that) it rang true for me. My life was … More Comics of Life