Tag Archives: children

A day for Women

It’s Mother’s Day Eve and yes, I know that’s not really a day. Humor me. Since losing my own mom a little over a year and a half ago, Mother’s Day has become a real struggle for me. I don’t … Continue reading

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Jesus and $20

Thanksgiving is three days away and you should probably know that it is probably one of my top five favorite days of the year.  I say top five because I have to take into consideration the first day of summer … Continue reading

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Gratefully Insufficient!

Man.  Have you ever had a moment or phase of life when you felt like you were just. not. enough?!  Ta Daa!!  I’m here! Maybe it’s the fact that I have four fully powered, very emotional, and easily distracted (unless … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I am one of the fortunate who gets two New Years every year.  You may be one too.  I am referring to the New Year that takes over Times Square as one of course.  Everyone gets that one.  The day when … Continue reading

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Gold Star Optional

It’s VBS season!  Woo and Hoo! (And no that was NOT sarcasm – I truly love VBS.) I know VBS is supposed to serve the children but in my case, my children serve VBS.  In the weeks leading up to … Continue reading

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A Lesson from Boredom

The Summer of Patience is taking its toll and we are only twelve days in.  I will confess to you that I stayed in the van in the garage yesterday with the sleeping baby under the pretense of not wanting … Continue reading

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The Week #1 Recap.

So the Bigs have been out of school for a week and we have had our first “normal” week of summer break.  Man, I hope that isn’t true.  I hope this past week wasn’t the normal for the summer. I … Continue reading

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