Monthly Archives: October 2014

One man’s trash is another man’s home…

“What is home? My favorite definition is ‘a safe place,’” – Gladys Hunt “Settle down, it’ll all be clear Don’t pay no mind to the demons They fill you with fear The trouble—it might drag you down If you get lost, … Continue reading

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Rafting with the out-laws. . . I mean in-laws.

We recently went on an over night rafting trip with my in-laws. It. Was. Awesome. When my husband first mentioned the trip my initial thought was, “too much work, too much prep, let’s just stay home and relax.”  I tend … Continue reading

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Autumn’s fragility and deep musings on life…

We are quickly approaching my LEAST favorite time of the year. That “post fall but not quite winter” time of year. The other day I was sitting on my front steps with my kids and I became simply mesmerized with the … Continue reading

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Time for good-behavior…

My son started kindergarten this year and right away my ego was put to the test. You see, I grew up as a perpetual rule follower.  If there was a gold star anywhere to be found, I figured out a … Continue reading

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About That Pregnancy Glow, MY SISTER WROTE A BOOK!!!

There are things about pregnancy that are beautiful. (That’s me with Little-Love) To this day, I sincerely miss the feel of my babies turning circles inside of me.  And at least part of me misses the belly. . . not … Continue reading

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a random catch-up:

1. I’ve been feeling super unmotivated for the past few weeks.  The reality is that I feel mediocre at best in each area of my life-responsibilities.  Motherhood, decorator, Sunday-school teacher, house-keeper, wife, blogger. . . not necessarily in that order. … Continue reading

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stunning, I am stunned.

The other morning my darling girl ran up to show me what she had built out of her legos: And the longer I looked at her, the more it struck me… This girl, Is gorgeous! I couldn’t stop taking her … Continue reading

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