Monthly Archives: May 2015

you have not because you ask not.

Yesterday my niece was dancing around my kitchen, so excited to show me the Bible she had hidden behind her back. I set my chopping aside to give her my attention and my full-of-sparkle niece pulled from behind her back the cutest … Continue reading

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Choosing to be happy.

Last night my family and I went to our local arcade/fun park.  Everything started out great.  We played putt putt golf, laser tag, video games, but right there at the end—the babies started to lose it. Little-love didn’t get the … Continue reading

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Out of the mouths of babes: “Love and War”

Like most parents I spend the majority of my day trying to avoid letting my children watching television. During the school year I got into the habit of allowing my son to watch a show last thing before leaving for … Continue reading

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summer vacation…a list:

1. This morning I stood up from my comfy chair to kiss Adam goodbye and he said, “Wow, to what do I owe the honor?”  (apparently I’ve been letting him stoop down to kiss me without realizing the insult in … Continue reading

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Can I just confess something…

I’ve been in a bit of a. . . I don’t know exactly what to call it. . . a funks too intense a word.  Just a lazy-kinda-unmotivated-space. The real problem is probably this:  I think it’s time to admit … Continue reading

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Cooking with my Little-Love

“Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all.” -Harriet Van Horne “Life sneaks up on us every once in a while and gives us something we didn’t ever know we wanted, and lights … Continue reading

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