Category Archives: Children

Our Honey, a love story…

When I was in high school my mom made me a teddy-bear for Christmas.  What a weird present for a teenage girl, right?  But actually, I remember asking for one, which is even weirder. This is what I love about … Continue reading

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I’ve got a theory… and I’m in a crisis…

Not a fully flushed out theory, mind you–just some thoughts that have been swimming around my head lately. And not a real crisis, just teetering on the edge of the unknown… I’m a middle child.  I am quite literally smack dab … Continue reading

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Proverbs 28:13 “Whoever conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them will obtain mercy. “

SO… Yesterday I got a text from a friend that read: “[Cyclone] broke his wrist?!?” My response was of course: “No. Why?” But before her reply text was received I had a feeling I already knew.  This same friend’s son … Continue reading

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“Then Wendy saw the shadow on the floor, looking so draggled, and she was frightfully sorry…”

Yesterday I dropped my boy off for his first day of first grade. I got out of the car, followed him all the way across the parking lot, down the sidewalk, across the field and too the edge of the … Continue reading

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God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages. ~Jacques Deval, Afin de vivre bel et bien

Our neighbors are getting a new roof. How exciting. This morning my husband ventured across the street to ask the workers about getting a bid for our roof and one of the men handed a baby humming bird to my kids. … Continue reading

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Cyclone is 7

7 years. The joy of my life. My love—walking around in this noisy, dirty, danger filled package. Wild at heart. Happy Birthday beautiful boy. I couldn’t love you more.

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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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