Monthly Archives: January 2011

Full speed ahead


It’s been way too long since my last post. Life seems to be taking over these days. On the house front, we’ve got a contract signed for our dream of country living. We’re so lucky. The woman selling the house … Continue reading

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Serenity, serenity, serenity


What do they say are the most stressful times in a person’s life? Marriage, divorce, new job, moving? I can vouch that buying and selling a house rank right up there. We’ve got a contract on a cute farmhouse in … Continue reading

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Handing it over to God


Those around me know I can be a worry wart. I’ve tried to overcome this tendency and I think I’m slowly, slowly getting better. There are times I realize I still have a long way to go. The family and … Continue reading

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Moving onto circles


Got a birthday coming up next weekend for our niece’s birthday who’s going to turn four. I’m running in my head some ideas for some pretty, frilly dress-up skirts. I found a couple ideas out there that say to cut … Continue reading

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Me in orange pieces


I was surprised this morning because the goos made their own breakfast and mine, PLUS I enjoyed an artistic rendition of myself in clementine orange pieces. Notice the resemblance? I am so lucky and thankful to have thoughtful, funny and … Continue reading

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God is talking


I keep seeing and thinking about things that lead me back to the lessons in “The Hole in Our Gospel” by Richard Stearns. I get a daily Bible verse from Bible Gateway and it showed me again what God is … Continue reading

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Note to self: check book bags before vacation starts


Terrible mom confession to make. The goos go back to school tomorrow and we just started digging through their book bags today. Turns out K made a bird feeder (bagel covered in peanut butter and sunflower seeds) the last day … Continue reading

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Bed pockets rock!


Christmas vacation is almost over! Where did the time go!? The goos have two more days at home before school starts and we all get back into a routine. We’ve got big plans for today that include an afternoon at … Continue reading

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Girls just wanna have fun (translates into sewing)


Happy New Year my dear friends! Hope you had a fun and safe evening welcoming in the new year. Our googlies are back today and boy am I happy. Absence does make the heart grow fonder. Had great fun the … Continue reading

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