My post on Christmas felt a little small to me for all The things that happened but it has taken a couple days for me to sort out my jumble of thoughts. This Christmas held a couple firsts for me and my family as well continued traditions. First, when I was 16 I placed a… Continue reading ?Jumbled¿
Our Christmas was full of traveling from Central Oregon to Portland to Monmouth but it was worth it. To see the faces of happinesses and joy this morning. Merry Christmas to one and all!!!!
Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance - each beautiful, unique, and gone too soon. ~ Deborah Whipp
I believe that every child is born with promise and potential. Each and every one has a purpose and a plan. I do however believe that there are the few children that are chosen to stand a little above the rest. Not that they are superior or better but that buried within them is a… Continue reading Destined
I grew up with a mother who was very protective. She fought battles for me like a fierce lioness and heaven help the people she was defending me from. Now I may be a little more relaxed than my mom but not by much. So heres the warning for all those boys out there that… Continue reading Don’t Poke The Bear
This weekend was full of plans to be fulfilled and completed for me, my husband and the kids. Did any of it get done? Nope. Illness took three of us out of the game like bowling pins and the other two were left running errands for us. It wasn't nearly as fun a weekend as… Continue reading Kiss It Goodbye
After a good nights rest it's always a shock to wake up to three little girls in the mood for destruction, mayhem and lets not listen to mom!!!! They are wonderful girls (most of the time) but some mornings all you can do is...GRRRRRRRRRRR when they get this way. Trust me if it's really bad… Continue reading Drive Me Cranky
I have a cousin who knows and shares in my obsession with coffee. Over the years I would wake up in the morning to hilarious memes of coffee obsessed dogs, cats, birds or people. I'd pretty much identify with all of them just like her. It silliness at it's dumbest but we enjoy it. I… Continue reading Bringing Cousins Together