Tomorrow is the first day of second grade for the twins and they are excited but nervous. For the first time though I see more nervousness in Kayla and more excitement in Reagan. Such a change from last year!!! I have their clothes all laid out for them already and they've got their backpacks lined… Continue reading New Steps
If you obey all the rules you miss all the FUN!! ~ Katherine Hepburn
Have you ever been driving in your town and it's a regular route for you but your see something that you've never seen before? Like it just JUMPS out at you and you're like, "how the heck have I missed this?" I'm the only one? Okay, just checking. 😆 Well, last weekend as I was… Continue reading Someday Way
Today I was shopping for a baby shower that I was attending and my youngest daughter, Bethany, thought it was fabulous. Everything I picked out was "so cute" and "to adorable"!!! When I was finally done picking out everything Bethany happened to mention that she just loves that I'm having more kids and that it's… Continue reading Twins Again?
Several years ago my husband and I moved our family from our home town in Central Oregon to a small town in Eastern Oregon. To say the move was a shock to our family is putting it mild. I for one was not the happiest about it and it was for MY job that we… Continue reading Tapestry
When you finally learn that a person's behavior has more to do with their own internal struggle than it ever did with you... you learn grace. ~ Unknown
Once again we have braved the woods. We tent camped, hiked, explored and saw these amazing giant trees again. It was a great trip but of course not without a few bumps, Kayla experienced her first wasp stings (a lot of them) thankfully she's not allergic. Bethany found snails and banana slugs just as awesome… Continue reading Redwoods Redo
"We shouldn't be afraid to embrace whimsy, that nagging idea that life could be magical; it could be special if we were only willing to take a few risks." ~ Donald Miller