Parents I know you understand. When you have more than one child and illness strikes, you cross your fingers that the rest of the house is spared. It rarely works but it's a great thought. This last week was full of prayers that our sweet Kayla would get better soon and her sisters wouldn't get… Continue reading White Flag
Forty Two years ago under the twilight sky by the Deschutes River, in a little known town of Bend, Oregon, my parents exchanged wedding vows. If they had only known that two years later I would appear in their life to spice things up they probably would have reconsidered their vows, lol!!! (Just kidding) In… Continue reading Many Moons Ago
On Sunday my parents braved the mighty task of taking our three littles across the river and through the woods to their home. It was a big trip for our girls. The first time that they would be actually a good 150 some miles from mommy and daddy for several nights. My mom wasn't quite… Continue reading Wings
"Embracing the idea that you can want things for yourself even if nobody else understands the whys behind them is the most freeing and powerful feeling in the world." ~ Rachel Hollis
I just read a news article about how marriage is costing people more than we think. It's taking us away from our friends, family and social time out of the home. It's making us more isolated from the "things that should matter most." What a crock! I'm sorry but as our society moves further away… Continue reading Wow 😳
My brother and his family have finally moved to Bend!!! They were originally going to move to Redmond but instead found a place here and it's close to our place. Yay!!! My brother's relieved to finally have a place that is his own and Hannah is thankful to have her family all together again. My… Continue reading The Brother Has Landed
If you are a parent you know full well that pep talks are a staple in the home. Now, I don't know much when it comes to boys but girls I've got you covered. By the age of well 3, girls need pep talks. It's not really big things but the general, " Honey, she… Continue reading Pep Talk Ended
Good Morning! ☀️Some of you might have noticed that I have not blogged in a bit. For one I've been a little busy with the kiddos out of school (no routine!!!) and allergy season is now in full swing (lots of shots for my patients) but also I've been working on me. I've made it… Continue reading Ka-Boom!!!!