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Mommy Morning Mishaps:

Mommy Morning Mishaps:

First week of school….    Anna picks out her FAVORITE outfit to wear . Finishing her cereal I insist she finish the milk in her bowl; she tips the bowl to drink,nothing in her mouth … down her outfit, the chair and floor… As we are cleaning her up, Emily decides to tease the cat […]

Can You Believe How Friends Treat Each Other??

“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God…” Romans 8:28 Let me set up a scenario for you, tell me what you think…. I have a friend, we have been friends for a long time. She has been off again/on again, but I always love to see her […]

Zig On…The ABC’s Of Love

Zig On…The ABC’s Of Love

From Zig Ziglar :Based on his research and practice, Dr. Cady believes this alphabet of love will make a positive difference in your child and your relationship with that child. Look for his book; think about it and I’ll SEE YOU AT THE TOP! Psychiatrist Louis B. Cady of Evansville, Indiana, gives us the ABC’s […]

Digging for Chinese...

Digging for Chinese…

My 5 year old, that would be Anna, is digging a hole in the yard while Ben is working in the garden. Her hole is going really deep, and I ask her what she is doing… Her response?? “Pop Pop said if I dig really deep I can Get to Chinese”

What is in your NOSE??!

What is in your NOSE??!

Last night we are at dinner, and Anna begins blowing her nose (no tissue) I scold her and get a napkin. She says she has something stuck in her nose (I assume it is the normal things stuck in your nose) I hold the napkin to her nose, and…. she blows out CHEWING GUM!!!!! Somehow […]

Revenge?

When a child screams your name from the other room, while you wince to see what the problem is, you MUST go- You can never be sure what you will find. sometimes 1 sister tricked the other into drinking soap water (Cause she needed her mouth washed out for talking ugly) and sometimes you find […]

The Antics of Anna..

Ben and I have a 4 year old daughter, Anna. Her favorite book is “No David” by David Shannon. Which basically consists of a little boy named David being told “No David!” by his mom over and over and over while the pictures portray the trouble David is causing. In the end, after finding himself […]

For Everything There Is A Season…

There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to tear down and a time to build, a time to […]

Emma’s Thoughts

The following is a letter my husband’s aunt Emma, and dear friend, sent to her family and friends in 2005. She was killed in a car accident not even 2 months later. Reflecting on this letter was so bitter sweet, and full of the hope and encouragement that Emma would have said to us had […]

Out of the Mouths Of Babes

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