Month: September 2010

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Have You LOVED Your Husband Today?

I find that the longer we are married and the further we get into doing this thing called ‘life’ together, the easier it is to take for granted our marriages and our spouses and not do the things we should do to love one another. Do you feel that too?  The girls will be up…

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Counting My Blessings: Family

A couple of weeks ago I blogged about thankfulness and promised I would have a little more to say…particularly in regards to family, friends, neighbors and church. I’m starting here with my thoughts on family… The biggest portion of my gratefulness this year has to do with being closer to some of our nuclear family;…

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Living Together: It Ain’t Always Easy

Alright, so despite my promises to blog about my thankfulness today, I have another story to tell. I PROMISE I’ll get back to the thankfulness tomorrow! My story today is about living with one another. With our family members. With our husbands. And sometimes our children. It’s not always easy. It gets complicated sometimes. Like…

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Counting My Blessings

I am having a thankful day today. Just thought I’d share. Isn’t it so true that gratitude changes our attitude…not that today is a day where I’m in need of an attitude adjustment (though there are MANY of those)…but, nonetheless, I think that it is as important to be as verbal about our blessings as…

Preschool Begins

Preschool Begins

I feel like it’s my due diligence to post a little something about Ava starting preschool. I mean, what kind of mommy blogger would I be if I left it out?! So, Ava started preschool yesterday morning. It was a day of mixed emotions…actually, a week or so (especially if you read my other preschool…

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Bargain Shopping and Too (or “two”) Small Boots

I don’t usually post pictures of my children’s clothing, but I got some GREAT bargains today and this momma LOVES! a bargain. My sister and I frequent the same local consignment shop and both agree we have found some of our favorite clothing items there. Fortunately, since she has two boys and I have two…

Preparing for Preschool

Preparing for Preschool

Sometimes I think that the things that happen in my life are simply for the pure comedic pleasure of others around me– the one’s standing by on the sidelines who don’t look all sweaty and windblown– they look like they have their acts together.  The one’s who know right where their calendars and their keys…