As homeschoolers, every Thursday morning we attend a co-op made up of about 80 families in our area. It ranges in ages from baby to senior in high school. All different types of classes are taught to the children, like art, foreign language, gym, science, the list goes on and on. It’s nice for LillaContinue reading “Alone”
Before Michael and I had children, we always said we wouldn’t do the “Santa thing”. Didn’t want to lie, of course. Then, after we had Lilla, and we began to remember the magic and wonder it created in our lives as children, we decided to do one present a year from Santa. We try notContinue reading “The Death of Santa”
These are the moments, I know heaven must exist These are the moments I know all I need is this These are the moments I thank God that I’m alive These are the moments I’ll remember all my life I have all I’ve waited for And I could not ask for more Excerpt from EdwinContinue reading “These are the moments”
We are enjoying unseasonably warm weather in the midwest this week. A perfect time to view waterfalls, And wear light sweaters, And catch ladybugs, To act like a monkey, To go for a slide, Or a hike, To shares smiles on the playground, Or see the last geese of the season, But, it’s ALWAYS timeContinue reading “So kiss me”
Years from now, when I am old, my house is empty and ever so quiet, I want to remember… …the sound of Anna’s voice in the early morning, calling from her room, “Mama, Mama, Mama!” …the clip, clap of Lilla’s bare feet as she runs into my room to “get me up” …the smiles andContinue reading “I want to remember”
We played outside today. I took these pictures. They made me smile. Hope they give you a little chuckle too!
Yesterday was St. Patrick’s DayWe went downtown, to the paradeWith friendsWe acted silly and mischievousWe walked, A LOTWe smiled, even moreSOME people yelled for more candy (oh no, not my child! LOL)Someone also got a little bit of Colts Mascot loveAnd I got tearyBecause, although it was just a simple day, it was precious.And, IContinue reading “A Thing”
Just because my bug and my monkey are too cute for words, I had to prove it to you! Hope your Halloween was sweet too!
Last week a good friend asked me if I would be willing to do a garage sale. She is currently in the divorce process, unemployed and living in a mother-in-law quarters at a friend’s home. She has a 3 1/2 year old and a 10 month old. Her husband left her when her baby wasContinue reading “It takes a 3 year old”
These past couple of weeks has just contained milestone after milestone for Anna. She started out scooting toward a cup for a drink. Within days she was moving across the floor and now can get anywhere her little heart desires. I had her at the library last week and she was practically doing laps aroundContinue reading “Just a taste”