Welcome Mary Kathryn!!!

Life will never be the same in our home again….and it is for the better! As I sit here typing with one hand, I am also holding my newborn baby girl, Mary Kathryn.  She is the most beautiful think I have ever laid my eyes on and her dad and I feel so blessed to…

Why we are who we are

I sit here at my kitchen bar, parked at my laptop looking at all the “stuff” surrounding me. Thinking it might be neat to look at this post years from now and remember some good ole days, I’m just going to list what I’m seeing as I sit on my little perch. There are two…

The Many Faces of a 4 Year Old

I couldn’t resist sharing a few picture I mysteriously found on my camera’s memory card this week…. ….every time I see a four year old kid, I just think they are all so precious! I think these pictures speak for themselves! This last one is my favorite… Have a great day!

Reading: It’s good for you and good for your kiddos

If there is a such thing as a non-fiction book junkie, well, I’d be the poster girl!  Thankfully, there is Amazon.com with free shipping and libraries.  I wish I had several more hours in the day to read, but I read what I can with the little precious time I have.  I try to catch…

Tuesday Thoughts

I am sitting here at 5ish this early dark morning waiting for my coffee to get done.  I wouldn’t have gotten up this morning so early if the following had not occurred: James Alan sleeping through most of the night between Mike and me, but waking at 4 a.m. with some dreamy baby-talk.  He went…