Tag Archives: Boys

Chips and Underwear

          We nearly lost dad last week. Not lost as in he accidentally ventured into the mall and had a panic attack, but “lost” as in choked to death on a tortilla chip. Dad was sitting … Continue reading

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Lego City and the Break

The magic week is here for us! Spring Break. All of our older kids, cousins, and friends back in Texas completed their spring breaks way back in March when it was still freezing cold. Hopefully for all of us experiencing … Continue reading

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Sock Wars!

My middle daughter called last week and was talking about the weather where she lives. It was warm so she took our grandson out to the park. They fed the ducks and played by the water and then headed over … Continue reading

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Christmas Miracle with a Beard

  Twenty-two years ago a newborn baby, born way too soon, was abandoned in the hospital.  A local adoption agency called us to see if we would be willing to adopt him. We had adopted a child from this agency … Continue reading

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Snow Kayaking

  The snow over Thanksgiving was a perfect snow. It was not too cold, not too deep, or too long-lasting. Our son drove in from Houston, Texas with his college roommate from Russia. They arrived late one evening and the … Continue reading

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Sweaty Hair and Slobbery Mouthpieces

Sweaty Hair and Slobbery Mouthpieces Each evening I go to football practice to watch my eight year old practice football. We meet at a park-like field that sits alongside a huge parking lot. As I pull up, he hops out … Continue reading

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Mom to the Rescue!

  Mom to the Rescue! My life has changed drastically over the past three weeks. I no longer get to linger in bed or stay up late. My time has been slotted into specific segments of come and go. My … Continue reading

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