I feel so behind in everything! It's almost December and I'm floundering to get our Advent calendar ready; I've been scouring Pinterest, gathering ideas so I don't have to come up with a list from scratch like I did last year. I've also been meaning to write about our recent camping adventures, but it's just not … Continue reading Preschool: K is for King
We have a ritual - every night at dinnertime or bedtime, I ask everyone what his or her favorite part of the day was. Gwen usually thinks about it and gives me a thoughtful answer. Josiah goes, "Hm... tractor." More often than not, Phil will say "Spending time with my family." And while I'm usually looking for … Continue reading Thankful
It felt so good to pick up the needles again and finish the pillow for my sister that I decided to immediately embark upon another project. Last year I made a couple sets of fingerless mittens - one for Nikki's little boy Elijah and another for Gwendolyn. It was my first project in-the-round and I was thrilled … Continue reading Finished: Fingerless Mittens for Gwen
I can't believe it's been two years. Josiah was born three weeks early, two days after his big sister's second birthday. Both of my children were born the week of Thanksgiving; they are truly my Thanksgiving babies and I'm so thankful God placed them into my arms. I get a little emotional around this time of year! … Continue reading Happy Birthday Josiah!
Four years ago I became a Mommy when our precious little Gwendolyn came into the world. She has blessed us immensely, bringing love and laughter (and lots of tears and frustration) into our lives. Thanking God for the blessing of children - especially our big little girl - on this wonderful day.