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Silas : 3.5 !!!

Silas : 3.5 !!!

Where does the time go?! I can’t believe my biggest baby is 3 1/2!!!!   Silas loves… Riding his quad Building train tracks by himself A summer/fall full of Fire Trucks & Fire ment Jake the pirate is a favorite & playing dress up pirate Helping mama with new things like putting away laundry, taking … Continue reading

Oceans Deep

By Joshua Noom Hillsong’s Oceans [Where my feet may fail] came on my radio a few weeks back while going to an appointment.  The rest of the day I felt so overwhelmed with the songs lyrics. Your grace abounds in deepest waters Your sovereign hand Will be my guide Where feet may fail and fear … Continue reading

Giving Thanks

We have so much to be thankful for… and not just because it’s November. But, I am grateful for an extra reason to talk to my kids about being Thankful and why. Here are some things Silas and I have come up with during our daily talks this past weel Our  house —- Thankful for … Continue reading

PreSchool 2013-2014

How is it already school year 2013? I can’t believe how fast this past year has flown by! I wasn’t really planning on doing much this year in way of “school”. Rather, planning for next year as I figured my time would be a little tighter 12 months from now! However, on a whim I … Continue reading

Confessions: Of a Mama in the middle

You know when you hit the store, for some reason  especially Costco, and you get stopped every other aisle with… “Oh, they are so cute! Enjoy every moment. I miss the baby days so much” or…. “Oh my, and another one on the way? You will be busy…” I’m not really sure what people expect … Continue reading

Boy World

If you know me or follow my blog, you might be tired of the antics and stories of the crazy boys in my house. From my manly, military, weapons loving, zombie prepping husband, to my adventurous, thrill seeking, truck driving and motorcycle riding, accident prone brother, and two toddlers who follow close in these men’s … Continue reading

Thankfull Thursday: 2-8

{Free Printable by HomeLife} This Week I am Thankful For… November 2 : Two little boys who love each other November 3 : The opportunity for my husband to go back to school…. November 4 : Exciting, Scary & Adventurous possibilities to pursuit of a career in Law Enforcement November 5 : Supportive, Loving, Generous … Continue reading

2 years…

  It’s been 2 years since Brock surprised me with a quick weekend trip home to say good-bye before leaving for Afghanistan and we took this picture the night before he left. I know, it’s been a whole year since he has been home from Afghanistan. Shouldn’t I be over all this by now? Somehow the … Continue reading

i want i want i want!

The other day while taking a walk around our beautiful town with my friend Jessie, we got to chatting about our kids eating habits and how we are both having second thoughts about fruit snacks due to the use of coloring dyes… Jessie said she was thinking about how lucky she was to have a … Continue reading

You’re what and where?

5 or 6 years ago, sitting in my dorm room at Biola I’m not sure I would have or could have envisioned my life today… It’s Saturday afternoon. My husband is gone for over a week training for a HazMat National Emergency if one should ever take place.A fun, funny, crazy, lovable 20 month old Silas … Continue reading