I got home last Saturday morning from a gorgeous morning bike ride with two dear friends and had a deep stirring in my soul. More on that in a few minutes. As I mentioned the bike ride was gorgeous, we road west with the sun coming up behind us making the morning mountains reflect the […]More
I am a wife, mommy, and ER doctor, sometimes all at once and sometimes one at a time.
Don’t get me wrong, I love my boys. But the other night Clint and I were washing the dinner dishes when the boys go running through the living room each holding onto one end of an exercise resistance band. Leighton doesn’t have pants on, and Caedmon is carrying the flyswatter. They are laughing and giggling […]More
Ever have one of those weeks where things have been going good for quite awhile and no major issues and then everything seems to kind of fall apart? I had one of those recently. I usually tend to keep my emotions pretty steady and even, but then every now and then they kind of explode […]More
There seems to have been a memo sent around my household sometime in the last week that mentioned that clothing was optional. I did not receive this particular memo and I’m trying to track down its origins. Of note, my husband seemed to have received the opposite memo though, as it’s gotten slightly cooler (ie […]More
I spent the morning on the preschool field trip to one of the local pumpkin patches. We took a little tour and saw old machinery, sheep, chickens, a donkey and a array of other farm animals. I think the kids love the straw maze the best. As I drove Leighton and one of the other […]More
Dear Little One- They told us in our adoption class that grieving was a part of this process. And it comes from many different sources. When we can finally call you ours it will be one of the happiest days of our lives, but probably the saddest day of your life as you leave and […]More
We’ve been hanging out at spot #1 waiting for a baby boy referral for 2 months now. I was hoping maybe I’d have a little more to report. I know that since we are waiting for a baby who was born after the end of March, and babies start becoming available for adoption when they […]More