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A Third Adoption!!!!!

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

A couple of weeks ago Todd and I got a letter in the mail saying that our oldest sons birth mom was expecting again and she wanted us to adopt this baby, so they could be raised as siblings. *THUD* that was the sound of my heart hitting the floor. Never did we expect this, […]

Why I love facebook

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

I love that I can quickly and easily: Get a quirky question answered Catch up with old friends Commiserate with friends and acquaintances Peer into friends lives on my own time Keep up with friends children that grow to fast and are far away Update all of my friends quickly about something important Let certain […]

Traveling with small children…..

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

So we had a family wedding to go to in Nashville TN. We live in Michigan. We have a 1 and a 4 year old.  A little stressed about that doesn’t even begin to cover it. Let me start by saying I don’t enjoy traveling, really at all. I love seeing new places and visiting […]

Playing in the fall

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

This was our Wednesday spent in Goshen at Kerchers farm market. This is how we went apple picking, he loves hanging out on my back, he even has a cherry tomato stuck in his cheek. We went with my cousin Wrennie and her son Evan on the left. This boy takes my breath away and […]

A no good very bad Day.

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

Did you ever have one of those days, you know the kind, when your kid wakes you up early, it rains, your baby was all bit up by misquitos the night before, you lose your temper a couple of times, take the kids out for a quick grocery trip before naptime, realize it might have […]

Great weekend?

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

We went to an adult party, nope that is not a term for a no no party, it is a party where children are not invited. It was so nice to sit and talk with adults. I really enjoyed it. almost felt like a person and not a mama. But I love being a mama, […]

Our Story, Part 7: Finally meeting some birthparents

Monday, June 21st, 2010

So the meeting was scheduled for a Monday at noon I believe, but before we could even get excited, we got a call that said they had to reschedule, they hadn’t changed there mind but the birthmom got a chance to go to Florida with her dad for a week, well I can’t fault the […]

Happy Fathers Day To: Todd, Woody, G.David, Shaunn, Zach, and many more

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

Years ago my brother and I got my dad a shirt for Fathers day it said: “Anyone can be a Father, but it takes someone special to be a Daddy”  I remember it was heather green with green trim and he wore it a lot. I liked that shirt, even more now that I know […]

I’m a little overwhelmed

Friday, April 16th, 2010

You know I’m a firstborn perfectionist, yep that’s me, I like to do things my way and it needs to be done right. Well my youngest is turning 1 in a week and a half and my house is not ready, not ready at all for 30 people, nope not one bit, well that’s a […]

Rob Bell, Ressurection

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Resurrection Rob Bell Click on it. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post