Monthly Archives March 2013

Busted

“…And whose idea was it to cross the street without a grown-up, Bob?” “It was Dylan’s.” “Really?” “I don’t really remember whose idea it was.” “I think you probably do remember, Bob.” “Yeah, it was actually my idea.” “I was afraid of that. Do you know how serious this situation is?” “I think I probably…
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Reusing Pasta Boxes

… to hold birdseed! I’ve had these old pasta boxes around, and I wasn’t sure what we were going to do with them. I had one on the kitchen counter from making baked ziti, and boy was I glad it was there when our bag of birdseed broke! I was able to salvage most of…
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And On The Seventh Day, God Said, "Let There Be Sweet Rolls!"

My small ones have been ridiculously sick for the past two weeks.  Kellan has missed 4 days of school which when you are in kindergarten, is like missing a whole month.  I made him recite the alphabet for me just to make sure he hasn’t backslid during his convalescence 😉 Anyway, being trapped indoors is…
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Just No

“Mom is that rock and roll on the radio?” “Yes, it is.” “What band is it?” “The band is called The Who.” “What?” “The Who.” “Who?” “I’m not going to do this.”
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Finding Jewelry {just like her mommy}

I couldn’t figure out what she was doing, but she was having a ton of fun tossing everything on the floor while I was feeding Mini.  (I saw her inside and knew that she was OK to explore since she only weighs 26 pounds.)
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Steps back into life

January 21, 2013 ~ Steps Back into Life Share about your first steps back into life. What helped you survive in the world outside as you took those first tender steps? Are there still tender areas for you today, living in a world that doesn’t embrace or understand the loss of a baby/child? How do…
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Moving…Moving….Moving…..Eventually

Todd and I want to move. We want a place that is just ours. We can start fresh! We need this. And also, we need a bedroom with a door. The kids share the upstairs with us, but it’s an old attic with a small room with a door to the kids’ room. We had…
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Easy Italian Rice – Love Every Minute!

As a busy mom of three, I am always on the lookout for quick and easy lunch ideas that I can eat while the kids are napping. I typically don’t have a lot of time to prepare something, so fast is key. But just because I need something fast, doesn’t mean that I want to…
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Meet Faith Ashlynn

If you’ve ever wondered, you can pack two adults and stuff for a baby in about 1.5 hours, book a flight and jump on a plane. Last Sunday, March 3, at about  3:30pm we got a call that A* may be going into labor.  We called the airline and found out that the last flight…
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