The other day I was posting one of Jacey’s ridiculous quotes and I ended up scrolling down her page on Circle of Mom’s just reading things she had said, some funny, some heart melting, and some just outrageous. It hit me as I read further and further that I hadn’t been posting her quotes as… Continue reading Fancy words, Missing Out, and a Horrible Life
Let me be clear. I. AM NOT. LOOKING. FOR A MAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am on a path of my own God-inspired bliss. IF while on that path I should come across a man who is ALREADY on that same path then he just might be the one. And IF while on that path I should come… Continue reading Don’t mess with the bliss unless you come CORRECT.
So in a snowstorm, here’s what you get on day 2 of no school… Jacey has resorted to music. Her instrument of choice being her belly button, of course. Miss J has conjured up a bit of a Bieber situation on the dining room table. Scandalous! And KT broke a 12 year record by… painting… Continue reading snOMG
First of all, look. at. my CHILD please!! O my worrrrrd what a moment. We will forever remember the first time she finally beheld the ocean… in 2010. A picture is definitely worth a thousand words and that one speaks the world to my grateful heart. God is good. That was our big dream trip,… Continue reading 2010FTW!!!!
**VIDEO** Speaking of whipping her hair back and forth… this was a video Keliann and Jacey made a while back… Seriously – Jace is a PRO. 🙂
VIDEO of my wild woman from this morning! Get it girl. 🙂
Jacey’s bedtime prayer tonight… *Miss J is just the web-friendly name we use for privacy protection – That’s my foster daughter – Jacey’s foster sister. “Dear God, Thank you for helping me read a book today. A whole book. That’s 11 chapters. And thank you for the legos me and (Miss J) made. And Happy… Continue reading Why we get Christmas presents…
This is hard. REALLY hard. Adding 10+ hours of _READING_ to my life each week is hard. Understanding APA is hard. Racing straight from work to class, not seeing my girls on Monday nights, and getting home after everyone has gone to bed… that’s hard. This is also beautiful. So Beautiful. Every class is fascinating. … Continue reading Grad School ain’t for PUNKS!
One of the toughest things about parenting for me is getting my little ladies to do what I ask them to do without wearing my throat out repeating myself a zillion times until it gets done. Oh – and then coming up with creative rewards and consequences for the results that don’t involve either spanking… Continue reading A long hard day… melted in a moment.