Dressed and ready for the Fall Festival at church!
We have a scared princess, her fearless Tae Kwon Do protector, a cute little monster and a scary spider!
They had so much fun playing all the games and collecting candy. Little Jason took every game very seriously and tried . . . → Read More: In Character
The Pumpkin Patch that we love to go to in Flower Mound, TX has always been free until this year. They began charging a nominal $5 per parking. It is still, in my opinion, well worth the drive! My husband decided that he could do without the trip this year so being the die hard . . . → Read More: The Pumpkin Patch
We began our day at the Safari Park, where my little Birthday Boy was for some odd reason very timid and wouldn’t ride anything! For lunch my sister and I took the kids to Joe’s Crab Shack because we thought the kids would enjoy the playground. It was a perfect, slightly chilly Texas day! The . . . → Read More: My Little Boy is Three!
One of the places on our list to go with our blogging money was the Indoor Safari Park. Doesn’t that just sound fun? We have seen many advertisements for it and were excited to be able to go with our earnings from September. My sister had a day off, so we planned the day together . . . → Read More: Safari Park in Southlake
Potato soup has become one of our comfort foods especially during the Fall and Winter Months. I had been waiting until the weather cooled down before making it. The kids were so excited! Potato soup is one of those foods that I’ve made so often I just dump in the ingredients I have on hand. . . . → Read More: Potato Soup
Vicki, from Uplifting Teaching who shared her Mannequin storywith is last week is sharing one of her embarrassing moments with us today! Vicki is a professor of special education at a Christian University. She loves the Lord, her husband, and her family.
Life’s Embarrassing Moments
One year I had a second grade student . . . → Read More: Embarrassing Moments
Every pregnancy is different, they say, and every once in a while “they” get something right! I am expecting our fifth child in about six weeks. This is the first pregnancy during which I’ve had trouble sleeping. Oh, I have heard other people complain about problems with sleep during pregnancy, but have never struggled with . . . → Read More: How to Sleep When Pregnant
A recent incident reminded me of Jason’s and my dating days. We each had an evening class at the University of Nebraska on the same night of the week, at the same time, in the same building, and just one door down from each other. Jason lived in an apartment near the school, so he . . . → Read More: Jason
Through the admonition of the teachers in our church and other speakers my husband has listened to, he began the tradition of a family worship time each evening before bed time. I always thought it was a great idea, but sometimes have had mixed feelings about some of the whining and negative attitudes from the . . . → Read More: Family Worship Time
My daughter Joy purchased two balloon shape making kits with her AWANA bucks on store night. The first one she opened didn’t work. The little pump didn’t inflate the balloons. No problem, I reminded her that she bought two. I handed it to her as I prayed that the second one would work and it . . . → Read More: Put this on your blog Mom!