We had the children settled for the night, and I was getting ready for bed myself. I looked in the mirror quite self conscious about my complexion and actually had the conscious thought, “I hope Jason doesn’t notice.” And that’s when he walked into the room. “What happened to your face?” he asked aghast. I… [continue reading]
Velveeta Cheesy Skillets Singles #PersonalFeast #Shop #Cbias
*As a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community, I went in search for easy lunch microwaveable meals for my hungry man. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. I went to Walmart in search of some easy lunches for my… [continue reading]
Celebrating 16 years of marriage!
This last week we celebrated 16 years of marriage! Forgetting that it was our anniversary Jason had threatened to spend the day cleaning out the garage! Ha ha! We spent the day together…and with the fruit of our marriage–our five kids of course! Jason came home early from work with roses for me, and then… [continue reading]
Evangelism: Kids Sharing the Gospel
One thing my husband is passionate about is sharing the Gospel. He came across Ray Comfort’s sermon Hell’s Best Kept Secret about ten years ago, and we have been fans ever since. A while back when I made a deal with my husband that he had to read one of the books he has before… [continue reading]
Married to an engineer
So we have had some issues with the refrigerator on and off the last few weeks. Saturday night my husband went to get a drink, put his hand on the outside of the fridge and declared, “This thing’s hot. Something’s wrong with it.” I didn’t see my husband for the next hour but heard all… [continue reading]
Flowers for Daddy
My four-year-old Little Jason loves flowers, and he loves to bring me flowers. Almost daily he’ll go outside and find the best wild flower in the yard and come back inside and give it to me. The other day, however, he came in with a flower, walked right by me, and walked up to his… [continue reading]
Pay for parking or plug a meter?
Parking was an issue while we were in Omaha for the Teach Them Diligently Convention. With a high top conversion van we can hardly ever park in a covered lot since the van is too tall. When I registered, I was told that there was a parking lot in front of the CenturyLink Center where… [continue reading]
Funny Quotes about Daddy
My husband Jason is an engineer. When Jason arrived home from work, my daughter Joy asked him, “When do you build if you’re always wearing your fancy clothes?” I loved that, his “fancy clothes.” He explained that he doesn’t actually build, but designs the buildings. “Then why do you have a builder hat?” Most days… [continue reading]
How did my husband fare?
Jason didn’t really think much about me leaving for Peru until the night before, which is pretty much how he functions. At that point he decided he wasn’t too sure he wanted me to leave, but it was way too late then. I didn’t know if or when I’d be able to contact him while… [continue reading]
Winning isn’t everything
After one of Joy’s basketball games the other girls asked if they could play next season. Once they saw how much fun Joy has been having playing they want in on it too. Now, Joy is just naturally competitive. I don’t know how much talent she has for basketball specifically, but she is a go… [continue reading]