“What do I say?” It’s always our first thought when contacting a friend who has experienced a loss isn’t it? After experiencing the loss of three babies my first at 12 weeks via D&C , second at 11 weeks via miscarriage, and then another baby in heaven after carrying 12 weeks. I wanted to share… [continue reading]
Pool Ready for Summer!
This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. School is almost out. The weather is getting warmer, and we can’t wait to spend hours and hours in the pool. Let’s get pool ready for summer! I never thought I’d own a house with a pool. It is a dream come true! After… [continue reading]
Crazy Restaurant Stories
We’ve all got them right? Those crazy restaurant stories! At least I’d like to think I’m not alone in this, but it’s so much more fun to laugh over them than fret. Right? Come on over and laugh with us! Eating out with boys! After a wonderful day at Busch Gardens, we began our journey… [continue reading]
Our Traditional Easter Menu
Growing up, my family’s tradition for Easter was to get up before the rooster crowed and head to church with all of our best potluck brunch items kept warm in crock pots. We would have a sunrise service, literally in the dark as the sun arose. Then we enjoyed a huge brunch with our church… [continue reading]
The WORST Hotel Experience EVER!
The story I’m going to tell you, well, I really can’t believe it happened. It was the worst hotel experience ever. The day began wonderfully, as we toured Beaumont, Texas. We spent as much time as we could in the city leaving just enough travel time to get to Pensacola, Florida that night. Do you… [continue reading]
Happy 7th Birthday, Bobby!
Bobby is seven years old! He’s the only one of my kids that was born after I started Laugh With Us Blog, and it’s amazing to see his whole story on the blog. I bet you’re right there with me, and can’t believe he’s seven either, right? 🙂 Our birthdays are usually pretty low key…. [continue reading]
Remember to laugh! The busier and more stressed we are it’s even more important to find the daily humor in life’s circumstances. I don’t post them as often as I would like these days, but trust me, I’m still laughing. Can you relate to any of these “Esther” moments? Shoe problems anyone? Of all the… [continue reading]
Spring is my favorite time of the year to road trip Texas! By now I’m sure you’ve already guessed why…BLUEBONNETS! I love all the wildflowers and trees blooming, but the bluebonnets are my favorite. I gaze out the window ooing and ahing, and all the kids get involved in helping us spot them, so we… [continue reading]
When Mom gets good and mad…
The phone rang early last week. Seeing my husband was on the other end, I picked up. His employer wanted to send him to Sweetwater, Texas to look at some buildings, and he wanted to know what I thought. Why I’d love to visit Sweetwater!! You know how much I love to travel! A couple… [continue reading]
How do I love thee?
I have made it an annual practice to sit down and write out a list of things I love about my husband. I think February is the perfect time of year! This list is not exhaustive or in any particular order! 1. He lets me share stories about him! And I do always share with,… [continue reading]