As I took out and folded my oldest sons laundry out of the dryer, I thought I was being nice and helping him out. Then I realized maybe it was for me. He had been washing his own laundry for awhile now but just this year he had started doing it completely. He had started washing, drying, folding,hanging and my favorite, putting it away! When did that start? When was the […]

So last summer, like many families, we attended the county fair. My highly active boys have already made some friends and are begging me to let them participate in the “animal scramble.” After all ALL of their friends are doing it! I ask around and find out it is a race where they get a prize if they catch an animal. Why not? Let them wear themselves out! Well come […]

So I wake up completely relaxed, stretch, I have the baby on one side & the husband on the other. So warm and cozy! I’m glad I woke up before my alarm 🙂 I grab my robe and phone look at the time and… It’s 7:52! Yikes!!!! The boys are already up, but are watching cartoons which is something they know we don’t do before school. I waste 1 full […]

Today I’m reminded of  “The Love Verse” from 1st Corinthians 13. Specifically verse 7: “It ALWAYS protects, ALWAYS trust, ALWAYS hopes, ALWAYS perseveres!” The picture above whispers to me that our boys love each other in a Godly way. Our sibling are often our first friends and I believe, if done right, they are also our best friends. My boys don’t always get along but they are inseparable! At 8 […]