Monthly Archives: September 2011

A rose by any other name…..

Those of you who know me in real life know that my children are not actually named Dee, Sunshine, Curly Sue, Little Princess, Lil’ Adventurer and Curious George. Hopefully if I have any readers who don’t know me in real … Continue reading

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Lil’ Adventurer Bakes

Today Lil’ Adventurer told me he was making cookies. I foolishly asked him if he was serious. It should be obvious that any time any of my children announces their intention to bake, I should take it to mean that … Continue reading

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Bits and pieces from this week

Our three year old–we’ll call him Lil’ Adventurer– loves our great dane, Mischief. I suppose it has something to do with the fact that he was a toddler when we got her two years ago. They are play companions–he provides … Continue reading

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this one broke the mold

The Handy Man and I have eight children: the two I married when I married him and who I raised as my own, and the six we have had since then. I think we have a pretty good idea of … Continue reading

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Falling off the weight loss wagon: a confession

Confession time: I have fallen off the wagon, but I am getting back up! I realized last week that I had not been exercising like I had meant to….oh, I had good intentions, but life seemed to snap me like … Continue reading

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healing and Knowing God

A year ago I was in a rough place. I had begun a study that would eventually lead me to huge healing, but the pain I was to go through was great. On Labor Day last year I was one … Continue reading

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I am resolved….to have a good day!

We had a rough morning this morning. I went to bed too late last night and the delicious warmth of my comfy bed was so alluring (especially since we left the windows open last night and it was 57 degrees … Continue reading

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