I have still been writing faithfully everyday, so no fear out there all you readers (wink, wink, hey, mom). I’ve been writing more quick snippets on Instagram as summer doesn’t lend tons of time to lots of laptop writing. But that’s ok. I love spending it with my kids. I woke up at 5:15 AM… Continue reading Wrestling with God
I love you “other mother Monday’s” but wow, summer. Any of you other moms out there think: This is the summer! well have a plan and keep it! will spend all the quality and quantity time! we’ll make homemade ice cream and snuggle and catch frogs. Our first summer day has been great. Better than… Continue reading Lazy days?
Other Five Minute Fridays I’ll admit when I saw “future” as today’s word, I was like, “I have written about this a million times.” Which I have. But today when I was going through my soon to be middle schoolers back pack and surrounded by all my kid’s school projects and pictures, I got a… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Future
Other Mother Mondays I have been on a slight break from my Other Mother Mondays because we were out of town. Besides that I have been tired and it’s hard to do wonderful ladies justice when you’re tired. But it’s happening tonight! Tonight’s Mother is my mother in law, Candy. I have a mother. Her… Continue reading Other Mothers Monday: Candy
Other Five Minute Fridays One of my favorite parts of this whole writing every day thing has been writing about moms. Every Monday, I write about different moms in my life. I love seeing how different they are from each other but I still love them all! And I love them for different reasons. Sometimes… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Mom
I have traveled with my family on a 50 hour road trip to the East Coast. We have driven from Iowa to Utah without staying at a hotel (20 hours). I have traveled from Las Vegas to Iowa with four kids, without a husband (24 hours!) with two hotel stays. What I’m saying is I… Continue reading How to Enjoy Road Tripping with your Kids
Obviously, I’m skipping Other Mothers Monday this week. My daughter Brooke came into the house the other day with a splinter in her hand. It was wedged in there pretty tightly. We told her to go take a bath and it would loosen and fall out. It didn’t work and she refused to let us… Continue reading Splinter