I saw the sun rise in Nebraska today. It looked like a sunny side up egg. It looked like how I would imagine the sun would look in China. It was pink-orange. It was surrounded by Nebraska fields. The fields made of black dirt that can grow anything. The magical Midwest dirt that can do… Continue reading “Sun”ny side up sun
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
Here I am, tired and not wanting to write. But here we go! Today I saw the sweetest old lady at Aldi (best store, amiright?). There was quite the long line and people were annoyed and she just stood there smiling. She had a cute little pixie gray haircut and looked totally relaxed. I thought,… Continue reading Killing Time
Today is Wednesday but in true “Write it out” fashion, I’m writing about what I want to write about. And that is 5K4RJ. My brother in law, Jordan created this 5K in honor of his brother, Ryan, who passed away from at stroke at age 30. He started it last year and it has grown… Continue reading 5K4RJ
Man, I’m tired. How many times have I started writing with that statement? Too many, I’m sure. Oh well, I am writing anyway and just had hot chocolate in May, so life can’t be too bad, right? Last year, I bought some perennials seeds and planted them in little pots. I wanted to see if… Continue reading Purple Daisies
Other Spiritual Sundays In our church, the 12 year and older kids get the chance to speak to the congregation. Our daughter turned 12 recently and was asked to speak about missionary work. Her first response was to bawl because she was so nervous about getting up in front of people. She has been working… Continue reading Spiritual Sunday: Hailey’s talk