Category Archives: Holidays

    Most years for the Fourth, we’re usually traveling, in or around the water, and we’ve blown half our grocery money on fireworks.  If not, it just doesn’t seem right.  Well, this year, we stayed home.  Didn’t travel anywhere.  Didn’t go to the lake.  Didn’t buy any fireworks (I know, almost un-American).  But all was […]

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  Mother’s Day.  This has got to be my new favorite day.  I love it.  I just love waking up that day.  (Yes, that means there are days when I don’t love waking up.  Come on.  Don’t judge.  If you’re being honest, you feel it too ;)  It just helps me put everything, my mess, […]

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  The older I get, the more I love Easter.  I mean, what a reason to celebrate!!!  Christ arose!  Halelujah, Christ arose!!  A Love like none other.  Freedom in Christ.  Hope for our future.    So celebrate we did!  We packed a lot in, because that’s how we roll ;)  We started out the morning […]

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    “The Father gave the Son.      The Son gave the Spirit.    The Spirit gives us Life.    So we can give the gift of LOVE.     And the Gift goes on…” This was a song my mom and used to sing together when I was young.  It has stuck with me for a few reasons:  […]

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  • Sharon Rodin

    So much fun! Thanks for giving us a small peak at your Christmas. And, I love all the hearts Elsa was sporting! <3ReplyCancel

  • Jan Johnson

    So many sweet memories for you and for us! Thank you! We are all for your idea of simplifying Christmas and remembering the One whose birthday it is. Let’s work on it together! I think we have made some progress already! Thanks again! ReplyCancel

    • You’re sure welcome! I do love the simplicity of the special jammies and coloring book. They got more JOY out of those fun jammies…and I think we did too. Now, that said, I’m not sure you sewing four sets is necessarily “simplifying.” ;) ReplyCancel

  • Ann LaPatka

    Love the pictures. Jammies and Night caps are precious. Our grandkids, remembering their Christmas pjs are angling for GM matching jammies!! At their age! See, the joy does last!
    It looked like a beautiful time for all. Love you–AnnReplyCancel

    • Oh! Wouldn’t that be fun?!?! GM jammies! We’ll have to talk more about that ;) Thanks Ann. Love to you and Geo too <3ReplyCancel