• mid-stream

    that’s where most of my thoughts are lost these days. actually, it’s been that way most of my adult life, but motherhood has only made it worse. oh yeah, josh blogged about our adoption stuff again. it’s not too often he does so, so you should stop by and check it out. he decided to change the kids names from c1, c2, and r. now they are amelia, wilbur, and orville, respectively. i think i like that better, so i am going to change them on here too. hope you can follow. getting back to mid-stream, the kids and i went to a friend’s house yesterday to visit and play…

  • no news is good news

    not much to report today. we had a busy, good day. yeah, more poopy troubles, but hey, hopefully that will be over in a little while. that is until we start training r. another busy day lined up for tomorrow. i get to start a Bible study at church, living with passion and purpose. i am really looking forward to it. it’s part of today’s mom, a group for mom’s with infants and/or preschoolers. i know of a couple friends that will be there, and my sister will be there as well. i am sure it will spark much inspiration. i feel like i have lost some of my passion…

  • ahhh, the joys of parenting

    Lord, please tell me tomorrow will be a better day! not that today was horrible. we actually had a really nice morning. first our daughter, c1 had speech, and then we met some friends at the park to play and have lunch. (oh yeah, i just decided today that from now until we can share the kids names, our daughter will go by c1, our middle son c2, and the baby, r. someday it will be clear, but for now, that saves me from typing extra words.) then we went to the grocery store for a much needed potty break, and a few food odds and ends. once at home,…

  • "i will not be silent

    i will not be quiet anymore no, i will not be silent i will not be quiet anymore” —david crowder band i am back, and i am hoping it’s for good. every Sunday for the past few weeks, i have contemplated trying to blog every day. this always happens in church because that is the main place i am always reminded of who i am, why i am here. then monday hits, and the daily grind comes with it, and i lose sight of many things. but every day, God still speaks to me, still works in my life, and i feel like i need to share that more often.…