Category Archives: MY PEOPLE

Getting lost in the corn

We kind of dropped the ball on all of the fall activities this year.  When I write drop the ball, that translates to:View full post »

Our country Halloween

Living in the country means we need to travel to another neighborhood if we want to trick-or-treat.  We justView full post »

Rocket ships and picnics

We made our way to DC over the weekend to visit one of our favorites – the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. View full post »

Double digits x2

This guy.  He officially joins his sister in the double digits club today.  That reality hardly seems true because IView full post »

Summer’s End

What started as an extremely last-minute beach invitation in 2013 has transformed into one of our family’s mostView full post »

The easy yes

She asked if she could join me in painting as I worked on a chalk paint project on the front porch.  I embarrassinglyView full post »

Solar Eclipsing 2017

The Solar Eclipse was SO COOL!  I’m so glad we were able to snag some glasses so we could all experience theView full post »

Putt-putting

We had the chance to do some mini-golfing with my mom last week, and I think the kids had so much fun!  This was one ofView full post »

Army men and pajamas

It can be so easy for me to take for granted the sweet, simple moments of daily living.  Just trying to keep up withView full post »

Independence

Happy birthday, America.  So thankful for the land of the free, and the home of the brave.  And for all of the peopleView full post »

My preteen

This girl.  She’s the one who first made my dream of being a mama come true.  She came into the world with ease,View full post »

Weekends are for airshows and friends

The weekend was filled with beach time, pool swimming, sunbathing, book reading, delicious food eating, game playing,View full post »

Gone fishin again

This was the third year (here’s 2015 and 2016) the older boys have gone fishing with the Brotherhood of theView full post »

Life moves pretty fast

Within a span of less than two weeks, this precious girl celebrates two big days.  Her seventh birthday and her sixView full post »

It’s Children’s Day!

Értóng Jié Kuàilè! Happy Children’s Day! On June 1, the Chinese celebrate Children’s Day. Internationally,View full post »