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  • A Classic Moment

    By on February 5, 2021

    Warning: This post contains some very large spoilers to the plot of Lord of the Rings. If you have somehow missed this phenomenon and would like to experience it spoiler-free I ask that you not read this post.

    The Lord of the Rings Trilogy is by far my favorite…

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  • And I will walk 500 miles (and I will walk 500 more)

    By on January 9, 2021

    I recently wrote about how audio books saved our year last year, but the other big thing that saved my sanity was the walks we took. You guys, we walked so so so many miles. Not all at once, mind you, in fact- we usually walked exactly one mile….

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  • Read Aloud Survival

    By on January 9, 2021

    I do not know what my kids will remember the Spring of 2020. But there are two things I will probably always remember. Oh, other than the mass hysteria we all experienced trying to find Toilet Paper or the time I went to three stores and couldn’t find…

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  • A White Christmas… in January

    By on January 4, 2021

    This is Tabitha in July, watching White Christmas during surgery recovery. Proof that her love knows no bounds.

    When I asked Tabitha what kind of Birthday she wanted this year, she did not hesitate a second: “A White Christmas Party.” Never mind that this is not a valid…

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  • The summer of 2018

    By on September 19, 2018

    UMMMM!!! Its almost middle/end of September! I’m half-way decorated for fall ( I love fall so much that its a two-tiered process of decorating, thankyouverymuch)! And I have YET to do my normal summer round up….I guess its ok, because I did cover the summer a few times WHILE…

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  • The Dog Days

    By on August 11, 2017

    Well, it’s that time again. Time for me to start cursing the week long stretches of 100 degree weather and start longingly looking at the autumn decorations that have taken up residence in my local Target. They are really just taunting me because I know full well that the…

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  • Ransom gets baptized

    By on June 15, 2017

    I was preparing for church the other night and Ransom came up to me and said that he was starting to feel bad about not being baptized. I asked him why and he said that every time he saw a baptism it made him feel worse that he himself…

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