Category Archives: Featured Image



These came on Friday. Friday, we were all recovering. We were smiling because J’s surgery went well and he was home and resting, but I don’t think either of us had realized how stressed we […]

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The Perfect Planner for My Crazy Life

Yesterday, my older son had a doctor’s appointment in the middle of the day. I scheduled it ages ago and I’m not sure what I was thinking – middle of the day appointments of any […]

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Snow Day in Upstate New York

It snowed last night. Normally, here in upstate NY, that wouldn’t be a big deal. But this has been a unusual winter. I’m not a big fan of winter most of the time. I’m from […]

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When Life Gets Stressful

Take Pictures Two weeks from today, my younger son goes in for surgery. Next week, he goes for the pre-check-up. As much as I want to ignore it, to wrap a towel around my head […]

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Sweet Dreams Are Made of This

There are moments that change your life. Standing in church, surrounded by family and friends, saying, “I will” while staring into the eyes of the man you’re willing to give up everything you know to […]

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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

Waiting for the Photographer aka Mom “Hurry up, Mom!”

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Love I’m going to share a story with you that I don’t often share. 🙂 It starts outside of a church. We’re visiting for the last time, and the boys are playing together, while Ken […]

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A holy silence. Listen!

Do you pick a word at the beginning of the new year, to serve as a theme for the year? I say pick, but that’s really the wrong term. Each year that I’ve done it, […]

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Boys and Wildflowers

A household of boys is noisy. Even when it’s only 2 boys, the rafters are usually ringing from shouting, singing, laughter, and just all-around general noise. Most of the time I love it! I love […]

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