Month: April 2014

Our Version of Easter

I tried. I really did. I envy those of you wonderful peeps who could grab the perfect moment and post it for all to see. I certainly didn’t have the patience. Sometimes it’s more fun to snap pics of the crazy times (or at…

There is NO Quit

Lizzie stood there, with tears running down her face, arms lifted up for me to grab her. I told her to go back to her class. My heart was breaking. We have started a new gymnastics class and Lizzie isn’t adjusting well, not well…

The Hidden Waterfall

It’s gross out today. Rain, storms, lightening, thunder, flash floods. You get the idea. But there’ a hidden waterfall somewhere. Let me explain. I started loading up my car this morning with all the stuff that is required on a Monday: daycare bag with…

Our Saturdays

As a working parent, Saturdays are special. They are the only day of the week where I control the schedule. Monday through Friday it’s controlled by work and school. Sunday is given to God. Saturdays are meant to be used “on purpose”. Here’s how…

Different yet Similar

Lizzie (the little sister) loves to be just like Bug. Bug likes fashion. Lizzie likes dolls. Bug likes fun. Lizzie likes things in order. Bug likes things done BIG. Lizzie likes order. Bug creates silly. Lizzie creates silly. Bug loves Lizzie. Lizzie loves Bug.

The Trouble with a Giving Heart

You are always expected to give. Even from your sister upon her finishing her icecream and you have more, it’s expected that you will share. I guess that’s no so bad when you think about it.

Can you stay little forever?

Dear Lizzie, You are the baby of the family. You still like to be rocked and enjoy being held. You want band aids and kisses for boo boos. Can you stay little forever? I hope I always remember how much you love to dress…