When is an Update not an Update?

When you have nothing to tell… Today I was folding 12 loads of laundry at the laundromat — a task that left a lot of time for thinking, especially since the two TVs were playing dueling soap operas. Turning to the load of hot-from-the-dryer darks, I picked up one of my husband’s work shirts. “He…

This weekend…

I talked to my husband without any interruption from our children. I slept in till nine on a Saturday morning. I ate coconut pecan french toast. I browsed a used book store. I only had one child. I sat up talking with adults. I got a full night’s, uninterrupted sleep. I ate onion rings at…

The Life & Times of a Sleep-Deprived Mom

I want to write a post, but my brain is so scattered. All week I’ve misplaced what day it is. I swear today is the second Friday we’ve had, because yesterday was definitely Friday. Nothing has happened in the right order and not much went according to plan. Early Monday morning I woke up and…

Giveaway Winner & my Friday Favs!

Here we are once again…it’s Friday! I’m super excited because we’re going to the mountains today! Josh was asked to attend Life Pacific‘s Fall Retreat this year and the thought of being home alone with all four kids for two whole days had me terrified. Luckily, our friend, who also works at the college, pulled…