A Hope Deferred: Ungrind

At 38 weeks and 6 days I felt anxious to see my baby. Although most women don't feel overdue until after their 40th week, this was my fourth child and in the three previous pregnancies the baby had come at 38 weeks. I had never made it to my due date in the past. So … Continue reading A Hope Deferred: Ungrind


At random

I'm having trouble concentrating today. There's random jumbling around my head. So forgive the unpolished words and crazy flow...this is me without my makeup on: I'm excited because I was asked to be a regular blogger for the Fresh Brew blog at Ungrind.org! When I first started out writing, the editor there, Ashleigh, was the … Continue reading At random

My Good Opinion

"My good opinion once lost, is lost forever." So says Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy to Miss Elizabeth Bennet in Jane Austen's beloved novel, Pride & Prejudice. It has been a staple of my library since I was 16-years-old. I read it three to four times a year and not always from the beginning. Like an old … Continue reading My Good Opinion

Fearful Bragging

So, ever since I posted the last post about Josh's music, I've been feeling a tad bit guilty. Not because I was bragging about him, but because I'm being kind of hypocritical. I'm always getting on Josh's case for not letting people know about the newest song he's written or opportunity he's had. I couldn't … Continue reading Fearful Bragging