Be Still, God does not give us a challenge and then says, “Okay, good luck, see you on the other side.” He is with us every step of the way. He asks us to be still and know that he is God. “The original Hebrew root of Be Still doesn’t mean “be quiet”; it means… Continue reading Be still
I love those moments as a mom when you finally get a few seconds da to yourself in the shower. They are so peaceful! It doesn't matter what is going on in the rest of your house because you can enjoy the peace. Until your 6 year old comes in and says that your 4… Continue reading Powder, powder everywhere.
So, this sketch surprised me. It's really about my step-mom. She passed away unexpectedly when I was about 20 years old. The story I had an interesting relationship with my step-mom. Without going into a lot of detail, I hadn't talked or seen her or my dad for at least 5 years. It was a… Continue reading The Hands That Hold
Yeah, this totally just happened. It is one of those moments when your glad you didn't make time to take a shower yet because you would be doing it again. Sometimes your just grateful for one shower, but to have to take two? I don't have time for that! Ever had a reflux baby? If… Continue reading Just Keep Your Mouth Closed!
Wow! It was a long eventful night last night! Really it was just a lot of work. My sweet hubby came home early so I could go to the temple, but (despite that online it said it was open) it was closed. I had a nice quiet drive though. When I got back there was… Continue reading Irish twins are tough!
So, I am totally doing something crazy! I am starting an Etsy shop. It's going to have some fabulous paintings on it and prints. This is way out of my comfort zone but I am super excited. I just finished one painting and I love it! It's the first one I have done and finished… Continue reading Doing Something Crazy
I am feeling a little nostalgic this morning. My hubby and some friends got my piano moved out of our bedroom into the living room. I think this is the first time in 13 years of marriage we have only bedroom furniture in our bedroom! Pretty epic for us! Anyway, I think it's because I… Continue reading Mama moment nailed!
Yup, he did it! I swear we just covered this! Well, maybe it was about a year ago. Check it out Don't Lick the Window. Apparently I was a little too specific. We were all over at my friends house yesterday. I was trying to get back home and had lost my keys (which I… Continue reading Don’t lick the car!
Why is it that toddlers love having their clothes off? It's like they are a heavy burden that they have to carry around. Then you start potty training and your lucky they will wear anything. My youngest is a very obstinate three year old. Ever since he got sick and could remember it he realized… Continue reading Clothes are not optional
I have just been thinking a lot lately about my kiddos. Life can be super hard! I feel like I am in that mommy is super irritable phase and I'll admit there's yelling. There is also some nagging and complaining and frustration going around at our home. Hey, we all have our moments right?! When… Continue reading Remember the little moments