Twin life

I am struggling with the twins. They are sick to death of sharing everything. I know it must be hard. They tend to be our most laid back of the crew. I have bragged for years that they are the easiest, that I would have a dozen just like them.  Today, I am taking it… Continue reading Twin life

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This world owes me nothing.  I am not entitled to anything.  I don’t deserve anything.  God gives me His grace and mercy every single day!  Regardless of whether I deserve it or not. In todays world of instant gratification and self-entitlement, I am not going to lie, I get a bit frustrated.  Even with my… Continue reading Untitled

The greatest gift

Yesterday my sister, niece, Avery and her BFF headed north to spend the day shopping at the outlet malls.  We did some good progress on Christmas wish lists.  We have been doing this shopping expedition off and on for years.  The 2 of us love a good day of retail therapy.  Our other sister would… Continue reading The greatest gift

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Football and sports are a part of our family!  Today we got to attend Kennesaw State University’s final regular season game, where we came out Big South Champions!  What a fun time and history was made!  This football team is only 3 years old, though the college, now university, has been around much longer.  Matt… Continue reading Untitled

Family galore!

A week off!  No alarms for school, no after school activities!!  Thanksgiving week is upon us.  My crew is looking forward to some down time, family time, making memories, and decorating and some shopping for Christmas! I love the holidays!  I love the time we spend with family and the laughter we share. I come… Continue reading Family galore!

Thankful for Mondays….WHAT!!! (umm and Tuesdays!)

Seriously, who says that!!! Did I really just say that I am thankful for Mondays…I did!!!! We have a full and busy home.  There are always people coming and going. Places to be, things to do, activities to attend, children to taxi, and so on and so on. Mondays come and as soon as everyone… Continue reading Thankful for Mondays….WHAT!!! (umm and Tuesdays!)

Thankful for sacrifice

Today I am thankful to live in an country where men and women serve and protect us.  This is Veterans Day.  A day where we should take time to be thankful for those that lay down their lives for us, so that we may have freedom. These people leave their own families and loved ones… Continue reading Thankful for sacrifice

Thankful for the gift of life

Birth is a beautiful thing.  I had the honor of carrying 5 babies, and delivering 3.  Avery being the first.  She as a big and beautiful baby, who came into this world on her own terms with a very dramatic flair to her delivery!  She is still all of these things!  She was everything I… Continue reading Thankful for the gift of life

Thankful for no words

I have no words for today.  I am beyond proud of the dances that performed on stage tonight.  I am so grateful for the opportunity to teach in a christian environment that encourages the performing arts.  I am thankful for neighbors who help drive my child to dance when we cannot be home to do… Continue reading Thankful for no words

Thankful for seasons

Seasons of weather and seasons of life are beautiful to me.  I love to see the transitions of the 4 seasons.  The dead of winter, sometimes covered in snow that makes the earth beautiful and surreal.  Always followed by the beauty and rebirth of spring with new growth and life.  The wonder of summer and… Continue reading Thankful for seasons