Tiny Moments

Is it possible to have a long week that flies by? That’s what this week has been like for me. Actually, the last 2-3 weeks have felt like this…very long, but we’re already in the middle of November. In between minor colds and asthma flare-ups with Ava and Samuel, and allergy testing for Samuel(I’m still […]

Little Explorers

Its been a while since we visited Wegerzyn. A children’s garden seems like the perfect place to hang out and explore when temps are in the 70’s. I may not always feel like answering the hundreds of questions they ask me all day, every single day, but I hope they keep this curiosity and love […]

Monday’s Adventure

Pretty sure I’ve found my new happy place. Englewood Metropark. This place is so beautiful and peaceful. A few weeks ago I said Hills and Dales was my new favorite, but I’m gonna have to take that back. Hills and Dales is really pretty and I love the log cabin looking shelters and swings, but […]

A Decade of our Life

I remember being a kid and thinking how cool a decade was. I’ve been married, pregnant and given birth three times, become a single mother, been through some of the most difficult times in my life, and experienced some of the best times. I went on an emotional roller coaster while writing this. 2005: I […]

Unfancy Mornings

This is how my mornings usually start: a cup of coffee with chocolate flavored creamer, at the computer desk, checking the weather, reading my devotionals, and sometimes catching up on a favorite show. It’s a small space but it’s mine most of the time. This last week involved coffee and a homemade bagel, egg, and […]