Archive for May, 2013

Catch A Falling Star~Beth K. Vogt~Book Review

Friday, May 31st, 2013

About the Book: What does a girl do when life doesn’t go according to her plan?At 36, Kendall Haynes has seen some of her dreams come true. She’s a family physician helping kids with severe allergies and asthma achieve more fulfilling lives—a childhood struggle she knows all too well. But the feeling of being “the […]

Single Parenting

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Photo credit: hotblack from I mentioned this in the past, but I wanted to say this again and maybe express it a little more clearly. While Lee was “gone”, I’d often hear people say, “Oh I’m single parenting this weekend.” Or, “I’m just like a single parent because my husband works late.” Or whatever….. […]

Pin It

Works Of God~Share A Blessing

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Our weather has (mostly) been pleasant. Lee and James had a fun short trip and Lee was actually able to be home for the holiday yesterday. We spent the afternoon at my brother’s house with my family. We’ve been so blessed with wonderful baby gifts at 2 showers recently. It’s so fun to see all […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, May 24th, 2013

10 ways to use old shutters We are gardening in straw bales this year. Here’s a how to–I’ll let you know if it works out! A recording from 1885 of Alexander Graham Bell  

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

I saw this writing prompt on a blog while reading my blog feed this morning and decided to give it a try. If you use it, leave a comment with a link please so I can read yours! Yesterday~James worked on school work. I did some cooking for the freezer. We went to the Y […]

Baby Shower

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Two friends hosted a shower for us last weekend. It was a very lovely time and we were so blessed with friends and family taking time out of their day to celebrate with us. Baby boy received a lot of very nice things. I’m going to have to change his clothes 10 times a day […]

Catch Up Chat

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

We’ve been busy around here. Lee was home for a week last week which we always love. He and James worked on lots of projects in the back yard. They didn’t all get finished but he made some good progress. James is still working on finishing up school work. It seems we have NO motivation […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, May 17th, 2013

  Homemade tater tots recipe–this one looks easier than other recipes I’ve seen. Strawberry Cream Crunch–mmmm this looks good Homemade Cat Treats–James needs to try these   Ok pretty much every thing I looked at this week was about birth……so if you found something good let me know!

Out To Eat

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

I have a dear friend that I rarely connect with even though we live in the same town. She has a large family of adult children and older teen grandchildren she’s busy with. Her husband works with orphanages in Asia. She works. She’s busy! I call her one of my Titus 2 friends. She’s such […]

What I’ve Been Up To

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

1. Knitting for baby 2. Reading…..quite a bit–not as much as the beginning of the year. Check out the books I’ve read in 2013. 3. Trying to keep the house fairly clean. 4. Dr. appointments–they are pretty often now. 5. Resting–I have some energy til about lunch time and then I’m exhausted ALL afternoon and […]