Pinewood Derby – a Happy Ending

Yesterday, my little Wolf had his Pinewood Derby race.  (Like the pink Wii remote?  That right there tells a lot about him!) He worked on his car with his Dad. His is the one with the nickles on it.  Dad figured out the attachment with the Velcro that we got at CVS on our way Read the full article…

Roger Federer

He is handsome, isn’t he? Oh…la…la!!!!!!!!!!! This blog is going to be everything positive about family.  Strengthening the family unit is what is important to me.  In my opinion, it is whats going to save this world. So, what does a handsome tennis player have to do with family – you might ask. Glad you Read the full article…

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow! Or Not

Good morning friends!  What a beautiful day! I laid in the bed thinking that we had homeschool co-op classes for Hadyn today.  Oh joy!  Ava, Grayson and I get to sit in the car – in the freezing cold – for 4 hours while Hadyn attends band and classes. So, I got up, looked out Read the full article…

I am So Happy to be up at 3 AM

The baby kicked me in the head at 3 this morning.  He was hungry.  I was so thankful he did that.  There are so many wonderful things you can see and do at 3 in the morning that you cannot see and do during the day. So, for me – this week – Happiness is Read the full article…

Oh So Squishable Green

One thing I do not like about living in the DC area, is that everybody is in such a hurry.  It’s like – really? Nobody has any time anymore.  When I am at a red light, people are beeping at me if the light has been green more than a nano-second.  It’s like, yes, it Read the full article…

When I am Baptized

I have a lot of hopes and dreams for my kids.  A lot.  I just want the very best for them – whatever that is.  I don’t want them to suffer through life.  I want them to soar through at great heights – at heights that are not even imaginable to me. Right now – Read the full article…

Cheaper by the Ton

I walked into an urgent care clinic one day because one of my kids got sick.  So, the doctor walks in and comments – WOW, you have a ton of kids. Really? A ton? I walked into another doctors office.  She was like – wow – is this all of them or do you have Read the full article…

I’m Just a Mom

So, I am looking for a new design for my blog.  I want to be a successful blogger  – so I must conform, right?  I want comments and such – just like any blogger would- so I suppose my blog “must” fit in. So, steps one and two in the process are – one – Read the full article…

Up With Baby

Being up in the middle of the night with a sick and teething baby is not so bad when there is something to watch on TV.  I just The Oh yeah!  Love seeing Hewitt give Tipsy a run for his money!  I am so glad Hewitt, the counter puncher, beat all those power hitters last Read the full article…

Nooooo – Not The Primary

I’m going to start out this post by saying – I know that Heavenly Father loves us very much – and knows each one of us personally.  I also do know that challenges are put in our path, because they make us grow in ways which are necessary for eternal growth. However, I don’t want Read the full article…