Category Archives: Stories

My Trip to the Big City

I’m mostly a homebody.  In fact, at this time I haven’t left my house in my vehicle since Monday.  It’s been nice. 🙂 But on this particular day, I had no choice.  I needed to get some paperwork from the … Continue reading

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My First Time Skiing

It happened like this: (That’s code for this is a true story) When I was a teenager my church’s teen group went skiing.  I had never been skiing before so I figured, hey, why not?  *That was my first mistake*. … Continue reading

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Lent 2015

I noticed a friend was doing 40 bags in 40 days. HP also decided to do his own Lent thing. It got me to thinking about what I should ‘give up’ for Lent. I thought Facebook, but wasn’t so sure … Continue reading

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Love People, Not Things

I’m not really sure what I want to say here.  I started this post a few days ago and saved it as a draft, yet it did not save.  So I am starting over. Once upon a time HPs M … Continue reading

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The Story

Recently I started telling BP THE story.  If I try to tell her a different one she says: No, sin story.  Here is what I typically tell her. Once upon a time there was: Nothing.  Except God.  Because He always … Continue reading

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Quotable and Unquotable Quotes

BP’s speech has bloomed and blossomed over the last few months.  Here are just a few of the ‘quotes’ I’d like to remember. WP: BP, please put your coat on – it’s cold out.  BP runs to look out the … Continue reading

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Just Pretending

If my child can pretend princesses, Strawberry Shortcake, and Aba Damma (whoever that is) are coming with us to the store – why can’t she pretend the door is open for them to go through or that they all got … Continue reading

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I don’t use twitter, and I probably never will.  IF (and that’s a big IF), I ever used twitter I am guessing I would frequently use the following #notanurse.  Today was the perfect example of why. A little background for … Continue reading

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Always an Adventure

As a parent, some days are an adventure, and other days are more of an adventure than usual. No days are boring. Today BP and I went to the store and a package of pull-ups caught BP’s attention. I explained … Continue reading

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Feed the Birds…

Today I finally was able to bring BP to feed the birds.  I had a stack of bread heals saved up, the weather was perfect, and everyone was changed, dressed, and fed in a timely manner. I packed up BP … Continue reading

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