Last year, I was past my due date with Kaylee when Mother's Day happened. I didn't really feel like a mother, but I didn't not feel like a mother either. It was a weird feeling. This year there is no question about it, I am a mother. I had told someone that it was much… Continue reading My First Real Mother’s Day
Ever have one of those posts that you write, and then delete, and then rewrite, and then delete again...and then talk about something COMPLETELY different and post that instead? Yeah, that's this post. I haven't posted recently, mainly because I have wanted to sit back and ponder what I am really doing with this blog...actually… Continue reading Reflections
I did not get a chance to write my weekly Oil Update/Recipe/Fun Fact because I got to be a temporary full-time worker again at the Western Home, doing what I used to do before Kaylee blessed us with her appearance. I have to admit, I LOVED being back. I loved seeing the faces of everyone… Continue reading I’m Glad I’m Home
Yesterday I pondered something as I was eating breakfast with my little baby girl...I don't normally make time to sit and eat a good breakfast at the table. When it's just me, I just grab and go...and it wasn't very consistently either. Even lunches weren't that consistent if I wasn't obligated to take a lunch break while… Continue reading Unintentional Accountability
It's happened again, that time when you have to reteach your brain and your hand to write a new year at the end of every check you write. Where has the time gone? All week, Harold and I were wanting to have a bum-around-pajama day. Well, today, we got it. We did nothing but play… Continue reading Happy New Year!
Today is a different kind of Christmas, for our little family. Two years ago, I celebrated Christmas with my siblings and parents. Last year, I celebrated with a husband. This year, I celebrated with a daughter in our first house. This Christmas was Kaylee's first Christmas with us. Out little girl is barely one year… Continue reading First Family Christmas