Grateful for the Fathers in our Lives


faith, Family, parenting, Random

As much as I miss my own dad today, I’m filled with joyful gratitude for the fathers I do have with me [physically] in my life today. My husband, my father-in-law, brothers, uncles, cousins, all the Fr. priests in my life and all the great men and fathers we are blessed to raise our families along with. […]

June 19, 2016

Six Summer Favorites


5 Favorites, Capsule Wardrobe, Fashion, Random

It looks like the Five Favorites Blog link-up has once again vanished into the black hole of the internet and is floating around somewhere who knows where. It’s like grade school all over again; I finally get my act together to join the cool kids circle and they mysteriously vanish as soon as I start walking […]

June 15, 2016

Special Ugandan Gifts, Ziplines, Burning Holes in Paper and a Baby named Ninja


Random

Time for another Sunday Random Takes (that were supposed to be Friday – will I ever blog on the day I want to again?). (P.S. The “Baby Ninja” thing isn’t what you might be thinking so don’t too excited.) VBS Ziplines and Model Unborn Babies The four older kids finished up a fun week of Vacation […]

June 12, 2016

What Summer Break Will Really Be Like


Random

We made it through the first full week of Summer break – and I’m still alive! I intended on writing this before Summer break started so I could lay out my expectations of how I thought it might really go just so I wouldn’t be too caught off guard when I’m head butted out of my idyllic summer […]

June 5, 2016