a vocation is like a hamburger

Marriage, motherhood

I’ve been thinking about vocations lately. And I think that a vocation is like a hamburger. Yes, a hamburger. The vocation, in my case marriage, is the burger and I guess God is the bun holding me in. The bun and patty alone together is good. But, there are other parts that can be added […]

May 30, 2010

Deviled-Egg Salad Sandwich


Deviled-Egg Salad Sandwich Eggs (1 per adult or older kid is usually what I do and 1 per 2 small children) Mayonnaise Honey Mustard Paprika Salt and Pepper 1. Boil eggs and peal them after they cool 2. Run eggs through a food chopper or just crumble them by hand or with a fork 3. In […]

May 25, 2010

Our Father


Recently we’ve been talking about the Our Father prayer with our 6 year old. I told her that it is one of the most important prayers and definitely very special since it was Jesus who taught it to us when he was asked how to pray. As I worked with her and helped her break […]

May 22, 2010

Matzo Meal Chicken Nuggets


Matzo Meal Chicken Nuggets with Honey Mustard I was wandering through the international section of my local grocery store the other day when I happened upon this Matzo meal stuff. The picture of the breaded chicken caught my attention and a quick check for the ingredients on the back sold me when I saw there […]

May 18, 2010



Mother’s are made of hugs and kisses, giggles and raspberries, it’s true. But they’re also made of tantrums and whining, throw-up and poopy diapers, sassy know-it-all back-talkers and selective-hearing little monkeys.
This is what it is though, and it is my life. So I’ve got to just suck it up and keep running.

May 12, 2010