I hope you have had a great day today. Merry Christmas Friends.
Step 1: Ask him when he wants to eat Step 2:Since you already know he is going to be late (because cows hate for you to eat a hot lunch) have the food ready 30-45 minutes after his stated time Step 3: Check the time and realize he's an hour late Step 4: Answer the... Continue Reading →
Caroline has been in need of some new church shoes. I've always said I'd not let my girls wear heels until they were teenagers. (You know where this is going) We went to the mall and her eyes landed on these patent leather delights. She tried them on and "Oh Mama. I feel fabulous" while... Continue Reading →
The girls have heard the Nativity story a lot. I didn't realize how much until they invented a new game called "Mary and the donkey". It goes like this https://youtu.be/qwMX44DDET4 Sometimes the donkey throws Mary off. Which isnt historically accurate, but whatever. Now they've switched to "Going on a journey"....Each is carrying two backpacks and... Continue Reading →
It stormed last night...enough that Lynn didn't stay for sunday-school after church and went to go check fences for damage caused by falling trees in the wind. Since it was cold and wet we stayed for Sunday school. The girls and I had a late lunch, put on our sweatpants and cozy flannel and took... Continue Reading →
Typically at our house at dinner time, Caroline says grace. Claire has been wanting to participate as well. Since it seems like terrible parenting to prevent your child from praying, we oblige, and the girls take turns. Last week, she folded her hands, closed her eyes and said... "I pledge allegiance to the Flag of... Continue Reading →
After everything that has happened with terrible fires to the north of us in Sevier County/Gatlinburg and devastating storms to the south in McMinn and Polk counties, sad news of loss of life, sickness and yet other friends dealing with the death of dear ones..the rabid consumerism that has tried to taint the Christmas season... Continue Reading →