her first day of twelve

Today my sweet girl turned twelve.  Oh how I miss her tiny little hands and toes, but oh how I love theView full post »

her last day of eleven

It is the night before this sweet girl turns twelve.  She has grown up so much the past year.  Even the past 6View full post »

Their last days of 3rd and 6th grade

It’s hard to believe the school year is already over.  It went by SO fast.  Warp speed.  It’s goingView full post »

a month of good things

“How abundant is your goodness which you have stored up for those who fear you.” Psalm 31:19   DarinView full post »

his first day of nine

Today he turned nine.  I can’t believe it.  I remember the first moment I held him in my arms in theView full post »

his last day of eight

Say it ain’t so.  The night before his golden birthday.  Nine.  Tomorrow my sweet baby boy will turnView full post »

that feeling when your heart could burst

That’s the feeling I get when I watch her by the water.   She points out every little beautiful thingView full post »

captiva love

Over spring break we returned to Captiva Island, Florida. We had been there two years ago and fell in love with theView full post »

lessons from the cactus

Last week I went with my sister to go visit my dad in Arizona.  It was a wonderful time in the sun and warmthView full post »