Category Archives: quotes

-arriving-

Lucy leant her head on the edge of the fighting top and whispered, “Aslan, Aslan, if ever you loved us at all, send help now.” The darkness did not grow any less, but she began to feel a little -a … Continue reading

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-amusing-

In case anyone needed proof that kids are unpredictable… Wesley: Hey Malin, after we get finished with this, you wanna get tied to a tree? Malin: Um. Yeah, I guess.

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-advance notice-

Here is my twelve-year-old son at his Christmas program the other evening. Pretty handsome guy, huh? It worries me a little that there already may be girls in his life who are just as charmed as I am by his … Continue reading

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-sunshine on my shoulders makes me happy-

I was listening to Fresh Air on NPR and crocheting the last square in this little blue and green afghan when I heard The Thing that made me smile. ┬áIt was like someone opened a curtain and let a little … Continue reading

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malin and me

The evening of January first…. I was lying in bed feeling sick, when Malin decided to join me. It was late, I was sick, she should have been tired, but…. instead, the girl was full of questions. Like: When was … Continue reading

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Cleanliness…next to Godliness??

At breakfast this morning, the girls and I were looking at a beauty pageant winner on the back of the paper. Since they were commenting on how pretty the little girl was, I decided it was a good teachable moment … Continue reading

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girls, girls, girls

Yesterday Malin, Avery and I had a girls day out with our friend Debbie. She treated us to lunch at Pizza Hut, and then totally spoiled my girls at Wal-Mart. She had told me that she wanted to take us … Continue reading

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