“Father Dan isn’t married is he?” My son asks my husband in church. “Well, son…” My husband is interrupted by overzealous and crazy loud concern. “If he isn’t married, he doesn’t have any children.” “If he doesn’t have kids than Santa didn’t visit. My poor husband tries again…. “But that means no presents under the tree!!!” My husband starts to giggle along with most of the … [Read more...] about Deep Thoughts with T
I’ve had lots of stray animals show up at my home over the years. Cats, dogs, and even a couple birds. A budgerigar visited my bird feeder in Knoxville and in Illinois a cockatiel came to hang out on our power line. Yet, I’ve never had a stray horse until today. My husband leaves for work early in the morning often before the baby and I are awake. This morning he woke me … [Read more...] about Excuse Me Neighbor, Did You Lose a Horse?
Valentine's Day is coming! The kids and I have been gearing up for the holiday by decorating our home and creating some very special gifts for the loved ones in our lives! I've done my best to link to the exact products I used :) If there's something you can't find, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll do my best to find you an … [Read more...] about Easy Valentine Preschool Crafts and Gifts
Some kids make snowballs and have fabulous snowball fights. My kids make snowballs and eat them. Eating snow is probably their favorite winter activity. They will eat it face first off the deck, off their gloves, off the slide, off pretty much anything…….. I’m not thrilled they eat snow. I accept it. I have strong willed children and need to pick my battles. This isn’t … [Read more...] about The UnThrown Snowball and Other Tasty Treats
My little one and I have been enjoying Baby, Baby! by Diane Stortz and Allie Busby. This engaging board book is filled with pictures of babies waving, clapping, and crawling. There's also a mirror at the very end with the following prompt, "Who does God love?" I adore watching my little one gazing at his reflection and giggling as I tell him that God loves him. … [Read more...] about Baby, Baby! Board Book Giveaway