Tag: motherhood

what’s in a name?

WE.                 HAVE. A. NAME!!!!! And yes, I do think that statement is worthy of all caps.  I do. 🙂 Matt and I have been discussing (even before we started paperwork) our list of potential names for our daughter.  We knew we would most likely keep her Chinese …

large box = joy

This year for Mother’s Day, I requested that we purchase a cafe set for our patio.  We don’t have a large space, so the 2 chairs and small table works perfectly. Little did I know that the box that the set came in would be a gift in and of itself; for my kids, and …

the polite sick child

Last night there was a big series of storms that marched through our area.  It was kind of cool ’cause I could hear the thunder way off in the distance, then the wind started to blow, then there was lightening… and then the driving rain.  I am a fan of summer storms.  After the first …

the ickies, a time out, and my new obsession.

We are (as a family) finally overcoming the “ickies”.  Starting Christmas Day, we all started to feel a little yuck.  Which turned quickly into very yuck.  It all has to do with the treacherous Texas mountain cedar season.  Oh yeah, serious allergies going on.  So, the allergies turned into gross head congestion which has now …

dreams…

Okay, so I know this is my second post of the day, but really, the other one was just an update… so… I have crazy dreams.  And, frequently do not remember them unless someone says something that triggers my overloaded brain.  However, sometimes I do remember them, and I wonder if they are indicative of …