One Flesh

Sunday held a somewhat awkward sermon about sex in marriage from our pastor. Sex has never been anything close to awkward with my husband, but sitting there in a room full of other couples in church listening to that sermon was a little uncomfortable. Honestly, uncomfortable sermons are sometimes where I find my biggest lessons, … Continue reading One Flesh


Ryder decided he wanted blue hair. Some parents think that 6 years old is too young for hair color and I totally understand that train of thought. His dad and I decided that temporary color was ok and that we would prefer that he have funky-colored hair now versus when he is out looking for … Continue reading Blue


Yesterday evening I came home with a puppy. My husband was not excited by this. The kids love her and I am head over heels. My husband, Robert, does not like small dogs. Our puppy's name is Dolly and she is an eight week old chorkie. Dolly is either completely clueless that Robert is not … Continue reading Dolly

The Flu

Both of the boys have tested positive for the flu. Cue the hand sanitizer and lysol! I received the news this morning and my fears were actualized. I have fought with distressing medicine administration, forced fluids, and desperate attempts at meals. I have cleaned up vomit, wiped noses, taken temperatures, and covered up little feet. … Continue reading The Flu