I'm pregnant! We prayed and we prayed and we prayed for Lee. We tried everything we could think of. If you've read my post about PCOS, you know exactly what we went through. And for some unknown reason, other than God himself putting a hand on my shoulder, we have conceived a child without the … Continue reading And then three became four
My husband was up and out of the house before the crack of dawn this morning to go duck hunting with his buddies. It was like 28 degrees outside. They're insane. About 15 minutes after D snuck out the back door, I heard Lee's little feet running through the living room. He rounded the corner … Continue reading “Mommy..no, no, no..”
I used to think that I was destined for greatness (yes, this is embarrassing to admit). But in the beginning, didn't we all? Be honest. You thought you were going to change the world. Whether you were going to become an astronaut, or a policeman, or a doctor, you had big dreams. Anyway, I have … Continue reading This little light of mine
When Lee first started walking, and I mean REALLY walking, I bought him a pair of grey and navy New Balance tennis shoes (aka hims tennies). They were too big, but he loved them, so we decided to make them work. Yesterday, 6 months in, after countless wash cycles, the time had come... for new shoes. (Moment … Continue reading Farewell old friends
This morning, while waiting on my coffee to begin working its magic, I scrolled through my Facebook feed and saw a few things that I thought were silly. Petty. Childish. Why do so many people marry someone they don't even like? And then, why would you call attention to the fact that you don't like your significant other? … Continue reading Love and marriage
Last night, while having dinner with my second set of parents (my in-laws), my MIL asked a question that hit my heart. She asked, "Oh Lee, what did we do before you?" What did we do before Lee? We would sit around making conversation about the goings on of everyone's lives. We would talk about … Continue reading What did we do?
Our life, lately, has been.....interesting. ABC Song Recently, I have started singing Lee the ABC song. It's funny, actually, because he absolutely hates when I rinse the soap out of his hair in the bathtub. D discovered last week that he will usually stay somewhat calm as long as you do not get his ears … Continue reading A week in the life