Category Archive: Motherhood

The Empty Tomb

The Empty Tomb

This busy Easter season I was forced to slow down for a few minutes on ponder on what Easter means to be at this stage …

 

Out of Focus

Out of Focus

If my entries have seemed few and far between, I cite my canon camera as the culprit.  The Christmas after Daisie was born Mike got …

 

One of those days

One of those days

Have you ever had one of those days where nothing seems to go right and all of your carefully orchestrated plans and systems turn out …

 

The Littles

The Littles

While all the “big kids” were enjoying cousin camp my sister in law and I snuck out for a morning to enjoy some quality time …

 

Technical Support

Technical Support

Today I found myself chatting with technical support from a photo company for what seemed like an eternity while my two and four year old …

 

Love Potion #31

Love Potion #31

Happy Valentines Day!  I love having a specific day set aside to remind my family of how much I love them.  Cupid loves to bring …

 

Crazy Cores

Crazy Cores

  There is something immensely appealing about a “Kinder Surprise Egg” to the younger occupants of my household.  In fact, whenever a family member travels oversea …

 

Rocks

Rocks

After a long weekend away, my darling husband brought me a box full of ….rocks.  As he displayed them across my kitchen table and carefully …

 

Elevation

Elevation

Thanks to an inspired comment from a friend, I read an article this morning by Elder Holland entitled “The Tongue of Angels”.  It was the …

 

Listen Carefully!

Listen Carefully!

We have some important news!  Due to the untimely demise of Mac’s “Mobile Me”, The Adventures and Antics of The Dalton Gang has of necessity …

 

Reality Check

Reality Check

During my “rest and recovery” period this month I created the ideal homecoming scenario for the return of my older boys:  We would laugh and …

 

COPING MECHANISM

COPING MECHANISM

I love to run. I love lacing up my shoes. I love the feeling of my body being pushed and stretched. I love the social …

 

6 WEEKS

6 WEEKS

Today marks my 6 week milestone!  Yeah!  I should feel like I do when I reach the halfway point of a race–invigorated, motivated and filled …

 

Letting Go

Letting Go

    Occasionally,  you have moments that cause you to look at your children in a different light and recognize how quickly time is passing and how …

 

Screeching Halt

Screeching Halt

For as long as I can remember my life has moved at a break neck speed.  The constant conundrum is to figure out how to …