Archive | April, 2014


Let them eat {ice cream} cake

We love to eat {ice cream} cake and those store-bought ones are really expensive. Since we celebrate 4 out of 7 birthdays in February, March, and April we have a good excuse to eat cake and get creative with our flavor combinations. Caleb chose chocolate cake with M & M’s ice cream in February: I…

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You changed me. From the first “positive” test to seeing the first heart beat to feeling the first kick. As you grew so did I. All 10lbs and 21 ½ inches of you came into my world two-weeks early and right on time. I thought I knew what I was in for. No lavish baby…

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Promises, Promises

Sometimes I make promises I can’t keep. Sometimes I make promises I don’t keep. This morning He reminded me that He keeps His promises. He keeps His promises. Every. Single. One. What promise from God are you clinging to today?

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March Madness~Round 2~Sweet Sixteen

While I was counting down to 48 a very excited red-head was counting down to sixteen. Every day since January 1 she’s let me know exactly how many more days until she would turn 16. I tried to be excited with her. Most days, as she reminded me that she was one day closer, I…

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March Madness~Round 1

In the early 80’s I spent a lot of time practicing basketball, playing basketball, thinking about basketball, and talking about basketball. But even then I never watched basketball on TV. I still don’t. But I do know that the Kentucky Wildcats made it to the final four and will be playing Saturday night. Go CATS!…

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