When babies are born, it’s a happy time. A scary time, a stressful time, and sometimes a panicked time. But still a joyous, happy time. I feel bad sometimes that I maybe took the joy out of the joyous time when a baby was born. Three years ago. But I was in the hospital, knowing … More Attitude Of Gratitude
So I know that most of my close friends and family know that I hurt my back a couple of weeks ago, but I am now going to come out and say that it was bad. Like…..I couldn’t walk for a few days bad. And you know how it goes when The Runner Of The … More Hide And Seek
GARDEN BOUNTY!! We love getting goodies out of our garden, especially when its been neglected for a week or so and we come into the house with GIGANTOR cucumbers!! These things make us smile. The reason you can’t see the baby is because he is under the table eating the rest of the strawberries we … More National Smile Week, Day 5
Teal. Teal, though trendy, makes me smile. I’m so glad it’s fashionable to wear it. Kinda like how I LOVED yellow when it was all in fashion in the 90’s. I’m still on that yellow fashion kick, just waitin’ for it to come back ’round again. Waitin’……. Anyhow. I love teal now, like this teal … More National Smile Week, Day 4
CRAFTS!!! Crafts make us smile! Especially ones we do for church (because serving the Lord is not just a Sunday deal). We made “Pick Sticks” for primary singing time on Sunday. See, I’m the new primary chorister and we have a pretty big primary program coming up in October where the kids get to share … More National Smile Week Day 3
So, it’s no secret that we love to smile. I mean, who doesn’t? But there are LOTS of things that bring a grin to our faces, so as I was reading to the boys last night before bed, I realized that books are one of the things that make us smile a ton. Them AND … More National Smile Week, Day 2
Sure, everyone has tough times. We all have worries, stresses, problems, struggles, trials and challenges. WE ALL DO I get that. (what the what? i totally have challenges!) But personally, I think that a lot of what we learn from those challenges stems from the reaction to and the way we deal with all those … More Smile Week!!