Category: Parenting

March 9, 2017

I’m NOT mowing yet!

Seasons Ecclesiastes 3:1 There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens. Living in the Midwest, we have the joy of seeing four very distinct seas

December 9, 2015

My Baby is 17!

10-10-98 — 10 lbs 9 oz — 22 inches — 11:10 am: Those are the numbers that brought Ben into the world 17 years ago today. Saturday, October 10, 1998, on a day just like today;

August 9, 2015

Senior Year = Tears??

What the heck, why do these tears continue to trickle down my face at a steady pace, in random moments. He’s a senior, big deal, it’s just another year. I do not want to be one

July 9, 2015


I hugged my son good bye as he headed back to college after winter break. He left a day early to beat a winter storm that was coming and I know he felt a bit guilty, because we wer