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But Not Crushed

Honestly, we have a lot going on with our family.  Among the other things this week our 3 year old is having surgery to have his tonsils and adenoids removed.  And I know it’s not that big a deal compared…
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Washi Dress Kit Review

Some time ago I ordered the Washi Dress Pattern Kit from Craftsy. I  I had had my eye on this Made by Rae pattern for some time.  It’s super popular and cute but it’s normally $16.  So when I saw…
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Friday Favorites

Happy Friday!  It’s been a few weeks so let’s get to this: [one] Cedar Point Last weekend we went to Cedar Point and despite two rain showers we had a great time.  The second one began as we were walking…
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Refuge

We sit in the back at church.  We’ve got 2 squirmy boys so it makes sense to sit back there in case we need to make a quick exit for someone to get the wiggles out on a little walk…
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Friday Favorites

Happy Friday!  Things are busy busy with school beginning this week and the whole surgery recovery but we are going really well and looking forward to the weekend.  Here’s what I’m loving this week: [one] Good Friends A friend sent…
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So Let’s Talk Hair

I need a hair cut.  Badly.  This week is terrible and I’m busy next week too so I won’t be able to get it cut for a couple of weeks but I’m at the point when I know I need…
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Cold Cut Sushi Rolls

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BeyondTheSandwich #CollectiveBias My older son is entering kindergarten tomorrow (ahhh!!!!) and it’s the first time I will be packing lunches for him on…
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My Comfort [Soul] Food

After talking through my surgery last week a friend sent me some verses including this one: It’s a perennial favorite and we even have a print of it hanging in our older son’s room.  I read it to him whenever…
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Friday Favorites

Yay!  I may be having minor surgery today (you can read a little about it here) but I’m still going to celebrate that it’s a Friday.  In fact I think it will help me to be positive and calm to…