My oldest asked about Hanukkah yesterday, and just like anything else, I answered her honestly that it was a holiday kind of like Christmas that was celebrated by people whose religion is Judaism . She said, oh. Like Jews? And I said, yes, Jews. Simple enough. [Peg Plus Cat on PBS brought it up]… she […]
Just what every expectant mother wants to hear–Congratulations on your pregnancy, but you’re 35 so your eggs could be expiring– what!?! Let’s face it, common assumptions are that after 35 the risk for Down’s Syndrome and other congenital diseases/defects are doubled or tripled. The truth is that in any pregnancy, these problems can occur and […]
Catching up on a lot of ‘art’ in prep for VBS!
Adding a layer of cotton balls to the giant cotton candy cones!
My hubby and I cut these circles out at home, I cut the sticks at church, K painted both sides, and duct taped them on. Team work! Lollipops!
Finished trapeze person.
K helped cut these streamers […]
I spent a good portion of each morning the last week or so just trying to slowly sift through what’s on our counters, cleaning the table off, throwing things out, putting things in the donation bucket, recycling, etc. We’re literally cleaning house, albeit slowly. Over the weekend I found a package of coffee filters that […]
What if when we went into church we wore our sins on our sleeves?
There’d be no talking, no gossip, no audacity of false pretenses.
We’d be free.
We’d know, hey you really are JUST like me. No pretentious noses riding the air.
Scarlet letters don’t make you stand out, because they’re everywhere.
But the fact is, it’s true. It’s […]