Just as each "Spring Break" in my life has been unique for various reasons (travel-related or otherwise) SB 2018 has been one for the books. While this year did not consist of travel to Disney, Mexico, Europe, or otherwise, various activities were thoughtfully planned for well in advance of the week off of work. Having… Continue reading First World Problems
To describe that I've been raised in a "Christian upbringing" probably goes without "saying." My family attended church each week, my brother and I attended a Lutheran preschool, grade school, high school (and college, for that matter). However, given all of these "Christian actions" or choices made (initially) by my parents, there was one constant… Continue reading Generations of Faith
In case you live under a rock (or maybe are just following my blog, and not my personal Facebook page) the secret is out! As "Auntie Laura" put it so appropriately last night, "Congratulations! You are soon to be outnumbered with three stinky boys in the house!" The real question is, which one will smell… Continue reading The Secret’s Out!
Do you know what one of my favorite simple pleasures in life is? Putting on a brand new pair of socks. When socks are brand new they are extremely soft, thick, and just all around cozy. A week or so ago I ordered a package of new socks (on Amazon... another new favorite simple pleasure… Continue reading New Socks
It may have snowed enough for RUSD to call its first snow day in four years, but that didn't stop us from heading to our 16 week appointment early this morning. Thankfully, our all wheel drive/4 wheel drive (Joe, if you're reading this, be proud of me. I used the correct vehicular terminology!) vehicles got… Continue reading 16w4d Update
It's a long title, but it sums up (with a Disney touch) the many emotions of this past week. I suppose it sums up specific feelings that have been present several of the last years. Baby Showers. As a member of the female population, once you reach about 16 years old, you begin to become… Continue reading All You Need is Faith and Trust, Plus a Little Baby Dust – Baby Shower Edition
Hello? Is this thing on? It's been a few weeks since my last blog post... I hope I still remember how to do this! As I type these words, I am happy to know that this blog post is my very first post in the second trimester of this pregnancy. I'm 14w5d today. (You know… Continue reading Boy or Girl?