Monthly Archives: February 2009


Something fishy’s going on! 9

We have a lot of pets, but until recently we never had fish. The boys have asked for them, but Tony and I tend to prefer cute furry pets that you can actually hold in your hand and DO stuff with. Nonetheless, Tony came home with an aquarium and two fishies the other day so […]


The Treasure Tree 2

I was just poking around on my bookshelf and found one of my favorite kids’ books and thought I’d share it with you all. The Treasure Tree: Helping Kids Understand Their Personality by John & Cindy Trent and Gary & Norma Smalley. It’s a picture book that tells the story of four animal friends (Lion, […]


Trusting in a New Season 14

Thanks for all of your fun encouraging comments on my highlights post with Mary Jane. I’m hoping that I’m going to be able to get back to blogging a bit more often. I’m kind of going through a season of change, and although I’m kind of resistant to change, the Lord has been using many […]


Comparing highlights 11

After months of muttering about it, I finally broke down and made a hair appointment. And  while I started out going for hair kind of like Bonnie Hunt or Deidra Hall, I realized that my color most closely matches Mary Jane’s. Trying to get her to pose with me for a picture wasn’t very easy […]


Lessons Learned from the Ice Storm 15

Well it’s been a bit exciting in our neck of the woods what with the Ice Storm of the Century and all. Our area was coated with ice and although it was quite perty. The trees couldn’t bear the weight – so they came down – and so did the power and phone lines! We […]