2013 Goals

This year, instead of resolutions, I am setting goals.  These goals are not negotiable and will get crossed off neatly before 2014.  Here they are in no particular order: Grow closer to God. Become a better Wife and Mother. Go on a real vacation. Listen more closely. Complete at least one marathon. Complete at least […]

2012 Recap

Well, nothing really dramatic happened over the course of 2012 in our family.  I like that.  Aaron continued working, I completed two semesters of school, Evan turned 6 and moved up to the first grade, and John David turned 3 and is wilder than a pet coon.  Our farm is slowly taking on the picturesque […]

Tuesday Walk

After I picked up Evan from school, it was still in the mid 60’s so the boys and I did a little outdoor exploring.  John David went straight to the sandbox and Evan wanted to practice jump roping.  They were soon bored and wanted to go walking.  It is a .75 mile round trip to […]

Happy Anniversary Mom and Dad!

Today my parents have been married 42 years.  FORTY-TWO YEARS! I am so thankful that my parents never gave up on each other.  I know it wasn’t always easy, but they stuck together.  I would like to publicly say thanks to them for teaching me what “real” marriage is and being great role models!

Labor Day Weekend 2012

We celebrated the ending of summer by spending the weekend on an island on the north side of Lake Ouachita.  We are huge fans of island camping.  It is nice to get away from people and enjoy your own little corner of the lake. We shared the island with our friends Matt and April.  Between […]