I can’t even count the number of books I’ve read since becoming a parent. My night stand used to be filled with books that challenged my soul and mind. Now they range from breastfeeding to discipline to yes, even, potty time. But there is one thing I’ve learned that books can’t tell me: Only Chris and I will know how best to raise our kids. I don’t say that to sound prideful or conceited. I certainly don’t say it because we are experts in all things parenting (or even a few things). But I have been convicted that at some […]
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A few weeks ago I read a blog post titled, “How to miss a childhood.” It will forever fall into that small category of writings that have wrecked me. And I hope, in time, it makes it onto the list of writings that have literally changed the way my life was going. Because I realized, my life needed
This was one of those discoveries when I had a craving (this time the culprit was peach cobbler), but I didn’t want to clean the kitchen for the 45th time that day. What came about was an easy, easy way to a yummy breakfast – or dessert! If you like to bake with your kids, they can prepare this
Who doesn’t like Brinner? You know, breakfast for dinner. It’s funny how a simple flip flop in routine makes for such special occasions. And, yes, our kids – heck, even us – consider brinner to be a special occasion. I was tired if buying pancake mix (especially since buying the healthier
Worry for today. Fear for tomorrow. Something with which to fill my time. In the above box is where I find myself – too often. I fall into that pit. And I stay there. I wallow there. ~~~ He woke up sweetly. Drinking his milk, he climbed into my bed and wrapped his sun-tanned
Last week, my dear friend Zelina became a celebrity. At least that’s what I tease her with. (She was featured here in the news on My San Antonio.) Zelina is awesome. She is a chef who teaches here in town at Young Chef’s Academy – a place for kids to learn how to cook and how to be safe in