Category Archives: girls

can’t wait!

I can’t wait for my girlies to wake up this morning! It all started with a crazy idea from a friend wondering if the girls and I would want to come down to Orlando for a program at her church. I thought about it … but not too long … I was just crazy enough [...]

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thankful for my girls …

God blessed me good with these four!  They are each so unique.  So different.  They tick in opposite ways and as frustrating exhausting as it can be to figure each of them out … it’s the most rewarding challenge I’ve taken. These girls are beautiful souls.  They fill me.  They sustain me. We have a [...]

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thoughts on parenting :: individuality {repost}

This post reminds me that my girls are all different … and to answer my own question, I believe that my job as a parent is to foster confidence and individuality. {original post 6.4.09} Yesterday was “dress like your favorite book character” at school.  Fun, no? Here’s the thing with my girls … they are [...]

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lake livin’ …

I’m not gonna lie … we are thoroughly loving the lake life! Our house came with a pier, dock and boat slip … minus the boat.  So one of the first things I did was get ourselves a boat!  In fact, as I was writing out the check on my tenth wedding anniversary … I [...]

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a new way to make friends

The girls have recently learned some new card and magic tricks … they’re obsessed … and share with anyone who comes near!  So when they got tired of the same ol’ audience {me, Taylor and Hunter} … they decided to set up a stand at the end of the driveway.  And the best part? they [...]

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