Category Archives: outing

readin’s for the dogs

Does your library have a cool reading program like this?  Ours is called “Ruff Readers.” A couple of dogs are brought in … they’re usually rescue dogs and SO very sweet!!  And all you have to do is sign up!  You can pick out any book and you get quiet time to sit and read [...]

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chicago smiles

I thank my God every time I remember you. Philippians 1:3 We started the day as new friends, and ended as kindred spirits. Kate and Katherine are the most lovely, beautiful, creative and talented of women … and fast becoming amazing friends!  Oh the damage we could do if they lived closer! We met in [...]

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pumpkins … already?!

CJ was out of town for a few days this week … so the girls and I found ourselves looking for a bit of action.  Enter, the pumpkin farm.  Can you believe it’s that time already? It was a brisk, Wisconsin afternoon … so we were pretty much the only ones there … which was [...]

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what a day …

So today is Taylor’s birthday.  Guess I made no secret about that!  :) For some reason, I feel timid to pray with Taylor.  I think it’s because she didn’t grow up praying with me.  We didn’t go to church when she was little {something I hugely regret & am trying to change now}.  We pray [...]

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a girls night …

Yeah, we saw it.  And yeah, it was pretty cool.  I’m just glad I had an excuse in the form of young girls that wanted to see it.  :) I took Piper, Wynter, Taylor and my {other} daughter, Ana to see High School Musical 3 tonight.  We had a pretty good time and the girls [...]

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