Category Archives: Marriage

Choose Your Own Road

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the … Continue reading

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We Don’t Get Do Overs

A year ago today, I had gotten home from leaving Rob at the hospital, slept for two hours, showered, changed and headed back to the hospital. Left Alex and Savannah sleeping, because I was too tired to deal with getting … Continue reading

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That’s Not Yours

For a while when Savannah was little, her most used word was “mine”. Being the youngest of three girls, she became the proud owner of lots of hand-me-downs. She was constantly reminding Alex¬†that things that used to be hers were … Continue reading

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Fuzzy Socks…Day 28…

So remember last week when I sliced my toe open but worked out anyway? Apparently I misjudged how much blood I lost and my tennis shoe ended up becoming a chew toy for my fur baby, Buddy.  I am currently still … Continue reading

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Toes…31 Days…Day 15

I know. There are so many things you want to know about my toes.  I want to tell you everything.  But I’ll stick to the most important things tonight.  I hate my left little toe. I mean. I must. It … Continue reading

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Just Another Manic Monday…31 Days…A Glimpse Into Our Everyday Life…Day 12¬†

It’s definitely been a Monday! Work is busy, home is busy and my DVR is so full I would love to do nothing but binge watch Bones for the next 3 days.  Also. It’s 10:15pm and I had really given … Continue reading

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Silent Sundays…A Glimpse Into Our Everyday Life…Day 11

I know typically Silent Sunday’s have been reserved for pictures and no writing.  I am all for that.  I have been struggling with this whole 31 day writing challenge.  I typically only write when I feel like I have something … Continue reading

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Favorite Five Friday…31 Days…A Glimpse Into Our Everyday Life…Day 9

I was scrolling through a post on Facebook this morning and this post by my friend Shann Eva inspired me! So here’s part one of three…Favorite Five Friday, daughter edition!  Just a few of my favorite pictures of our oldest, Tori, … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday…31 Days…A Glimpse Into Our Everyday Life…Day 8

There have been many times this year I’ve had to stop and consciously choose to be thankful.  To be thankful for happy moments, big and even small miracles, and surprise gifts is easy.  To find a way to be thankful … Continue reading

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First 5…31 Days…A Glimpse Into Our Everyday Life…Day 7

I am full of good intentions. They fill my brain to the brim. I am also awesome at follow through, except not. I started doing the “read the bible in a year” in January. By April I was still on … Continue reading

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