So much of motherhood is about your little people's dreams. But what about other peoples' little people? Kids in the Texas foster care system are more times than not left to bounce from home to home until someone adopts them - or they age out of the system. Bexar county, where we live, has rather … Continue reading I have a wild imagination.
It's been almost one month since Saida Grace has become our numero cinco family member, and it's been a whirlwind. It has been the longest month I can remember. It has also been the shortest month ever, and time has FLOWN by... Such a weird and normal dichotomy. Double dichotomy I guess! Thus, I decided, … Continue reading almost one month/blog change
Ok, so I'm no expert - I hope if ANYTHING I have established that fact. And if anything, I've probably left you wondering if I am emotionally capable of handling most things (based on my HIGH and LOW posts I seem to share!)... but seriously? Why did I think having one kid was so hard? … Continue reading Just One
Yesterday didn't seem to end. Technically it did, and a new day began just a couple of hours ago, fresh and new. But gosh was it rough. A sampling: - appt for dog grooming in which they not only don't clip her nails (dog snaps) but they bathe her and she's covered in blood when … Continue reading Cold and Broken Hallelujah
Or will they? Yesterday, we were driving to church and this thought popped into my head. Will my husband, family, friends actually miss me? Of course. But perhaps not based on my behavior this past week. I was sour, overtired, sick of breastfeeding, overwhelmed by the piles of laundry and dishes, irritated that I couldn't … Continue reading You’re gonna miss me when I’m gone…
He's here! Born August 26, 2015. My second son graced us with his presence a little early, but he was still perfectly healthy. Praise God!