The Son is always shining, regardless of the weather

Why do kids always throw up at night?

I don’t know about you, but it seems like when my kids happen to throw up…it hits them in the middle…and the middle of the night (99% of the time). Well, last night was no exception. Bradley came in to tell me that Benjamin was throwing up. Bradley was on the bottom bunk, and felt […]

CC…the dog catcher!

Posted under Dog Adventures, LOL, The Unexpected - Mar 28th, 09 - 1 Comment

Today we went to Grandma’s house (about 45 minutes from our house). While we were on the road,  who do you think we saw?…two lost labs! Well, I looked over at BC and said, “Are those our dogs?” (meaning his cousin’s), and everyone agreed that they were. BC quickly called his cousin, and sure enough…they […]

Ai Chihuahua! Left Behind!

Posted under Admit One, Dog Adventures, LOL, The Unexpected - Mar 20th, 09 - 3 Comments

We usually have the kids count to six when we get in the car…to make sure nobody gets left behind. We never thought about counting to eight, until recently. We have a funny story that happened to us over Spring Break (when we were somewhere in West Texas). We saw a tiny chihuahua on the […]

They’re Called Nose Pads, Not Nose Pieces!

If you wear glasses, one thing that you may commonly have had to fix or replace is your nose pieces. I think the proper name for them is nose pads. After playing volleyball the other day, Paige and I both broke our nose pads. I was telling my six-year-old that Paige and I were going […]

Praying for a break?

Around two years ago, my husband and I managed to both break a foot bone during the same week. It really set us back, and physical activity was slowed down dramatically…not to mention our metabolisms. So we are thrilled to be working out together again on a regular basis. In case you want to hear […]