Monthly Archives: May 2011

short weekend at the beach

For a long time now we haven’t taken advantage of an outstanding opportunity offered to Friends pastors to come and enjoy the beach for a very low fee. So when Captain’s Cabin became available, we snapped it up. A new … Continue reading

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thrifty

Back when I was in Arizona the kids pulled out the question cards at meal times and we entertained ourselves for quite a while taking turns answering the drawn card. I found one question/answers especially intriguing. It went something like … Continue reading

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moms

‘Tis the weekend to celebrate motherhood. The newest mom in the family—Erin, with baby Sage. Rachel, with Oscar. Quinn, with her tribe, helping Bailey choose classes for high school! And Mom Edna, with Daryl (her baby). Happy Mothers Day, one … Continue reading

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birthday series

I just can’t help myself. I had this picture of me on my 40th birthday. Which means I have to post a picture of Quinn on her 40th birthday. Can you tell I lived in Michigan and she lives in … Continue reading

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she’s forty too (not 42)

Now y’all know that today is Quinn’s 40th birthday. Two years ago I posted this little motherhood story on Ben’s 40th birthday, so in the spirit of keeping all things fair and equal I am compelled to feature some pictures … Continue reading

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would have been

Quinn was born a day after her dad’s 30th birthday. We solved the cake-two-days-in-a-row dilemma thusly: Not always, though. There’s this time. And this. Feel free to laugh at my pathetic cakes. I certainly do! After Paul stopped having birthdays … Continue reading

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