Monthly Archives: August 2017

coffee anyone?

In my last post I included a little story about Cassidy and why she and her mom accompanied Dusty to South America on a business trip. Our children live exciting lives, full of travel and adventure, and I don’t often … Continue reading

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birthdays and more

The prelude to Declan’s second birthday was to face his carseat forward, as state law permits or requires. He’ll have a whole new look at the world from now on. I doubt he remembers anything about his first birthday, so … Continue reading

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“how can i minister to all these people”

I had no idea how geeked I’d be about the eclipse. My interest in it had gone far enough to order three pairs of eclipse glasses (which were refunded by Amazon for safety and probably litigious reasons), but I wasn’t … Continue reading

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on a roll

First, these came along a month ago, two at a time. Last week I cooked up my current favorite lunch, and twin yolks came along two at a time. Last night I broke two eggs to make French toast, and … Continue reading

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anything but dull

If you don’t have a friend like Deborah, you need to find one. Today! Here is one of 12 posts that report my adventures with her. (OK, if you insist, I’ll link this one too.) My friendship with Deborah goes … Continue reading

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a week in arizona

I’ve just returned from my week with the Carlsons. Taylor and Beth are holding up remarkably well with the addition of two tiny babies to their family: calm, cool, and collected, a bit sleep deprived but blessed with sweet mild-mannered … Continue reading

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pivotal point in time

If you’re Quinn’s friend on Facebook you’ve probably already seen this grouping that illustrates a pivotal point in time for Cassidy. Here’s what she wrote: “This is such a season of firsts, lasts, and all the joys in between. Flashback … Continue reading

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