Dating my children: Miss Nia’s date

My Gorgeous Friends in Christ, Do you have special traditions with your children? One of ours is date days. With five kiddos in the house, almost everything from what to watch on tv to what we will eat after church on Sunday is up for negotiation and compromise. The kids have to make alot of […]

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Taco Trucks and Torrential Rain

“Whatcha thinking for dinner?” This was the topic of conversation between Chuck and I about 4:30pm on Friday afternoon. I told him that I was up for almost anything, but didn’t want to wait until 7pm to eat. Which was a strange comment because we rarely eat that late anyway…. Our Friday night meal requirement […]

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Puppy Update: Our Goldendoodle at 4 months

It’s been 2 months since we brought Maxwell home, and it has been a wild few months. Here are 10 random thoughts on owning a goldendoodle pup! 1. Our home has become baby proof again out of necessity. 2. He finds the strangest things to play with even though he has a monthly pup box […]

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Reveling in God’s goodness!

About a month ago, our family dressed up on a Friday afternoon and headed to a nature park to meet up with our favorite photographer. (Well our only photographer.) We met her three years ago to have family pics taken when Nia was a newborn, and that beach photo session became my testimony because hours […]

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1st Day of School!

I wanted to say thank you for your prayers and well wishes yesterday. Our kids had an excellent first day! My kids came home from school beaming, literally beaming. Brycen said, “I love my teacher. She has a sweet voice. I was a good boy and I made good choices mommy.” Bentley said, “I had […]

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Looking for a church in Cape Coral?

Hi Friends! I wanted to share our experience visiting a new church here in Cape Coral. It can be intimidating visiting a new church for the first time, so I thought I would share everything you can expect if you visit FaithGeneration in Cape Coral, Fl. Our home church is LifeChurch, and I cannot express […]

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Just for Fun: Bentley and Brycen’s Birthday Party Preparations

Are birthday parties even a thing anymore?? We love big celebrations, and pre coronavirus, we would have large parties often. Today, we are celebrating the boys turning six. (How did that happen?!) We have scaled way down and have just family and our village coming over. The boys are napping and the girls are busy […]

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We have Octopus Poop!

Good Afternoon my Gorgeous Friends in Christ! (Now its evening..started this post at 2pm.) I have so many musings in my Spirit, and they each will probably fill their own blog post. So this week, I will lean into Holy Spirit and let Him help me articulate the things He is placing on my heart. […]

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“Please Lord, let him poop out the octopus.”

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh start. A new day to rise and move ahead even when the space ahead is hard. A new day to walk, run, jog, crawl, or some days just simply rise to our feet despite all that is coming at us. It seems that the fiery […]

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