Family

Happy Birthday Jacob! 

My kid is 7 today. My "On this day" Facebook feed is me every year exclaiming how "I can't believe he's ___ years old already!" Time is such a fluid concept both rocketing so fast and crawling by simultaneously. 7 years ago I became a mother. Parenthood changes us, beeaks us open to a different… Continue reading Happy Birthday Jacob! 

Family · Writing

Happy Birthday Jacob!

Here we are again, another year has past and I'm sitting here thinking it went by so awfully fast. This turning six is a big deal "I should be treated as a grown-up!" is how you say you feel. And while you feel you're good as grown I'll have to stop you right there I… Continue reading Happy Birthday Jacob!

Faith and Personal Growth · Family

For Just This Moment

For just this moment I want to cry. I want to be mad. I want to scream. Like any other doctor appointment, I come with my emotional armor.  I've been through this what seems like a thousand times before; I get my hopes up that this time, this time, it will be fine. He won't… Continue reading For Just This Moment

Family · Writing

I Love You Jacob, by Mommy

I love You Jacob, by Mommy I love you Jacob because you are my sweet, sweet little man. I love the way when we are walking you still like to hold my hand. I love you Jacob because you talk and talk and talk (and talk some more!), telling me about all of the things… Continue reading I Love You Jacob, by Mommy

Family

Wowee!!! Jacob is 3!!!

Well our baby just turned 3! Can hardly believe it! I got a few shots of Hannah playing in the backyard before the festivities began!!    Playing ball!!  Jake really doesn't care for cake and doesn't like frosting at all....  So we made a chocolate chip cookie party!! Jake got a giant cookie with his… Continue reading Wowee!!! Jacob is 3!!!