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Book Review - Sacred Marriage
Monday, October 10, 2016      1 comments

"Sacred Marriage" - Gary Thomas "What if God designed marriage to make us Holy more than to make us happy?" 3 out of 5 Stars Not a bad book, just a bit dry. Some great points and things to think about, but somewhat "boring." I lo... Read more
Sunday, September 25, 2016      5 comments

Ok, so I just have to post this..... Hubs is in an Irish Band. He is a brilliant musician. (Singer, drummer (was in the Marine Corps Band as a professional percussionist,) taught himself mandolin, bass, piano/keyboard.) He also writes music. So ... Read more
Sunday, September 25, 2016      4 comments

Well, tomorrow Elleanor Elizabeth will be 7 weeks old. What?!?! How is that even possible?! Anyhoo, I have to go back to work in a week. Breaks my heart. I left Ellie with my Sis for 3 hours while I had a doc appointment and ran a few errands a... Read more
My Beautiful Baby!
Tuesday, September 20, 2016      17 comments

Miss Elleanor Elizabeth...aka, the Duchess! ... Read more
Labor and Delivery - What else can go wrong?
Wednesday, August 17, 2016      12 comments

Friday August 5th, I went to work. I was feeling pretty awful, but I'm never one to call in sick if I can avoid it. I was having contractions and a lot of back pain, but nothing 'regular.' I made it through my shift rather miserably. Went home a... Read more
Hopefully Last Update Before Baby!
Friday, August 05, 2016      8 comments

So last week, at 38 weeks, I had my cervical check with OB. I was barely 1 cm dilated, 50% effaced, baby at station -2. Not bad. I was happy with that. Yesterday I had my 39 week check, hadn't felt much over the past week to signify an dilating,... Read more
Camping, Kiddos, Life
Friday, July 22, 2016      6 comments

Well, at 37 weeks pregnant, I've been too fatigued to blog. Working 12 hour shifts (with some extra shifts thrown in there) is REALLY tiring, lol. (Not to mention ongoing daily migraines...especially bad the past few days.) So, last weekend... Read more
Book Review: "Dorie: The Girl Nobody Loved."
Wednesday, July 13, 2016      3 comments

"Dorie: The Girl Nobody Loved." - Doris Van Stone 5 out of 5 Stars. This was a beautiful book; heartfelt and well-written. It is relatively short (155 pages) and super easy to read, but well worth it! It is a wonderful story of hope... Read more
Book Review: "Unanswered"
Monday, July 11, 2016      1 comments

"Unanswered: Lasting Truth for Trending Questions" - Jeremiah Johnston 1.5 out of 5 stars. So utterly disappointed with this book. When I saw this book (and accompanying study guide,) I was super excited. It seemed to fit me ... Read more
Baby Celebration
Monday, July 11, 2016      8 comments

I HATE baby showers (and bridal showers, lol.) I had a few people who really wanted to throw me one, so I obliged, so long as it wasn't a "baby shower." We had a baby celebration yesterday. It was coed, just eating and visiting and NO awful bab... Read more
Weekend in Michigan
Wednesday, July 06, 2016      5 comments

My family headed over to Michigan this weekend to celebrate the 4th of July with my Aunties (and Uncles.) Dad, Sis and niece Maddie went over Friday morning; I had to work Saturday morning, so we left Saturday afternoon. It is about a 5 hour dri... Read more
Book Review: "Everyday Blessings"
Saturday, July 02, 2016      3 comments

Book Review: "Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting" - Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn 1 out of 5 Stars (maybe 1 1/2 stars if I'm feeling generous...) I was literally counting the pages until I was done with this book. This b... Read more
Camping and Upcomings!
Wednesday, June 29, 2016      5 comments

So hubs and I went camping this past weekend for the last time (for a long time to come,) as just the two of us! We had stayed at this park in the past, but we had both come down with something and the weather was cold and rainy, so we ended up... Read more
Friday, June 17, 2016      6 comments

32 weeks pregnant! Eek! Finished painting the nursery on Tuesday. I got impatient with hubby's busy schedule, so I put the crib together myself as well, lol. What can I say?? Nesting? lol. Curtains are on the way and the bookshelf is almost rea... Read more
Goings- On
Wednesday, June 08, 2016      5 comments

Just a quick update of what's been going on! I've still been working on my rock wall garden a TON. Those previous home-owners really made a mess of it. It is starting to look nice, but it has been a pain in the butt. (And back... hours and... Read more

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