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Christmas morning in pictures;)

Noah, and his “pile” Noah, washing dishes with Grandma (My Mom;) Grandma bought the big boys ipods…Santa thought Noah might need one too!Fisher Price FP3 player— he loves it TMX Elmo— just the thing to drive Mommy nuts;) My middle son— who rarely lets me take his pic;) How fat can a beagle be???? about this fat. Our bad-dog Sami-…

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Merry Christmas! A treasure for your heart-

Luke 2The Birth of Jesus 1In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2 (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) 3And everyone went to his own town to register. 4So Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee…

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Laced with Grace and a few updates…

Awwww how sweet- On Tuesdays’ I post at “Laced with Grace” I’ve been working my way through the book of Luke- and yesterday- posted on Luke 19. The focus was on Zaccheus- You can click the link to read—- Zaccheus was a short little tax-collector who wanted to see Jesus- so climber a sycamore tree—-you can click to read and…

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My kid is a spaz… or pai in the neck— or insert your- it’s almost funny because it’s over – title here-

Acute Torticollis The pic is from a much happier day for my middle son- Matt. NOT today. Today- the word of the day isn’t happy- but “Acute Torticollis” That- and “muscle relaxant” and “pain killer”…. It was 6:10 a.m. when he started screaming. FYI- I need coffee before people shold ever start screaming. I hadn’t had any yet. Poor kid-…

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A Visit With Santa….cuteness abounds

Waiting for Santa… Not sure exactly why Noah has the “I can’t believe you said that” look on his face- maybe Santa told a “Daddy Style” joke;) A chance to touch the ornaments… The set up at the mall this year was a HUGE “Happy Feet” theme… hmmm so I PAID to stand in a marketing trap—- ummm yeah. But…

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Saturday Sky and a quick catch-up

Saturday Morning Sky— out my back door, only slightly deceiving. Looks like I live in a nice rural area, doesn’t it? NOT. We were fortunate enough to find a neighborhood , where there is at least a bit of distance between our home and the neighbors behind us! (The neighbors beside us are only about 30″ away! 😉 I am…

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Niagara…. rainbows

DH’s Christmas Party was in Canada…. we made a weekend of it… back to regular blogging after I finish the laundry… for now… A few pics of my favorite people…. in one of the prettiest places……. Last year we came here as well- it ewas icy and overcast…. pretty, but this year? Gorgeous. Even the teens were enthralled enough not…

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Keeping Christmas in the Context of the Gospel- December 7

Luke Chapter 7—(scroll down to yesterdays post to find out what this is all about..) an interesting read… so much in there today! (Click the title for the link- to Biblegateway- a free online bible resource) or read my synopsis here then click: Verses 1-10 are about a faithful soldier. (Centurion) He (sends leaders) to ask Jesus to “say the…

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Keeping Christmas in the Context of the Gospel….

December is a crazy time, for many of us. It’s so easy to wake up one morning in January, and realize that you’ve missed most of Christmas, it’s meaning anyway… then we vow not to lose focus- next year. It’s not too late for this year!!!!! Yesterday- at Laced With Grace, I posted my plan for staying focused on the…

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We interrupt todays blog— to bring you “Tree Guacamole”

My regular post is over at “Laced With Grace” Today….. find out what happens, when the dog eats baby Jesus….. But now- for your entertainment.. A day in the life of….. This was not my planned post. This was not my planned DAY. Caution- this is a rant, a pity party and a complaint session. It is not a rant…

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