Thought Tuesday

A dream is a wish your heart makes

Yesterday I young lady I know mentioned that she can't wait to be in her 50's. She was sure that her 50's were going to be her best years. I don't know if my 50's are my best years. I'm still taking it one day at a time. The thing is, we live in a… Continue reading A dream is a wish your heart makes

Family Friday

Celebrating Our Independence!

Wow!!! What a crazy week!!!  We have been so crazy busy.  We started the week working way too many hours and we ended the week working way too many hours! We worked on a float for the 4th of July parade for my theatre kids.  I also helped my friend's cast create a simple set… Continue reading Celebrating Our Independence!

Family Friday

Dancing Through Life and Into May

What a week!  John and I worked in the garden last Saturday.  We got the strawberry box ready to go and a boxed cleaned, rototiller, and planted lettuce, swiss chard, broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage.  We have to more boxes to go.  I really wanted to work on them today but... that didn't happen.  It will… Continue reading Dancing Through Life and Into May

Family Friday

Spring Break!

    It isn't often that I go on a road trip.  I'm not much for travel.  I like my own bed far too much, I guess.  However, this Spring Break we decided to hit the road with our one child left at home and to visit family. The drive was very uneventful... this was… Continue reading Spring Break!

Family Friday

Starting a New Season

This week has been a week on the run!  John had work and he would come home to work on projects for me.  Lilli and I had the last 5 shows of The Lion King.  I was a sub for a couple of days.  I taught some voice lessons too.  John has been trying to… Continue reading Starting a New Season

Family Friday

Week 1 of Our Missionary’s Service Down

What a week!  Here is what you missed. I missed Lilli going to SnoBall... I was working. She went with her friend Zoe…  A girl in her choir came over with her sister to help Lilli get ready. I don’t think she liked the makeup.  But she went with it! I think they were pretty… Continue reading Week 1 of Our Missionary’s Service Down

Family Friday

And Our Missionary is Off

It's been a couple of weeks since I reported on the family comings and goings.  We have been busy!  We closed The Bully Plays.  It was a class project.  It was super fun for me have Lilli in this class.  You can read more about how this production went here.   Lili has been in… Continue reading And Our Missionary is Off


#bethelight – Day 84

Today I took my daughter to the airport.  She is going to serve a mission in Arkansas for the next 18 months.  This one is hard.  The one kid left at home is super sad... cried and cried.  We can email her and snail mail her but we can't call her.  We will get to… Continue reading #bethelight – Day 84