Monthly Archives: August 2008

a picture is worth…

I have NO ideas. But “the Knight in tarnished armor” will be on my case if I don’t post something here by tomorrow. Tonight I just walked around and took a few photos. The creative well is running dry so … Continue reading

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summer is winding down…

and we are happily busy. Or busily happy. whatever. It just seems August is flying by! I am starting to finalize our school year plans, and line up books for September. The boys are in Tennis Camp this week and … Continue reading

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serious art.

Caitlin enjoys creating things. She is always drawing, loves stickers, playdough, paint with water and more. She’s quite a budding little artist and this proud Aunty loves that! When we stopped to visit (on the way to Yakima a few … Continue reading

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summer afternoons

Sometimes it is hard to know God’s will. Other times, you’d have to be blind to miss it.See, this loving God gave us a house 3 miles from a big blue lake. So when a Tuesday looks like this? It’s … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Josiah!

Yes, he is now 13–a teenager. It doesn’t change much, that unlucky number everyone warns parents about. Still, Josiah is our gentle, thoughtful firstborn child. However I am painfully aware that he is no longer enjoying the following: These days … Continue reading

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packing it in

We were over 300 miles away this last weekend, in our old hometown. The city John and I grew up in, met and were married, where our children were born. We went back to help Lee and Claudia pack and … Continue reading

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Going out of town and taking a blog break…! We’ll be celebrating Josiah’s 13th (gasp) birthday tomorrow…! We’ll be back on Monday with lots of pictures and more funny-to-me anecdotes…! Warmly, Brenda

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