Category Archives: son-shine

He’s on the road.

I love that my wonderful in-laws live so close to us. I love that Lee is retired and free to stop by several times a week, just to say hello or drop something off or help our family out, with the latest … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday 9/29

(Not Quite Wordless…it is Caleb’s 11th birthday today. These photos are from when he was 4, and found the Post-it notes in an office drawer…) we love this kid.

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Caleb’s plea

There is a stray cat who has been visiting us. John has allowed the two softies in the house (Caleb and his Mama) to feed it, but not to bring it indoors. It’s a sweet cat, and though I named … Continue reading

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Josiah’s new bedroom

I was kind of done with painting, remember? The Summer so full of projects and me, so weary of rolling on paint.  But what could I do? Our oldest child–the one who rarely asks for anything–who is quiet and quick to … Continue reading

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Josiah’s 15th birthday

It was August 7th, but since he is still celebrating, I am not late to post about it. He has a favorite friend over, as I even type this, and last night was a sleepover for the record books. Candy, chips, and … Continue reading

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boys bedroom makeover!

While the boys were away at Fort Stevens with Grandma and Grandpa in late July? Mom and Dad tackled the dark chaos that was: Sam and Caleb’s BEDROOM. The photos have not been altered. Yes. Their Mother had clearly just … Continue reading

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he keeps a lid on it.

This is Sam. chilling at Gonzaga university. He fits right in with all the college students you know, because of those hand signals and the pursed lips of coolness and oh yeah-the Fedora. In late June the older two kids … Continue reading

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