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A water park adventure!

Vacation time is almost over and the week is coming to a close! Boo! It has been so nice to spend time with the husband and kids while the husband is actually well rested! 567 more words

Parenting

Motherhood Is a Calling (And Where Your Children Rank)

Rachel Jankovic writing at the Desiring God blog:

Motherhood is not a hobby, it is a calling. You do not collect children because you find them cuter than stamps.

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Parenthood

No more Hot Potatoes for Dad

My kids refer to me as the “Department of Complaints”.

They always turn to me whenever something goes wrong. When they were in college, I was the one to get the calls about roommate problems, a bad grade and “Do you think I have mono, Mom?” 646 more words

Dads

Prayer prompt for Thursday, July 24

Later in 1 Chronicles 29, King David prayed for his young son, Solomon. Let’s pray today for our kids to learn to use money wisely.

Ponderings

A Summer Storm

Being a mummy can be stressful, no kidding. Summer has reached an age where she’s screaming out (literally) to go to school. A few months ago I couldn’t bear the thought of shipping my baby off on a school bus, the very thought made my stomach churn. 559 more words

Dolly Life

Season of the Minivan

I totally had some posts worked out for this week. I was all impressed with myself for planning ahead. Then, Layla got shots Monday.

Wow. 466 more words

Family

Call Me Blessed

The Proverbs 31 woman seriously annoys me. She rests now, for all eternity, in the pages of holy scripture, the paragon of virtue. I feel tired and irritable just reading about her. 874 more words

Christian Living