Family, Motherhood/Parenting

Secret Places of Peace…or Not

This blog has a lot of pictures…mostly of my daughter.  I made photo albums for all three of my kids this past Christmas, and of course, gave them the best ones…kinda like Mom always eating the burnt piece of toast! As Bethany lives 30 minutes from me, and the boys live in another province, I… Continue reading Secret Places of Peace…or Not

Family, Life, Motherhood/Parenting

Framed Memories

How many times in life do we wish we could have a ‘do-over’?   Ohhh, if life was like the games we played as children, it would be so – much – easier. When Ward and I decided to move, we therefore had to pack, which involved going through everything. I don’t really mind the ‘going… Continue reading Framed Memories

Faith, Family, Motherhood/Parenting

In the Minds of Babes

Have you ever watched a child play? It amazes me what must be going on inside their mind. Like crawling; they wiggle and squirm and then eventually figure out ‘if I just get that one knee under me’. Or when they grasp the visual and tactile concept of matching a shape to the hole it can… Continue reading In the Minds of Babes

Motherhood/Parenting

Mom-Hood: What Every Executive Wishes They Could Do

I was chatting online today with a new mom.  She's lacking sleep, her baby was fussing in the wee hours...for hours.  I remember myself feeling exhausted, discouraged, frustrated, thinking I just don't have what it takes.  Her words were, "Seriously good for moms who can handle dealing with their kid for 4+ hours while they randomly… Continue reading Mom-Hood: What Every Executive Wishes They Could Do