For the Ordinary People The other day I read a quote by Jenkin Lloyd Jones that made me feel a little depressed. “Anyone who imagines that bliss is normal is going to waste a lot of time running around shouting that he’s been robbed. The fact is that most putts don’t drop, most beef is tough, most children grow up to just be people, most successful marriages require a high degree of mutual … [Read more...] about For the Ordinary People
Big Surprising News I have been planning some amazing, creative way to share this news, but all of my attempts have been failures. Drum roll... I AM PREGNANT! I was going to take really cute pictures of the girls holding up a sign that said "Big Sisters in March 2016" or take a cool picture of everyone's shoes and then add cute little baby shoes to the mix and have text somewhere that said … [Read more...] about Big, Surprising News
Proud Daddy! Brand new Maurie Lu! Sisters! Well...Maurie Lu will be six weeks old tomorrow! The last few weeks have truly been a whirlwind and I am certain that new challenges and joys are ahead of me. First, I am going to attempt to summarize Maurie's birth. I had the pleasure of being much more prepared this time around. My focus was putting my house in order and preparing mentally, … [Read more...] about Whirlwind
Wow! Jane is at home now, and I survived. Having a baby was the hardest thing I have ever done and taking care of a new baby continues to be challenging each new day! Most of you seasoned moms are saying..."Welcome to motherhood!" I am actually very grateful to have many of my friends that have already had children who have been able to help me with questions. Cody and I drove to the Agape Birth … [Read more...] about Jane is here!