books

May Reads

Buried in the Sky by Peter Zuckerman and Amanda Padoan “When eleven climbers died on K2 in 2008, two Sherpas survived.  Their astonishing tale became the stuff of mountaineering legend.  This white-knuckle adventure follows the Sherpas from their remote villages in Nepal to the peak of the world’s most dangerous mountain, recounting one of the… Read More May Reads

twins

TWINS- Three Months

My sweet boys are three months old!  Yesterday I went to the hospital to visit some friends who just delivered twin girls, and I cannot believe how small they are!  They’re just half a pound smaller than the boys were when they were born and I was just blown away comparing how much they’ve grown… Read More TWINS- Three Months

mom life

Perspective

I had a couple drafts that I planned on completing over the weekend so that I’d have some posts for the week, but they all got put on hold when my friend’s son went in for open heart surgery on Friday.  Unfortunately, the procedure didn’t go as planned and we spent all weekend waiting for… Read More Perspective

mom life

Coffee Catch Up

If we were having coffee this morning, I’d hand you a baby before we even sat down because my boys are my entourage these days, but always love cuddling with someone new. If we were having coffee, I’d tell you how excited I am to be featured over on Whimsical September’s Saturday Sit-Down Series.  I’d… Read More Coffee Catch Up

books

April Reads

Eat and Run by Scott Jurek I saw this book at the library and recognized Scott Jurek’s name from the book “Born to Run”.  I knew he was an ultra-marathoner and I thought this book would be a fun read and would help get me excited to get back into running and fitness.  I wasn’t… Read More April Reads

twins

Twins: Two Months

On Saturday, the boys hit the two month mark and it’s amazing to see how much they’re changing!  Don was away for a week and couldn’t believe how different they looked when he arrived home.  The boys are spending more time awake, and are starting to show more of their personalities. Samuel Stats: 11lb2, 1… Read More Twins: Two Months

faith

Lenten Practice Recap

  Lent officially ended on Easter Sunday (April 1st), but I wanted to wait a little bit to reflect on the whole experience. Was I Successful? I’m glad to report that I was successful with my goal.  The only Netflix I watched was Elizabeth’s “Octonauts”, and usually I was doing something else.  I wasn’t willing… Read More Lenten Practice Recap