Monthly Archives: April, 2009

Changes…

“Change is good Donkey” (from Shrek) is one of my most favorite lines! And if you were to ask my husband he would say that I am constantly changing things (living room, kitchen, hair colour/style, bedrooms, gardens– he never knows just what he is coming home too!lol) And this past year the changes have been …

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reposting …

after posting my previous post today i read my Proverbs 31 Woman devotional… I decided to post it here too for others– i cant be alone — right?? I struggle daily lately to not get down on myself. Today I will work hard to try to focus on the positives in my life and not …

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how…

I wonder how other women handle work, life, kids and whatever else is thrown in? Do their homes look like disaster areas? Do they feel overwhelmed at anything new that ‘pops’ up? Does change makes them nervous and panicky?(even when they typically LOVE change) Are they able to keep upwith laundry, meals, groceries and other …

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WHOOO HOOOO

sam just weighed himself and he gained weight!!!!! yippee! He wont be at a safe weight for football season but I am ok with that!We have a doctor appointment today and have a few things to talk to the doctor about… one is that Sams right knee locked on him the other day and he …

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in the works… spring, school, life..

YAY! Spring is here! This week has been nice! I have been able to get out to walk and ride my bike even! The boys have had the dirtbike running and Sam has been on it a few times! The trampoline was flipped back over for use and the kids were on it the other …

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tired…

Lately I have been having more and more feelings of frustration and failure. I am tired, frustrated that people (teachers, doctors, family, etc) dont get what life is for us now. No one sees that Sam is different or if they do they write it off to “teen-dom” or attitude. It is maybe a bit …

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another brick in the wall

I thought this title was appropriate since a post earlier was aboaut songs…. this song was running thru my head today as Samuel went to the orthodontist for his braces today. One more appointment for us (meaning me–selfish eh) to run to! Well I was definitely not disappointed in the area of “SURPRISE” today either …

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new schedules and spring

Dennis and I met with Sams school today and we have made the decision on our own to keep Sam home on Wednesdays in hopes of winning against this fatigue that is new to our regime! No matter what our week will through at us Wednesdays will be a home day for Sammi. He will …

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songs that make you think…

As I was coming home yesterday from my second trip to Brandon (first was in the morning with Sam to get his spacers put on for his braces next week) to get Dennis and Isaac their new glasses, I listened to music — really listened to the words… Darius Rucker’s song “it wont be like …

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