Monthly archives:May 2015

  • The Duggar Story is Mine

  • I know this is not what I normally write about here but the subject is incredibly important...... My soul has so much to say but I find the words aren't there. You see, this story is mine. I am very open about my life but up until now have chosen to keep the finer details private. I feel God's ca[...]
  • Taking the Awkward Out of Pictures

  • Getting your picture taken is awkward. I won’t try to deny that. Did you know they don’t have to be? What if I told you they can be fun? One major reason people don’t like to be in a photo is because they are self-conscious. Sure, even the super models have body parts they wish were different. Wh[...]
  • Planning Chaos

  • I always thought with my small children, life was busy. Then, they grew. I was busy alright, but with wiping snot and changing diapers. I could do this all from the comfort of my own home. I could wear what I call my "home clothes". My makeupless face and ratty clothes would probably scare small chi[...]
  • St Louis Ponds, Woodburn Oregon

  • It is no secret, I love nature. I am always on the look out for great locations in nature that don't cost a penny (well, other than taxes) to enjoy. St Louis Ponds has become one of those locations for us. It is well maintained, quiet, and provides some beautiful backdrops. You start going down a lo[...]
  • Woodburn High School Prom

  • When I was in high school I was the looser hanging out under the bleachers smoking, with all my other looser friends. I was at school because I was supposed to get a diploma, that's all. I was quiet and withdrawn. It's no surprise I never went to prom nor had any interest in it. Actually, the night [...]