The enormous full moon sat hovering over the foothills just behind my house yesterday. We had spent the afternoon fishing at a nearby lake and on our way home we had a perfect view of just how big and beautiful the moon was. I was so happy I had my camera with me!
If America were your baby, how would you help it learn and grow? Right now it seems America is embracing its toddler years with an embarrassing amount of defiance, whining, and tantrums from all sides. Let me be perfectly clear – I am not setting myself apart – I fully admit that I am just […]
Words that I am proud of. Words that give me hope. Words that make sense in a confusing time. “…I am an American and I still believe, as deeply as I ever have, that if we stand together, and work together, with respect for our differences, strength in our convictions, and love for this nation […]
Today is election day. Yes, I voted. Now there are a bunch of hours until we’ll know who the next POTUS is and I don’t want to spend them stressing. Here are the best links I found to distract me and make me laugh when I find myself getting sucked into FB ranting. First read […]
This is where I live…and I just can’t get over it. Last Sunday Iancu, the kids, and I went for a little drive to discover new things about where we live. We literally drove ten minutes further down a road we had never been down before and ended up finding the most beautiful lake. This […]
My beautiful mother is celebrating her birthday today. While I am thrilled with almost everything about our move I do wish that I could stop in to see my mom and say “Happy Birthday” to her in person. Love you, Mom!
Monday marked our 8th week here in Idaho. Two months have flown by like a dream and, so far, the move is everything we hoped it would be. As we’ve settled into our new home and our new city I’ve been focused on helping my kids get used to life as we now know it. […]
Spoiler alert: I am completely going to blame this mom-fail on my cross-country move. I have found two things to be the hardest during this whole moving process: Keeping appointments straight (and until now somehow managing not to forget a single one for my kids or myself.) Adjusting to being what I am going to call […]