Faith, Holiday

The Easter Eggs of Yesteryear

A new era. My older two boys didn’t want to dye Easter eggs this year. I know, I hear the collective, blogosphere gasp. But, I’m actually relieved. Vinegar and the “egg smell” wafting throughout my home is not my favorite aroma. A new stage of parenting. Some of you might continue on and do it anyway, getting the kids involved although initially resistant,… Read More The Easter Eggs of Yesteryear

Faith, Holiday, Parenting, Relationships

A Week of Family Togetherness: Naughty or Nice?

Family togetherness is…well… togetherness at its BEST. And, worst. Last week, we took all the boys to Beaver Creek, Colorado snow skiing. We just love the Rocky Mountains! It was a dreamy, delightful, memory-making time. But, not without the reality of ugly moments. Moments of irritation and crankiness and feeling pressured with the expectation to have fun, fun, fun! I had… Read More A Week of Family Togetherness: Naughty or Nice?