Category Archives: Funny Stories

Helovesme Helovesmemore

I was reading through the notes on my phone and came across a couple little gems I had written down so as not to forget them. I can’t remember if I posted them or not. The whole gist of the … Continue reading

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FaceTiming God

“We should be astonished at the goodness of God, stunned that He should bother to call us by name, our mouths wide open at His love, bewildered that at this very moment we are standing on holy ground.” –Brennan Manning … Continue reading

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Pass the Goodness and Grace, Please

It’s hard to find yummy sweet treats that fit with Ev’s gluten free diet. While I prepare most meals from scratch on a regular basis (see http://www.wholefoodventure.com for a new food blog I just started with my girlfriend). I usually like … Continue reading

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Lights and Shadows

Life is composed of lights and shadows, and we would be untruthful, insincere, and saccharine if we tried to pretend there were no shadows. Most things are good, and they are the strongest things; but there are evil things too, … Continue reading

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A New Love Day

This week has brought me many lovely surprises. Early on, I had a deep, spiritually rich and profound conversation with my first born. Then my lovely daughter filled the house with the fragrance of her baking (she made banana bread … Continue reading

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The Praclamatic Family

Let us laugh together, and never lose our joy. –Denise Roy After raising three kids, parenting Ev should be a breeze: I mean I should know how to do this whole discipline thing like a pro. I’m one tough Mama … Continue reading

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One Wild And Precious Life

Some of the most memorable times I’ve enjoyed as a mother have been during precious one on one time with the kids. Of course when my family was young and growing, one on one time was a rare treasure. But … Continue reading

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Early Morning Compositions

I woke at 5:05 a.m. on the only day of the week I didn’t have to get up early and could not for the life of me fall back to sleep. My brain started to whir and rattle, still clearing the … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

“Good morning mama!” Ev pokes his face right into mine as he greets me. “I didn’t get fedden, Mama. I’m really oh so hungry.” It’s early, but how can I complain? At least he’s not going downstairs, helping himself to … Continue reading

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The Story Telling

Some days I just sit back and enjoy the ride. If Life With Ev were an amusement park ride I think it would be called Something like “Fireball Tornado Twister Speed Rush”. Seriously, it were possible to harness the energy … Continue reading

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