Parenting Means Having Some Little Secrets

Parenting Means Having Some Little Secrets

Earth magnets are really cool! We have a few sets — round BB-size ones. Their claim to fame is that when stepped on, they can make you skate across the floor in your tennis shoes, or they hurt like the dickens in bare feet! Large ones? Seriously, I am able to hang the...
Getting a Break From Being a Grown-Up

Getting a Break From Being a Grown-Up

There’s a gecko…a very fat, freckled fella under my lantern light. I think I’ll just sit here in the car and watch him awhile. It’s like the wren I watched yesterday. I was in the outdoor shower and became entranced watching him forage through the leaf litter...
Welcome Monday: No Going Back To Bed Now

Welcome Monday: No Going Back To Bed Now

It’s Monday. She rolled in poop. It’s as if something or someone always knows when: your husband is out of town, it’s the last week of your 3-night-a-week seminary student guest (and their finals week), the girls’ musical at school week, and your only day...
Hold On For The Ride

Hold On For The Ride

Listen to "Hold on for the Ride" by Nelda Sue Yaw | from Nelda's Blog http://media.blubrry.com/nelda/content.blubrry.com/nelda/Hold_on_for_Ride-Final.mp3 Sometimes the humor of my life situation reminds me that God has a sense of humor, and will stop at...