• Kids Humor

    Adult Voice

    Layla: Gwen hit me and called me names.  She wouldn’t stop, even when I used my adult voice. Me: What’s an adult voice? Layla:  You know, it’s like this – GWEN! THAT’S INAPPROPRIATE! Me: Ummm….. Layla:  Then I stopped using…

  • Faith,  Parenting Humor

    The magic of Band-Aids and the true healer

    Gwendolyn:  I can’t clean my room. Me:  Why not? Gwendolyn:  I’m sick. Me:  How are you sick?  You were fine earlier.            Gwendolyn:  (limping) I hit my toe. Me:  Here’s a Band-Aid….does that feel better? Gwendolyn: Yes! Me:  Awesome, get back…

  • Parenting Humor

    Family Meals

    In this busy world of smart phones, Netflix, work meetings, extra curricular activities, church meetings, etc., Aaron and I have made it a priority to have a family meal every day.  We turn off the t.v., put down the electronics…

  • Raising Children,  Relationships

    Daddy

    Me: What do you love most about Daddy? Layla: He protects us.          Gwen: He gives me shrimp! Sydney: He’s silly like me. Me: What’s some of the best advice he’s ever given you? Layla: Stay away from poisonous snakes. Gwen:…

  • Faith,  Parenting Humor

    Messing Up

    My sister called me last night in a mild panic.  Apparently there was a miscommunication with their summer babysitter, and she’s not back in town until tomorrow, so my sister needed someone to watch her two kids today.  I said…