To Infinity (Scarves) And Beyond

I use to live in a relatively good-sized city on the eastern side of the state of Iowa. I went to a huge church that I dearly loved and did most of my growing (spiritually) there. When we moved for a job two years ago to north central Iowa I was grieved at the loss … Continue reading

A Birthday Bonfire

I am lucky to have some amazing in-laws. We are a close-knit family and like to have fun and celebrate together. When my M-I-L’s birthday rolled around last week, we let her decide on what to do – nice dinner out, shopping, spa day? She decided on a bonfire and weeny roast with the fam (one … Continue reading

Dreamlife presents – How to train your Babysitter

A hapless middle-aged mother desperately searches for a quality babysitter she becomes the unlikely friend of the young babysitter herself and learns there may be more to the babysitter than she assumed. The story takes place in a mythical/messy parenting world where a neurotic mother named Amy aspires to follow her dreams of going shopping … Continue reading

Happy Father’s Day

Without the Fathers in our lives we wouldn’t have the chance to be wives, mothers, home keepers. No one to cook for, no one to cuddle, no messes to clean up, no one to swat at, no money to support our lifestyles, no love…. Thanks for fathering and being fathers to these little souls, we … Continue reading