Category Archives: Arianna

My Choice

Today, the kids and I spent our second to last “just us” Sunday (SQUEE!) walking in the Walk Strong (Walk for Life) for our local ministry dedicated to offering support and education for women (and men) in difficult pregnancy situations. … Continue reading

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She Walked

You thought this post, she walked, was going to be about one of the twins, huh? Well, that post is coming some day here soon (like when I put the video up), but not today. This is about our oldest, … Continue reading

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Super Seller

It’s her first year of Girl Scouts and our big girl is loving it. She rocked at selling cookies and got to go on a Gateway Clipper cruise on Sunday for being a super seller. Arianna, we are so proud of … Continue reading

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Sunday (aside from being Mother’s Day) included church, as our Sundays do. As usual, I found myself with tears streaming down my face following worship, not wanting it to end, needing it not to end. The message was an explanation of the kinds … Continue reading

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First Friday

Tonight started a new summertime tradition for the kids and me – First Friday. It’s an event local to us up here in Armstrong County, a food truck roundup on the first Friday of every month in the summer. We’re … Continue reading

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Mommy’s a Soccer Mom

My last post got a bit deep and ranty. How about something lighter-hearted? Mommy’s a Soccer Mom!  

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Her and Her Guy

On Saturday, Arianna had her first school dance. She was to ask her “guy” (be it dad, uncle, grandpa, neighbor – awesome work, Armstrong School District!) and take him to the dance. It was hands-down clear that she’d be taking her … Continue reading

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So We Ran

This evening, as I huffed and puffed my way through 2.5 miles, my mind raced. I started to think that I wasn’t as in it to win it as I was in the past. I was so very hard on myself … Continue reading

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Everything I Didn’t Know I Wanted

Seven years ago, I sat at a small table with a small baby child to my left and a computer in front of me. I was supposed to be writing lesson plans, but I had lost my inspiration to teach. … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween 2015

From Captain America and Princess Anna… Happy Halloween.

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