I published this on my personal blog and wanted to share it here as well.
This wasn't the normal kind of crying I have ever experienced while watching a movie.
Yesterday afternoon Julie and I sat down with our two oldest daughters to watch October Baby.
Julie, Lydia and Jessica went to watch it in the theater last fall and loved it. I knew I would enjoy it as well, but I was not prepared for…Continue
My all time favorite Old Testament character is Joseph. His story fascinates me. At the young age of 17 God promised Joseph that he would be a great leader. So great that even his own family would bow before him.
Plenty stood in the way of this promise. Joseph was beaten, thrown into an empty well, and sold into slavery by his own brothers. After being…Continue
The last five years have changed me.
Before 2007 I cannot say I spent much time worrying about the basics. Food, mortgage, car payments and utilities came [relatively] easy. I will spare the gory details. Let us just say that what took me three years to build took the following three years to lose.
In the fall of 2010 I blew the dust off my nursing license, and took…Continue
It has only been a week since Tommy Jordan released his youtube video: "Facebook Parenting: For the troubled teen."
In case you have been under a rock week here is the video.
I have no interest in analyzing this man's parenting skills. I think all parents can admit to a time when we…Continue
Babies really have a way of putting out the stink. It is not so bad for the first few weeks after birth, but as their digestive system works out the nourishment remaining from gestation, their normally bland smelling diapers take a turn for the worst.
The very best thing to do is focus on the head. Since the head is the most attractive part of all babies anyway this should be…Continue