Monday, February 23, 2009

Swollen Feet and Moldy Yams

What is with me lately? Anyone?? Any answers as to how in the world did I left a pan of baked yams in my car for over a week and never know it? I found them today as pictured above, moldy. I thought my Suburban was a little stinky but with four kids, you know.... and then this morning I woke up and my feet were swollen!!! How old am I? 80?? Anyone??
??, any takers on why I have swollen feet and forgot my yams? Someone tell me I am not crazy. Please.


Our Cub Scout moved from Bobcat to .. Tiger Cub, how proud am I?
My life, I can harldy defend myself anymore
Oh just some love
Judah, what can I say this is his Mighty face
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Saturday, February 14, 2009


Nettie got sucker punched in the stomach by Abby and she told me it hurt her real bad and that her stomach almost broke open, Abby shrugged and said "I am mighty, what do you want me to do with all this might, nothing??"

Friday, February 13, 2009


Well it has been a while since my late night photo fixing, so here I am. I am going to update this online journal mostly to keep the kids informed, maybe in the future they will appreciate my late night blog entries about random silly things. Or maybe not.

Abby told me today after I took away her candy for being a naughty scamp "Mom when you take away someones chocolate you take away a little bit of love" oh my.

Nettie pointed to her ears and complained her eyes were hurting and there was something stuck in them.

Judah hands me a flower every time I turn around. It is so touching. He has mellowed out a lot! he still is crazy and Mason told me that he is glad Judah sleeps with him in case someone breaks in Judah would scare them away. Judah has no fear.

We went to a nursing home outreach today and it was interesting. Mason made immediate friends with a elderly lady name Isabella, she wouldn't let him leave. I had to come and get him after finding him missing. He was the last child to leave as he was so moved by the experience. He told me Isabella asked him to move there and he told me she kissed him. (on the head) Hours later he asked me how did I think she was doing. He wants to go back. The rest of the crew was a bit shy with the elderly people and Nettie asked one man "why you talk like that?" she also asked another lady in a wheelchair "How come you get a ride? who give you a ride?" Abby was extremely shy and looked as if she were on the verge of tears during the performance. She told me later that she wasn't smiling on the outside but she was really smiling on the inside. She handed people money that she got from her pocket, I had no clue she had money, but it was original and cute and that is her. Her Valentines day card was not a heart with glitter but a yellow kite with a short string.

We went to a homeschool Valentines day party. I had a blast and it was nice to connect with others in my area using our program. One of the gals there had a beautiful daughter who was three. I noticed Nettie playing with her and was surprised because that was the first time I saw Nettie playing with other little girls without her siblings. Turns out the woman is the pastors wife of our local church and the funny game Nettie was teaching her daughter to play was "dead puppies" nice. I was minorly embarrassed.

I think those are all the updates on the things the kids are doing. I am blessed.

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

My view

the following pictures are just pictures I had that I wasn't using nor was I planning on using, most of themwere taken while goofing off, but I went through and looked at the eyes and from there changed the color and shape and size to give a whole new meaning to a simple picture. Pretty much it is me, my husband and my sister and younger daughter who were the prop to this experiment, but again these pictures were not going to get used anyway. There are more after you scroll to the bottom.
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