Last week, we had the rain storm to top all rain storms. At least 20 minutes of downpour. Liddi and Jaeda were still sleeping when the rain started. Corban and I ran out to the porch in awe of the sheer power of the torrent. Neighbor...
a hammock full
first push then pull
three little kiddies scream and wiggle
moms try to speak
like stubborn bulls
but kiddies only squeal and giggle
these flowers white
both pure and bright
have finally vanished from our backyard
but not without
a final sight
as summer's first announcing placard
drawn guys delight
(three necks a fright!)
found 'round the house in piles...
On January 1, James declared that plunger-ing our toilet once and twice a day would not be welcome in the new year. So with YouTube in front of him and an elated wife behind, we marched off to Lowe's with confidence and determination. James has really upped...
New Years' celebrations bring the best combination
of friends, games, laughter, and finger foods.
We still have some salsa that we keep buying chips for.
Oh man. I'm hungry.
And fruit and homemade mint marshmallows covered in chocolate?!
That's it. We need to celebrate NYE at...
reading about identity in Christ
with one of my favorite girls
(we drink coffee, overpriced)
mate has soothed my queasy stomach waves
and now is essential
(with friends, afternoons are saved)
neighborhood friends, the Lord seems to pursue
week after week
there's been a new breakthrough!
two neighbors have shown their care for us well