I don’t know if you remember, but I actually made resolutions this year and one of them was to be more active physically with swimming being included in the goals and to take photos with the camera I had mentioned I was getting after being without a real camera for a year (which I did […]

Our landlord/neighbor takes extreme care in our yard.  He has beautiful flowers planted and a vegetable garden.  I really love planting and gardening but I don’t have much of a green thumb or the money to do any of that, so it is a blessing that we really don’t have to do a thing to […]

In June, a woman whom I had attended high school with (only our Freshman year) asked many women who have children if they were willing to have swimming meet-up each week at her parents’ pool.  Although it has been over ten years since I talked to her, I accepted the invitation.  I haven’t attended every […]

There is a great program that we are involved in for free summer bowling all year round for our kids and up to 4 adults. We’ve gone bowling a bunch of times so far just as a family or with one of my brothers, his wife, and a few other people. It has been really […]

This summer I haven’t had much time to relax. Between all the graduation parties, birthday parties, homeschooling, and Vacation Bible School events, I rarely even turned on the computer. This is the first day in nearly a week that I actually sat online for more than 3 minutes. As I type this the boys are […]