Little Girl

5:03 am this morning.  My baby woke up crying.  It took me a couple minutes to gain consciousness and stagger my way into the nursery.  I picked her up, felt around the crib for her pacifier and cradled her to


Answer to Prayer

  We saw 13 homes today, which brings the grand total to 75ish.  I woke up this morning so excited.  I thought for sure that we would find our REAL house this time.  We didn’t.  We found one…ONE out of the

The five stages of grief are:   1-Denial-“this can’t be happening to me”, Not accepting or even acknowledging the loss. 2-Anger-“why me?”, feelings of wanting to fight back or get even 3-Bargaining-Attempting to make deals  Begging, wishing, praying 4-Depression-overwhelming feelings


Take 2

Back in August, I got super sick of looking at my mis-matched nursery furniture.  Remember that?  (You can read all about it here).  I tackled the rocking chair and the changing table in a week, painting them both a creamy white.


Tinker Bell

Today when we checked the mail, Greta had a package!  She was so excited. As soon as we got inside, Chris helped her open it.  There was a whole bunch of new clothes from Grandma and Grandpa Marcum.  Of course


Plaid Jacket

Greta has changed so much this week.  She will use anything to stand up.  A wall, a box, our bed, the dishwasher, her crib.  She just wants to stand at all times.  My favorite is when she crawls over to