“He has been getting on my nerves all day…” I wrote this about my husband in a private message to two close friends of mine. Around the New Year the three of us decided that we would gather together daily on Facebook to talk to each other, reach out to each other, and hold each … [Read more…]
Friday morning… a day off. A bowl of oatmeal, a bright green shirt, tousled hair.
Ezra isn’t the only one who stayed busy this summer. And even though our lives intersect so much that the lines of reality blur (like yesterday, when I went to the store, and almost put the cart back because the child safety belt was messed up…only to realize I was shopping alone and the strap … [Read more…]
So I almost didn’t write this post… But then I read this post about “The Best Advice I Ever Received About Being Married.” The nutshell version of her post is that as wives, one of the best things that we can do is get involved and interested in our husband’s hobbies. And then I didn’t … [Read more…]
A few weeks ago, I wrote a guest blog post for my friend Kathryn about deployment. One of the things that I encouraged her to do in that post was to “enjoy the deployment.” Shortly thereafter she responded on her blog by writing a post entitled “Reasons to Enjoy a TDY.” I enjoyed reading her … [Read more…]
I’m thankful for him… Russ and I had a wonderful Thanksgiving. We took a very short trip down to visit his family in North Carolina. We spent Thanksgiving Day with “the family” doing the normal Thanksgiving activities like eating yummy food, exchanging a few gifts (because we won’t be there at Christmastime), watching football, and … [Read more…]
Today Russ picked me some wildflowers. He’s so sweet to me!