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Monday, May 25, 2015

Happy Memorial Day!

Monday, May 18, 2015

What is Carson doing and liking these days?

In random order

Started multiplication tables this month.
Spelling compound words.
Loving his science class.
Struggles at night to complete homework.
Started reading chapter books.
Still learning about personal boundaries.
Loves to get the last word in.
He is into Nerf guns.
Riding his bike.
Chasing wood bees.
Playing catcher and shortstop in baseball.
Riding the "big kid" rides on the boardwalk.
Using potty words i.e. butt, fart, etc.  and laughing when he says them.
Covers his eyes when he sees people kissing.
Makes fart sounds with his arm pits and mouth.
Loves to tell me how the human body works.
Dreams about being the President one day and dropping boxes of food and clothing off to "his people".
He thinks I am 22. 
Watches animal planet at night.
Goes to sleep listening to relaxing mood music.

Monday, May 11, 2015

Job 35:10-11

But no one asks, "Where is God, my creator, who inspires songs in the night, who teaches us more than he teaches the animals of the earth, who makes us wiser than the birds in the sky?"

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Happy Mother's Day!


Friday, May 8, 2015

Anne Marie Izzi's photo.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Keep your eyes focused on God.

Monday, May 4, 2015

What a beautiful day!  We were outside until 7:30 tonight (yes on a school night).  AH! We love warm weather.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

shadowing and baseball

Carson shadowed at a new school last week.  I was highly impressed with the cleanliness of the school, professionalism of the staff, student's attitudes and test scores.  The decision to switch private schools is a hard one but combining 3rd and 4th grade in his current school for next year is not favorable to me.  I understand combining classes is normal at some schools however its not in the best interest of Carson. When I spoke with Carson about changing schools next year he said, "My friends are my world.  They will miss me." After a heartfelt conversation he was willing to see the new school.  Fast forward a few weeks- the shadowing happened in the 2nd grade class.  At the end of the day Carson heard the teacher say to the class, "You only have spelling words tonight."  So of course Carson thinks he will only have spelling words for homework if he goes there.  HaHa.
So baseball has started and Carson is doing well this season.  He is playing catcher and short-stop.  Both positions are very active so that works for him.  He is hitting really well.  Its great to see him comfortable in the batters box. 

 

Monday, April 20, 2015

We are finally coming up for air.

Monday, April 13, 2015

The upper respiratory infection has made a stop at our home.  I hope he leaves soon.  He is unwanted.

Saturday, April 11, 2015

A user's photo.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

April fools

Carson is loving April fools day.  I'm a little over it.
 

Monday, March 30, 2015

We believe- Newsboy

In this time of desperation
When all we know is doubt and fear
There is only One Foundation
We believe, We believe
In this broken generation
When all is dark, You help us see
There is only One Salvation
We believe, We believe

We believe in God the Father
We believe in Jesus Christ
We believe in the Holy Spirit
And He's given us new life
We believe in the crucifixion
We believe that He conquered death
We believe in the resurrection
And He's comin' back again, we believe

So, let our faith be more than anthems
Greater than the songs we sing
And in our weakness and temptations
We believe, We believe!

We believe in God the Father!
We believe in Jesus Christ!
We believe in the Holy Spirit!
And He's given us new life!
We believe in the crucifixion!
We believe that He conquered death!
We believe in the resurrection!
And He's comin' back again!

Let the lost be found and the dead be raised!
In the here and now, let love invade!
Let the church live loud, our God we'll say
We believe, We believe!
And the gates of hell will not prevail!
For the power of God Has torn the veil!
Now we know Your love will never fail!
We believe, We believe!

We believe in God the Father
We believe in Jesus Christ
We believe in the Holy Spirit
And He's given us new life!
We believe in the crucifixion!
We believe that He conquered death!
We believe in the resurrection!
And He's comin' back,
He's comin' back again!
He's comin' back again!
We believe!
We believe

Sunday, March 29, 2015

He is growing.

At 8 1/2 years old

Height 4 Ft
Weight 47 lbs
Size 13 shoe
7 slim pants
6-7 shirts

Saturday, March 28, 2015

C.J. Watson's photo.

Monday, March 23, 2015


Phew! Carson wants to debate everything. 

Sunday, March 22, 2015

"For lo the winter is past, the rain is over and gone, the flowers appear on the earth,the time of singing has come and the voice of the turtledove is heard in our land" Song of Solomon 2:11-12. I love spring!

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Baseball practice starts tomorrow

Cleats - check
Baseball glove- check
Bat- check
Batting glove- check
Water jug- check
Baseball pants-check
Baseball bag-check
Baseballs- check

Carson is sleeping in his new cleats tonight.  Why?  He said, "I just love them and I need to break them in."

 

Friday, March 20, 2015

my silly girl

First day of Spring and its snowing.  

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Luke 6:38

Give, and it will be given to you.  A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Sophia Ujhelyi Hesington's photo.

Friday, March 13, 2015

'No matter how loud the opinions of others are, they cant really force us to be what we are not.
The question should not be,
''Why don't they like me when  i am being me?''.......It should be,
''Why am i wasting my time and energy worrying what they think of me?''

My friends, if u are not hurting anyone with your actions, just keep moving forward with your life.
Be happy!
Be yourself!
If others don't like it, let them be.
Life isn't about pleasing everybody'

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Count your blessings.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

You will understand once you have a child.

'.'

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Hanging with my favorite boy tonight.  Just hanging out in the living room- eating ice cream, reading, singing silly songs and telling stories.  I'm so in love with Carson. 

Saturday, March 7, 2015

"Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life? Since you cannot do this very little thing, why do you worry about the rest?" - Jesus
May we worry less and trust more. Simple.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Two snow days in a row = 4 day weekend. 

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Missing my Kyndel. 

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Sunday afternoon Carson and I went to the movies.  While we were waiting in line to purchase our tickets Carson was reading the movies titles. 
Carson: Fifty shades of grey
Me: what?
Carson: I said, Fifty shades of grey.
Me:  what do you know about that movie?
Carson: Nothing.  It must be a boring movie.  Is there really 50 different shades of grey?