Empathy

A few months ago Ty had a g-tube infection and had to have his blood drawn (the picture above.) I had to go get my blood drawn for insurance a couple weeks ago and he was with me. He keep telling my nurse “This is not about me, its about my Mom” over and over… Continue Reading


P.O.O.

(This is from a Women’s Conference that I was asked to speak at. We were focused on this talk about The Joys Of Motherhood. There were 3 moms, one with young children, one with children who had grown and me- in between and also a mom with “special” kids. I realize the P.O.O. acronym is… Continue Reading


Super Hero Party

I used to go all out on birthday parties but it has been a few years since I have had the time or inclination. But Ben was turning 7 and really wanted a super hero party so I put together these games with a trip to the dollar store and an old tarp. I am… Continue Reading


Who is Who

The photo below is from March 2014. Scott just officially outgrew me. I am 5’7 and 3/4. He is 5’8 and wears size 12 mens shoes. How does this happen!? Jonathan- Dad Beth- Mom Scott- theĀ first time I experienced “love at first sight” was when he was born. Natalie- ourĀ girl, thank goodness we got her!… Continue Reading


Ben

Since I keep mentioning Ben in my blog posts I thought I better give a little background. At the end of my pregnancy with Ben my Dr noticed I had excess amniotic fluid. We did ultra sounds and couldn’t find anything wrong but when Ben was born it was quickly obvious that something was seriously… Continue Reading