Unanswered prayers. Sometimes it seems as though we have more prayers that go unanswered, or aren’t answered the way we wanted, than we do prayers that are answered exactly as we wished. Why? Does God not care? Is He too busy to hear us? Is He unable to figure out how to answer our prayers? … Continue reading Does God Really Answer Our Prayers?
“I don’t know how you do it! I feel like I’m drowning with two kids, how do you handle four?!” “I could never do what you do! You’re like a Super-Mom!” I hear phrases like this quite often from family and friends. I’m never sure how to respond. It’s like people hear that I’ve chosen to … Continue reading How Do You Do It?
I am currently in the play room, typing this on my son's computer while sitting precariously on the toy box that I've turned into a make-shift chair. The same computer he built with his dad, and that his 2 year old sister then proceeded to draw all over the monitor with crayon. Gunnar is watching … Continue reading How Did I Get Here?
It's been a couple weeks since I've posted about what we've been doing in kindergarten so I thought I'd share a quick update. Week 2 the unit was Moon and the letter of the week was, of course, M. We actually stretched this unit out a couple days longer, just because it's such a fun … Continue reading Kindergarten Weeks 2 and 3: Moon Unit and Leaf Unit
We had our first big snowfall here in NE Ohio today. We also had 2 extra kids in our group. I knew I needed a way for 4 kids under 5 to get some energy out, so we decided to play in the snow (we left Iris inside napping 😉). Holy cow have you ever … Continue reading Cold weather and hot tempers