Monthly Archives: August 2012

Dancing in my heart

Hubby was away, traveling in Texas with family to celebrate a significant accomplishment for his niece. Lil’ K and I kept each other company and snuggled in bed together. She laid her head on my chest and said, “Mama! I … Continue reading

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Bible Banter

After a late night, we were headed home. It was past 10:00 p.m. and clearly past Lil’ K’s bedtime. She was excitedly talking about her plans for her birthday party. (Which we haven’t yet planned or decided on yet.) “I … Continue reading

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Pay the bills

Lil’ K’s preschool teacher related a funny story to me. In class, children were asking the teacher questions. One of them was, “why do you work here?” And Lil’ K piped up and said, “to pay the bills!” She was … Continue reading

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Heaven can wait

“When I get bigger, I want to live with you and Daddy.” “We would love that, K.” “I might not have time for myself, but I want to take care of you and Daddy so you won’t go to heaven … Continue reading

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Nightmares of a Sandwich Generation Mom

This morning, I woke up in the midst of one of the worst dreams in my recent memory. It is the stuff of my nightmares. Not monsters or ghouls, but scenarios that make my spine tingle and my hair turn … Continue reading

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