Tagged with hope

Christmas in July (Recap)

Christmas in July (Recap)

I know, it has been a long time since I posted. To get back into the swing of things, I thought I would share some of the Christmas in July projects the kiddo and I worked on. We made cute little angel bear ornaments to put away to give as gifts, did winter-themed math and … Continue reading

Winter Magic

Winter Magic

It is winter here in Upstate NY… with freezing cold temperatures, snow (or icy rain), and howling wind. I know that sounds like something I should hate, but it isn’t, even if I were to try. I love the winter, I always have. I think snow is magical and winter, although seemingly cold and barren, … Continue reading

Good Friday

Good Friday

Today is Good Friday, and I am going to be completely honest: I dislike Good Friday. It depresses me endlessly. We read Isaiah 52:13-53:12 during the Good Friday liturgy and it makes me want to cry. He was despised and rejected by others; a man of suffering and acquainted with infirmity; and as one from … Continue reading

Five Years

Five Years

Somehow, this little baby is turning five today. I am not sure how that happened since it feels like he was just born– although at the same time, it feels like he has always been my baby and my life has always been being his mom. Strange, I know. He is such a joy and … Continue reading

Photo & Quote

Photo & Quote

I’m working on a lengthier post, but until then, here is a photo-quote to hold you over. Just in case you need one, that is. I found this quote in a magazine years ago and it really spoke to me. The “hope” pebble is something my mom gave me.