Nicholas at Seven

My Sweetest Nicholas, I can't believe you turned 7 this month. SEVEN! I know I say it every year, but I don't know how the time passes so quickly. Seven was a big year for you. You grew so much, both in height and maturity. This year's school year was tougher than Kindergarten, but you kept at it and it got a lot better. And the light bulb lit up for you when it came to reading. I was so … [Read more...]

Thankful for This Body

I am thankful for this body of mine. I haven't been very good to it over the last decade, I don't give it enough exercise and I feed it too much crap. Still, it has been forgiving of me. This amazing body has brought two beautiful sons into the world. I am in awe that I have been so unkind to this body and it hasn't broken down on me. But it's time to show how thankful I am, and take care of it … [Read more...]