The Invisible Man

I recently had the opportunity to take my daughter and her sweet friend to a Lauren Daigle concert. It was her birthday present; you know 'experiences and not stuff' and all of that really awesome sounding parenting paraphernalia. I like to pretend that I'm totally rocking this whole anti-materialistic parenting technique thing, you know? So [...]

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Let It Snow

Today is November 13th. We live in south Texas. Those two things are of great importance to this story. You see, one week ago today the kids and I were at an outdoor festival. It was steaming hot. The temperature reached a disagreeable 86 degrees with 98% humidity. Pleasant? No. Typical? Sadly, yes. That's why [...]

Because of Some Blankets

We hear a lot of stories these days about hatred, violence, destruction, death. I am loathe to turn on the news because it is chock full of these things and utterly depressing. It often feels like we are living a lost cause and that the good has fled from the hearts of all humanity. The [...]

Inaccessible 

I went to the dentist this week. I could probably stop there because that pretty much sums up everything. It's been a root canal of a week, let me tell you. Speaking of root canals, I apparently need one. Yay. Me. It's not because I have a cavity from not brushing my teeth but because [...]