Five kids...each one it's own variety. Lots of laughter, joy and fun times. A life following Jesus...being a Jesus lover. Raising these incredible individuals and leading them towards their destiny. Stop on by, settle in for a bit and share bits and pieces of our life.
Embrace The Camera
I had William snap a picture of me this morning. I checked the camera to see if I have any latest pictures of me...and there were none. We have been so busy with moving lately that I haven't taken pictures of much. So, I had William take this picture...it's a first he has done of me and I think he did a pretty good job.
And before he could walk away I snapped this of the two of us. Isn't he tan? He got incredibly tan this summer from all the swim and beach time. Gosh, he is handsome.
I wanted to include this. Doesn't my husband look handsome? Last night we were lounging in bed and I took this. I think he looks incredibly attractive (I guess I should)...but this picture really brings out how lovely he really is.
And I had to put this one in. Esther was upstairs with us last night and she was hiding from Bryn. She didn't want her sister to know where she was. She kept on telling Matt to make her look like a pillow, so if Bryn came up she wouldn't see her. So cute. Such sweet memories.
Now, head over and see Emily and her crew Embrace the Camera!
My dad and his wife were in town the other day...and my cousin who lives 3 hours away came to have dinner with us. What a joyous day it was. Here is the first family selfie with my extended family. Good memories!
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It seems that I have been going to births for most of my adult life. The first birth I ever was at was for my niece Brianna, and that was 22 years ago. I was 18 years old and it was one of the most amazing things I have ever seen. Little did I know at that tender age that I would be attending births as a job...as a careeer.
There are so many moments that you experience as a doula. There are so many highs and lows. And there are so many hours that you are there. Many moments of laughter, maybe tears, tense decisions and talking. The first moment that I always think of is when you get that first phone call. It seems like they are always in the middle of the night. The jolt from bed you get when you hear your phone ring. It startles me. You are expecting the call any day, but somehow you didn't think it would be that night. And then the adrenaline rush comes in. Usually my doula bag is packed, a shower is a must (never too sure when you will get another one), and I usually talk wi…