Adalia (13): Mom, I have a sore throat… …I've been barking and growling too much.
Tilly, Keziah, Megan, Adalia, Alissa and Jasmine Adalia, my firstborn and former oldest child, turned 13 on February 12. Chuck and I now have four teenagers (and one we actually made ourselves…how can my first child be a teen?!) I … Continued
I wrote a 'newspaper article' about a corpse last week. I also wrote 2 'letters'. The first one was a detective writing about a robbery and the second, was a forensic scientist writing back. On the first letter I taped … Continued
Others will read in horror, and want to hide it from their children. But hey, I'm all about keeping it real, and this is how we roll around here. Enoch turned nine on January 30th. As gifts he received assorted … Continued
Hezekiah, age 4 This weekend I was showing Keziah some of the finer points of sending letters in the mail. She was stuffing an envelope with odds and ends for her little brothers, Hilton and Terry, who live in … Continued
Due to some last-minute schedule shuffling (Tilly, Judah and Enoch were invited to attend a Civil War learning day), I ended up at the dentist with Ezra, Boaz, Kalina, Mordecai, Jubilee, Hezekiah and Avi. Not exactly my A-team for leaving … Continued