I'm a full-time wife and mom of two adorable boys. When I'm not busy trying to keep up with them I enjoy photography, traveling, planning parties and a little bit of reading.

In February of 2008 I was diagnosed with an incurable terminal lung illness, though God promised me a full and complete healing. While we wait for His timing, we're taking it one day at a time, and standing in awe of how God's using all of this for His glory. The tough road we've traveled has given us a new perspective on the fragility of life. Memories are more important to us than ever before. The goal of this blog is to share some of our family life - the ups and downs, the joys and probably some of the pains as well. It's mostly meant as a personal journal of sorts, but you're welcome to share in it. We'd like to take this opportunity to say ...


Saturday, January 9, 2010

Second Guessing

Do you ever second guess yourself as a parent?  I bought Santa bought Harrison bathtub crayons for his stocking.  They seemed like a good idea at the time.  When I When Santa was a kid they would have been a blast to have.

 ... But then ...

I suddenly realized that I'm encouraging my kids to become graffiti artists - defacing public property...

... and tatoo artists. OOPS!

Suddenly he went from being the kind big brother ...

... to scaring the poor little guy!



1 comment:

Gretchen said...

We got those for our gang a few years ago. The kids loved them. My sis and her hubby got them for their kids too...except that they are the ones who use them to leave one another notes in the shower! Go figure.