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This is the Day That the Lord Has Made

I will rejoice and be glad in it. Today our contract on the house in Wadsworth expires.  Honestly, I really thought we would have sold our house by now. In my human wisdom, I thought it would be nice to not have keep a house clean to show with 4 children under foot for several… Continue reading This is the Day That the Lord Has Made

quotable kiddos

Quotable Kiddos

Maggie came with me to a meeting at my parent’s house the other night. She was going to choose a video to watch in the other room. The conversation went like this: Maggs: Can I watch that amb… you know, the deer movie? Me: You mean Bambi? Maggs: Yeah, Ambi, I like that one. I… Continue reading Quotable Kiddos

kid stuff · Miscellaneous · motherhood

Potty Talk

So many of my friends are considering potty training a little guy this week or next! Per Briana’s request, I am trying to stretch my mind back a few years and remember this potentially daunting passage into big boy/girl underwear. Here is how we do it at the Reyes house: 1. We do actually potty… Continue reading Potty Talk



One item Jason and I are discussing investing in is a nice camera. I have a digital camera, but it is very basic and the pictures are okayish. Because we are moving, we want to have nice pictures of the kids to send the grandparents, or post on our blog. What is a good choice?