Miscellaneous

Got Legos?

If you’re like us, the holidays included new sets of legos to add to your burgeoning collection. This is an old post, but it may be helpful if you are a lego newbie! The key to lego storage is keeping the storage bin shallow. Otherwise, the tiny pieces stay at the bottom and it is… Continue reading Got Legos?

Akron Adventure · Family · Spiritual Musings

Heart Attacks, Drunk Men, and the Gospel

It was a crazy Sunday morning. I received news at 9:30 that my mom had a heart attack (I thought maybe typing those words would make it seem more real to me – it doesn’t – I still can’t believe she had a heart attack!). Frantic doesn’t even describe the next half hour. Fortunately, I… Continue reading Heart Attacks, Drunk Men, and the Gospel

Miscellaneous

Israel’s 11th Bday, Also Known As Thanksgiving ’09

First, I have to tell you the story behind Izzy’s birthday cake this year. I asked him what kind of cake he wanted and he said – and this is exactly how he said it – “I know it sounds kinda weird, but I want turkey cake because my birthday hardly ever comes on Thanksgiving.”… Continue reading Israel’s 11th Bday, Also Known As Thanksgiving ’09