Archives for May 2013

Mama: Theme Thursday

The mamas in my life: My very own bestest-in-the-world mama (and a drunken Ezekiel?): My daddy’s mama, Grandma Betty, who is fierce and loving and holy and a force to be reckoned with: My mama by marriage, and a better mother in law than I deserve or ever could have hoped for: Kevin’s Grandma Henrietta, […]

You Can’t Fix Joy

It’s been a rough couple of weeks.  The house hasn’t been truly clean in I don’t know how long.  (Oh yes, I do.  It was when the housekeeper came 3 weeks ago.)  The laundry hasn’t been caught up since before that.  And all that would probably be okay if I was having a spectacularly creative […]

3 Reasons, Vol. 2

You guys.  I was completely overwhelmed by the contributions to last month’s 3 Reasons post.  It was a beautiful outpouring of support for those of us who sometimes feel weakened in face of continuous attacks on Catholicism.  If this is your first time here, feel free to check out the previous posts, or skip to the […]

Driving in Korea

When we moved here, I had heard so much about driving here that I was pretty sure I’d never want to attempt it.  I knew taxis were easy to come by and cheap, and I’d heard that driving here was nightmarish.  So with only one car, I figured Kevin (braver by far than I am […]

Play: Theme Thursday

As you know, my favorite subjects are my children.  But I wanted to do something different today. Behold, my beloved. f/1.8, 1/1000, ISO 1600, Lomo effect added f/1.8, 1/1000, ISO 1600, B/W added in editing f/1.8, 1/1000, ISO 1600 This man.  I am so blessed.  Blessed to hold those hands.  Blessed to hear his voice […]

Consider Yourself Warned: Another 3 Reasons is in the mix!

This Friday, y’all!  It’ll be the first Friday of the month, and around these parts, that means ‘nother edition of 3 Reasons I Love Catholicism.   And depending on your personality, you can take this as a warning or an invitation: my post will contain some PG-13 material.  😉 Hope to see you back then! […]