Monthly Archives: October 2012


Karen started us off with a Halloween breakfast! Rachel and a friend chose their costumes together. After sitting out last year, Jonathan did go trick-or-treating this year with other kids in his class […]

Do not be anxious about anything

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 4:6-7)

Eugene Kim’s Eagle Ceremony

Today, we attended Eugene Kim’s Eagle ceremony at Cherokee Ranch. Jonathan was Eugene’s “Project Buddy” or PB on the project. Eugene’s project was to plan, build, transport, and install benches […]

Dad and R Day

Today J is still at scout campout and K is at her brother’s. R was supposed to have a soccer game, but it was canceled due to this week’s snowfall has left the fields still too wet. So, we slept in late, goofed off, went to the new dollar store, and took Zanna for a […]

Dad and R Night

With J at a scout campout and K down at her brother’s house, it was just R and me tonight. We just relaxed, watched some Matlock and Murder She Wrote. She’s fun to hang out with.

First Snow

Today we woke up to this season’s first snowfall. It started last evening which, of course, got the kids’ hopes up for a snow day. R did a snow dance, flushed an ice cube, put a spoon under her pillow […]

Be There

Today, K flew down to her brother’s. He could use her help over the next few days and when she first thought of going, she didn’t say “I’ve got my own family that needs me”, “I’m too busy”, “I’ve committed […]