Tag Archives: death in the family

Losing a Father is Hard

I wrote earlier this summer about my uncle’s funeral. What made it especially hard for me was that this uncle was my dad’s identical twin. They’d suffered through the same medical issues and had both quit taking their medications (for … Continue reading

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When you cry so much that your eyes hurt

We went to my uncle’s funeral this weekend. It was a long drive down & back for the kids, but my husband asked for the day off so he could be with us. My eyes hurt for almost 24 hours … Continue reading

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Summer Scheduling

I try to keep our schedules pretty light year-round, but that is difficult with five kids. We are going into our busy season now – with vacation bible school this week and one week in July, t-ball for ds#1 (only … Continue reading

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