Mini Van Dreams

Family Life

The Battle of the Scale

One of the lovely side affects of PCOS can be weight gain and difficulty losing it.  When you have a diagnosis of PCOS, you are considered to have an insulin resistance.  Your body makes the insulin, but you don’t use it.  Depending on how bad this, depends on whether you have to take artificial insulin.  […] Read more…

Happy Father’s Day!

It totally slipped my mind that today is father’s day… I did remember to make my husband a card, thank goodness.  Unfortunately, my dad passed away several years ago, but I have been blessed to have several men in our extended family that have stepped up to the plate… especially my wonderful father-in-law. So, to […] Read more…

Vacation Bible School

So, somehow I’ve been roped into being a 5th grade teacher for Vacation Bible School.  Now, don’t get me wrong… I don’t mind teaching at VBS… its the fact they are 5th graders.  I’ve taught 3rd graders, PreK, Kindergarten and 3&4 year olds.  But, 5th grade?  I can only imagine. The theme this year is […] Read more…

That’s My Mommy!

Since having kids, occasionally there are moments that just stop my cold in my tracks and make my heart hurt… in a good way.  A few weeks ago, Nana and I took the kids to a local teaching farm for a baby animal festival.  The kids loved it.  So much so, Miss Morgan threw herself […] Read more…