These past few months, your father and I have been having so major disagreements about things, and there’s just no getting beyond them. I very much want our family to last, but I know that it’s not going to happen. It breaks my heart to think of you kids shuttling from household to household, never… Continue reading A sad time for our family
We are settling into the spirit of fall, but with super warm temperatures so we can spend so much time outside enjoining the beauty of the fall colors and the leaves starting to fall. Yesterday, we had a fire in our fire pit, and roasted marshmallows and made S’Mores. The kids had the chance to… Continue reading Halloween!
October 23rd, 2015, was the first day that I had a clue that something was seriously wrong with me, and November 21st was the day I was officially diagnosed. It is so weird looking back on how our lives have changed. I hope not too much for you kids. I have tried really hard to… Continue reading Coming up on one year
My two sweet youngest children, you both continue to grow and astound me. Raisa, you are now eight months old, you have four teeth, you are eating food, and you love to crawl (sort of) and scoot across the room. You are very social and you love going to Butler and watching all the… Continue reading My sweet Nicolas and Raisa
Miguel, you are 5’6″ (and a teenager!), and you love to lord it over me how you are so much taller than me. You’re happy to be done with soccer, and are really excited about Boy Scouts this year. You had a campout this weekend where they left you in the woods a tarp… Continue reading Miguel and Mariana
Yesterday, Nicolas asked me where Brownsburg is. (Mariana has a playoff game there coming up). I said, “Far away.” Nicolas replied, “Is it a little past Eagle Creek?” “Yes.” “And it’s outside of Indianapolis?” “Yes.” “Greenwood is, too. It’s far, far away on the Southside of Indianapolis, and it’s in Johnson County.”
We are having a busy fall this year, with both Mariana and Miguel doing fall sports at their respective schools. Mariana is on the 5/6 volleyball team at Orchard with coach Chelsea, and Miguel is now on the 7/8 soccer team at Sycamore. During the day, everyone is at school, and Raisa and I get… Continue reading Settling into fall