There Is A Reason For This Season

There Is A Reason For This Season

AMEN!!!! If you happen to be going through a TESTING period, please know that REST is COMING! Hold on, don’t give up hope, and keep your FAITH STRONG! Even though it may seem as though this season will never end, it WILL! And even when times seem DARK, there is ALWAYS LIGHT at the end of the tunnel.Continue reading

Free Encouraging Printables!

Free Encouraging Printables!

Here are some AWESOME, FREE PRINTABLES from our friends over at Proverbs 31 Ministries! We could ALL use a little ENCOURAGEMENT sometimes… Don’t ya think? 😉

Print them out and stick them on your bathroom mirror, fridge, in your vehicle, in your office, or in your purse to view throughout your day! You could even frame them!

Whatever it is that you decided to do with them, we hope that y’all ENJOY! <3

Click here for the whole set:http://www.pinterest.com/pin/221520875395364214/

Our Road Trip Last Weekend!

Our Road Trip Last Weekend!

Hi Friends! I just realized that I never shared our little road trip with y’all from last weekend! I meant to post some pictures much sooner, but we were so busy visiting with family, and enjoying the beautiful weather outdoors, that we didn’t have time to compile it into 1 post until now.  So, here are some of the fun things we did while we were gone, along with a few pictures that we took.Continue reading

All Of Our Favorites!

All Of Our Favorites!

King cakes, beignets, crawfish, and snowballs… OH MY!!! These are ALL of our FAVORITES! (I would just DIE for a Wedding Cake snowball with condensed milk right about now.)

If you grew up in Louisiana and LOVE all of these yummy SOUTHERN treats, RAISE YOUR HAND! <3 <3 <3

Happy Tuesday, Friends!

Happy Tuesday, Friends!

Now THAT is a POWERFUL way to start a Tuesday, my friends! Sometimes we need to speak KINDNESS and ENCOURAGEMENT ourselves.

Go forth and make a DIFFERENCE today! And BELIEVE in yourself! You NEED it!

Five Things You Should Know About This Picture… Pippi Longstockings Fan Club

Five Things You Should Know About This Picture… Pippi Longstockings Fan Club

1. We shared with y’all yesterday that our oldest daughter had to choose from a list of books for  her Literature class. And to my SURPRISE… Pippi Longstockings was on the list! Pippi Longstockings was one of my TOP FAVORITE MOVIES when I was a kid. I have watched it about a MILLION times, and it NEVER GETS OLD. So, I was THRILLED when she chose to read it for her class.

2. We also decided to watch the movie for our family movie night last night. NONE of our kids had ever seen it before. And Patrick had not either! SHOCKING… I know!Continue reading

Happy Grandparent’s Day

Happy Grandparent’s Day

Happy Grandparent’s Day to all of our WONDERFUL grandparent’s out there! We hope all of you had a GREAT time with your grandbabies today! And if they live far away, we hope you at least had a chance to talk to them over the phone. 🙂

Today, we are sending our love to the SPECIAL grandparents in our life, our Maw Maw and Paw Paw, Grammie and Grampie, and Nonna and Paw Paw Randy! We LOVE all of you very much, and are very THANKFUL to have each of you in our lives. <3

Don’t Ruin A Good Day Because Of A Bad Yesterday

Don’t Ruin A Good Day Because Of A Bad Yesterday

Oh, how TRUE is this! I am HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE that we have had a really GOOD day today. It was the 1st semi-normal day that we have had since last Friday. As most of you know by now, we had our world temporarily turned upside down after getting some unsettling news at Patrick’s cardiology appointment last week. If you are just joining us, and would like a little review of what is going on with his health, you can catch up by reading HERE and HERE.

By the GRACE OF GOD, we made it through, and he has been doing well since his procedure on Tuesday. Since it was his first time having anesthesia since he was a toddler, and the fact that he very rarely takes any form of medicine, the anesthesia stayed in his system for quite some time. Because of this, he has been feeling a bit nauseated, lightheaded, and very sleepy for the past 2 days. Other than that that, he has been doing well.Continue reading