Archive for August, 2008

What a Week It’s Been =)

I just wanted to write an update on Ricky’s progress this week.  I can’t thank you all enough for all of the phone calls, emails, and cards we’ve gotten in the mail.  I am in the process of writing out thank you cards, but please know that we appreciate everything that everyone has done for us.

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Faith

Such a small word with such deep meaning.  I was contemplating  the word faith this morning and what it means to me.   I love Hebrews 11:1.  I have this verse hanging in my kitchen.  I see it every day and it makes me smile. 

Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.

Hebrews 11:1

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Playing Ball With Daddy

Since Lily was at school this morning, Riley needed a little one on one time.  He wanted to go get a new backpack since he starts preschool on Tuesday.  He picked out Spiderman. Daddy actually got out this morning and went with us to Target to pick it out.  Riley enjoyed that.

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First Day of School

Today was Lily’s first day of Kindergarten.  I can’t believe it.  She was so excited and couldn’t wait to go this morning.  She had her clothes laid out before bed last night and her first day of school breakfast planned. 

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Ice Cream Smiles

                                                                Ice cream by the fountain

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Keepin’ It Real

Okay, I have promised myself to keep it real on this blog.  Today is one of those days that I thought about not even mentioning.   Why should I bring you all down when you hear what a bad day it was today?  Why should I even bring it up?  I decided that in order to portray the true picture of what our family is experiencing, you must hear the bad as well as the good.  Today was awful.  Just awful.

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Wordless Wednesday

       This is the day the LORD has made; 
       let us rejoice and be glad in it

Psalm 118:24