The Meal Deal: March 2017

Wed 3/1: Deep Dish Pizza (bring one to Smith’s) Thurs 3/2: Spaghetti (Small Group) Friday 3/3:  Eat Out Sat 3/4: Port Orchard w/ Raney Seniors Sun 3/5: Port Orchard w/ Raney Seniors Mon 3/6: Sloppy Joes (Swim Lessons/Raney Seniors in town) Tues 3/7: Lasagna Soup Wed 3/8: Grilled Chicky Salads Thurs 3/9: Garlic Chicky Bowtie Pasta Fri 3/10: Breakfast! Sat 3/11: Chicky […]

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The Meal Deal: February 2017

Wed 2/1: Glazed Lemon Honey Garlic Chicky Thurs 2/2: Chicky Taquitos (Small Group) Friday 2/3:  Eat Out (P/Up rents at airport) Sat 2/4: Pizza (Rents in town) Sun 2/5: P.F. Chang’s Chicky Lettuce Wraps (Rents in town/no Trey) Mon 2/6: Freezer Lasagna (Rents in town/no Trey) Tues 2/7: NEW! Ham & Cheese Pockets w/ stromboli ingredients (Rents in town/no […]

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A Bunch of Blue Eggs

We are in the early stages of teaching Jaxon to pray.  We break up the prayer into short, repeat-after-me snippets. Us: Dear Jesus Jax: Dear Jesus Us: Thank you for my family Jax: Fank you for my fam-a-we … I could listen to that precious chubby cheek 3yr old voice all day long.  Anyway, tonight’s […]

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The Meal Deal: January 2017

Sun 1/1: KANSAS! Mon 1/2: KANSAS! Tues 1/3:  AIRPORT! Wed 1/4: Tacos Thurs 1/5: Spaghetti (Small Group) Fri 1/6: Chicky Caesar Salads Sat 1/7: NEW! Ham & Cheese Pockets Sun 1/8: Parmesan Crusted Chicky in Cream Sauce, Rice & Green Beans Mon 1/9: Enchiladas (Clean Plate Club) Tues 1/10: Grandma Freezer Soup (Clean Plate Club) Wed 1/11: McD’s […]

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The Meal Deal: December 2016

Thurs 12/1: Navajo Tacos Fri 12/2: Daddy’s Cookin’ Breakfast for Dinner! Sat 12/3:  Ham & Cheese Sliders Sun 12/4: Creamy Mater Tortellini Soup & Bread Mon 12/5: NEW! Crispy Baked Buffalo Chicky Wings & Salad Tues 12/6: Lasagna (Small Group Christmas Party!) Wed 12/7: Enchiladas & Refried Beans Thurs 12/8: Pasta Miasta (Jase’s 1st Birthday!) Fri 12/9: Grilled Monterey Chicky, Baked […]

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This Little Light of Mine

Today is Thursday, which means it’s popcorn day at Brynn’s school!  In exchange for a quarter, the kids purchase popcorn from the PTA on Thursdays.  This is…a very big deal.  As in, it’s in my calendar with an alert and we do NOT forget to send a quarter in her lunch bag on Thursdays, lest […]

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Our Happy Announcement

Today started like any other day.  I woke up late, raced Brynn to the bus stop, and went about my daily business.  Hubs and I spent the prior night hashing out the timing once more of the adoption we’ve been saving and planning and praying on for years.  Trey once again gave me the green […]

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The Meal Deal: November 2016

Tues 11/1: Rotisserie Chicky, Mashed Taters & Green Beans Wed 11/2: Slow Cooker Loaded Baked Tater Soup Thurs 11/3: Coconut Chicky & Tots Fri 11/4: Sat 11/5: Papa Murphy’s Sun 11/6: Lasagna Soup w/ French Bread Mon 11/7: Grilled Honey BBQ Bacon Chicky Kabobs Tues 11/8: Slow Cooker French Dips (Small Group/Mom in town) Wed 11/9: Costco Pizza & Asian Cashew […]

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The Meal Deal: October 2016

Sat 10/1: Spaghetti, Lemon Broccoli Saute & French Bread Sun 10/2: Cheeseburger Wraps Mon 10/3: NEW! Glazed Lemon Honey Garlic Chicky & CotC Tues 10/4: Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Wed 10/5: Mom’s Beef Stew Thurs 10/6: NEW! Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicky & Pasta Fri 10/7: Leftover Pork Quesadillas & Guac (Tarl Only) Sat 10/8: Olive Garden Pasta E Fagioli (Tarl Only) Sun 10/9: Ham & […]

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I remember…a Kindergarten Post

I remember… I remember those 2 pink lines.  5am.  Bathroom floor.  Uncontrollable sobbing.  2 years of infertility.  Finished.  She was here and she was mine.  A miracle baby.  My miracle baby. I remember the first time I heard her heartbeat.  I needed to hear it again.  Again and again and again.  I bought a doppler […]

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