Posted by melodieshouse on January 19, 2011
I’ve been wanting to say something as a mom and as a Christian for quite some time about the movement known as Full Quiver or Quiverfull. A midwife I know blogged about the notion of a full quiver and what it means to her over on MommyMidwife’s Blog last week. I have to say that […]
Posted by melodieshouse on February 23, 2010
I stepped away from my computer for a few minutes this earlier this afternoon and didn’t lock my bedroom door. While I was downstairs, Angela, one of my 3-yr-old twins, got busy. I came back upstairs and ran her out of the master bathroom and sat back down at the computer. My computer, an iMac […]
Posted by melodieshouse on September 20, 2009
I realized this weekend, again, that my children are growing too fast. My oldest, Melissa, is 6, and yesterday my husband took the training wheels off her bike. I know age 6 is not prodigious for going 2-wheels only, but I still feel so proud of her. She took to balancing on her bike so […]
Posted by melodieshouse on May 25, 2009
Someone sent a link to this video via a homeschoolers’ list I subscribe to. This is an interesting role reversal. I’m not sure if I should laugh or cry at this one. Listen carefully to what the kids are saying about their parents.
Posted by melodieshouse on April 25, 2009
Would you believe while I whined about missing my iMac I forgot there was an iMac G4 (yes, the little half basketball) 2 feet over on the next counter playing a photo slideshow that I could use? That’s what having 4 kids in 3-1/2 yrs will do to your mind.
Posted by melodieshouse on April 9, 2009
Melissa’s birthday was actually 2 weeks ago, and I’ve finally got around to reporting on it. She’s my oldest, and even though it’s been 6 years since I gave birth to her, time has flown so fast it seems like it was only yesterday that I brought her forth into this world. It just doesn’t seem that long ago that I was holding her to my body nursing her and calling her my “little bitty girl.”
Posted by melodieshouse on January 30, 2009
I hired yet another babysitter over the weekend to work part-time.
Posted by melodieshouse on January 15, 2009
I’m still looking for someone to provide regular childcare during the week.
Posted by melodieshouse on December 31, 2008
Would you believe nanny #3 didn’t work out either!?
Posted by melodieshouse on December 16, 2008
Well, I went through 3 nannies in 4 days!