Gobble, Gobble from the Sunshine State…   We arrived in Florida during the very early morning hours on Thanksgiving day.  We were so excited to be spending Thanksgiving with our […]


First night in a strange bed… After battening down the hatches (so to speak) during these past few windy, cold days we decided it was time to start sleeping in […]

10/27/2013:  Day

Buried Alive!   Emma was taken down to (what we Christians call) the liquid grave today. Even though the weather was chilly (and the water) she wanted to be baptized […]

We now have two children on their way to Heaven!   Emma gave her heart to Jesus at the morning worship service today!   She has been talking to me […]


We. Have. Keys. After a long and stressful wait, we finally closed on our house today!  It felt so good to have the keys in my hands. It’s a little […]

9/28/2013:  Day 190

We conquered Brasstown Bald!!!   We’ve lived in the shadow of “The Bald” for the past 5 months.  We’ve looked upon it nearly every day from our campsite.  We have […]

9/21/2013:  Day 184

DATE NIGHT:  A LONG TIME COMING The past half a year we have spent dateless (can’t believe we’ve been in Georgia that long).  It’s not like we had frequent dates […]

9/11/2013:  Day 174

Pool:  CLOSED! The day we’ve been dreading has finally arrived.  🙁 When I looked out the screen door and all the chairs were gone from around the pool, my heart […]

8/24/2013:  Day 156

Corn Hole Palooza! Okay, maybe not exactly but it could’ve been if it hadn’t started raining. Anna and Cash watching the ladies whip up on the guys.  🙂 The rain […]

8/22/2013:  Day 154

First Day of School!   What was I thinking???  I really thought I would wait until September to reconvene.  But, we’re doing things differently this year and the excitement of […]