Monthly Archives: July 2013

medical blahblah (complex jargon)

Yesterday I spent some time scouring our oldest son’s latest blood work results.  This was his second time to have the detailed NutrEval blood testing, which looks at plasma amino acids.  I’d really like to compare this one to his … Continue reading

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another day, another year…

I am 33 now. My family made it a wonderful day.  The weather was beautiful.  They let me sleep in.  I laid in bed for a while after Baby woke up and just let him lie beside me, playing with … Continue reading

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I take it back

In typical form, I’ve once again nearly immediately had the opposite of what I’ve blogged about happen.  This blog likes to make a hypocrite of me! It worked out this time. I was feeling a bit tired (or a lot), a … Continue reading

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adventures in food creations

My gluten-free kid has been missing pop-tarts.  His siblings eat them occasionally (at least their organic, whole grain version), so he’s had that reminder of what used to be. Until today. I put aside my massive list of excuses and just did it.  … Continue reading

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home again, and getting ready to leave again!

We had a wonderful time away last week!  I so appreciated hearing from the missionaries about their work around the world.  It helped me put life in perspective, motivated me in tangible ways for my own life, and was fun … Continue reading

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