Monthly Archives: February 2009

A trip down memory lane…

      Tim and I recently returned from our first “all day over night date” since the arrival of baby #3 (a very big thanks to Mimi and Grandpa who took excellent care of our kiddos and even managed to get little EC to take her bottles).  It was a wonderful 26 hours kids-free!  Yes, I […]

The Art of Begging

H and IJ were at it again—fighting over something ridiculous!  We were driving home and I asked for both of them to apologize to one another and then to drop it.  Well, IJ said sorry but H could not let it go and so it continued… H:  Nope, I am not sorry! Mom:  Well then […]


“We though, are going to love—love and be loved.  First we were loved, now we love.  He loved us first.” I John 4:19

Daddy Games

I must admit there are just some things that dads do better than moms.  In our household Daddy definitely wins hands down with the following: wrestling, goofing off, rough-housing, and silly/crazy games.  When Dad initiates any of these activities he quickly goes from father figure to kid #4 in the Mac fam.  Dad and kiddos have […]

School Girl

I cannot help but notice how much H has grown-up this past year.  She is not so little anymore and has become such a “school girl.”  I miss her presence at home during the week but I love watching her mature into a beautiful young girl.  Here is an up-to-date resume about all the big […]