My hubby has been listening to me for 3 1/2 years say “Take me to the sea”. For a girl that has lived in South Dakota my entire 37 years, there is just something about the ocean that draws me in.  I have told him since the first time I stood drinking in the ocean… Read More


Tonight as I sit here and write, my older daughters are gone watching a volleyball game with friends and my hubby took our little on a daddy/daughter movie date. My little said, “Why don’t you come with us to the movie? It’s not like you have anything else to do tonight.” She was kinda right.… Read More


I have this huge desire in my heart to write.  I love to sit down at my computer with a blank screen and see my story come to life. When I sat down at the computer on February 4, 2009 and hit publish on my first blog post I was ecstatic.  It was so exciting… Read More


Last night I sat in my chair, completely undone. October was absolutely jam-packed. One more thing could not have fit into our lives. Tonight, I am taking a deep breath and soaking in a new month. I admit that I started October with a few unrealistic expectations. My 31 days of family got to 21… Read More