A Time for Change

Like a folk song from the 60’s, people keep telling me there’s a time and season for everything. “I’m exhausted,” I say, “the baby’s not sleeping well.” A knowing wink, a nod of the head, “It won’t last forever,” they say, “It’s just your season.” (Turn, turn, turn!) “I can clean all day,” I say,…

Medieval Grandmas

This is DH and I a few weeks before we got engaged: Wait–is my Geek showing? Good. And huzzah! That weapon I’m wearing was actually DH’s first birthday present to me. He really knows how to woo. Woo me, at least. But then, we did meet in BYU’s medieval history club (aka The Quill and…

My “Have Done” List

It’s 1:15. There’s a house under all this mess, and it’s starting to smell weird. I sigh. It’s like Groundhog Day.  No matter how much I clean, it will look the same it does now by the time I wake up in the morning. Yet it has to be done. I set my timer for…