Showing posts from September 22, 2013

My Life Isn't Perfect

My life and family are not perfect! But look at that picture! I mean, it's beautiful.  Emmy takes remarkable pictures.  And this family looks perfect.  But no family is perfect.  Dad was out of work for over a year because this economy sucks.  We are still struggling.  It's okay.  He has a job now and we are all thrilled and thanking the Lord.   What about those kids?  All kids have struggles.  Middle school and high school are a force we all have to reckon with. It's brutal.  Life just sometimes sucks.  Families can be pains, but despite all that we still smile and support each other.  Just like in this picture.  Therefore, it is great to look back remember what it is we smiled about....

1.  One Sunday in church, I saw a little guy literally strutting through the chapel.  It was a sight to behold.
2.  My birthday made me smile a lot.  We had the missionaries over.  We ate food, we laughed, it was good.
3.  It was Kristin's sweet sixteen party.  We had a "red car…