Blog Archives for category Matthew

4H Animal Science Quiz Bowl/Skill-A-Thon 2016

It has been MONTHS since I’ve had time to do much blogging. Paul’s new job position, the holidays, baby preparations,… Continue reading »

Happy Birthday, Matthew!

Each year I’m astonished by how much Matthew changes. He was a gift to our family during a time when… Continue reading »

Please Be Praying For Matthew

Obviously not thrilled, it’s Matthew’s turn to have his wisdom teeth removed. All four of his are impacted. Having had… Continue reading »

Matthew’s Braces

I know everyone thinks there doctor is the best, but truly our orthodontist is *THE BEST*. 😀 We first met… Continue reading »

Enjoying Fall

(Written last week….) The weather is supposed to be cooler, right? It is fall and it is Alabama. The leaves… Continue reading »

Matthew’s 15th Birthday

Matthew’s name means “Gift of God”. That certainly is what he is to our family. To celebrate this year, he… Continue reading »

some days

Some days just have a few surprises in store. Jacob prepared to leave to buy chicken food and realized the… Continue reading »

more braces

Matthew had is bottom braces added this morning. He’s sore today, but not too bad. I can tell such a… Continue reading »

Matthew and I, at Gigi’s

OK. So there is this little cupcake place. I don’t stop there often because it’s expensive and let’s be honest,… Continue reading »

…and Matthew’s 14th Birthday

The year Darby was born, we had birthday cake for Matthew at our local hospital.  He said she was the… Continue reading »

Family Life

A few random pictures from yesterday…so many things are changing in our world.  – Time never stops.  I know the… Continue reading »


Mr. Matt tried his hand at chopping wood this last week: He chopped for most of the afternoon and then… Continue reading »