This is going to be a quick post because I just need to share the GREATEST little recipe with you for the YUMMIEST, SOFTEST, THICKEST, most FLAVORFUL cake donuts we have honestly ever eaten . . . and there is a video to watch too. No, it isn’t of us making these donuts but from… Read More Post #13 – The BEST CAKE DONUTS . . . and they are so EASY to make!
I received this sweet meme yesterday morning from my friend Esmerelda. She was so thoughtful to include me in her country’s celebration of Motherhood. This is my 4th time celebrating Costa Rica’s Mother’s Day on August 15th, yet we have only lived here for 30 months. So how is that possible? Because we already got… Read More Post #12 – My 4th Costa Rican Mother’s Day
As I lay in bed, I can thankfully hear the sweet sounds of my family below getting ready for a brand new day. I have thoroughly enjoyed listening to the movements they are making downstairs. The tinkling sound of forks being shuffled through, each person trying to find just the right one to eat with.… Read More Post #11 – Mama got sick
Last week we did something we have never done before. We had a Back to Homeschool Celebration to kick off Year 3 of the kids homeschooling. YEAR 3 . . . how did that happen? Of all the reasons I am MOST grateful we moved to Costa Rica, homeschooling my kids is probably… Read More Post #10 – Back to Homeschool Celebration – Year 3
How did time go by so fast? It seems like yesterday my kids were this little, sitting in front of our home on Damon Way. I remember moving to that home with just the first 2 in this picture, than numbers 3 and 4 have also come along. Damon Way was a home that… Read More Post #9 – Selling our HOME!
Why is it so difficult to share with others when life gets hard? Why do we pull away, almost in shame that our lives aren’t going the way we hoped they would? Why do we fear other’s facial expressions, noises they make with their mouths (ooh, ahhh or hum??) or even worse, their actual opinions?… Read More Post #8 – When life gets hard, don’t be afraid of the beeps!