I forgot to record my thoughts about life with Cole at 14 months! (Welcome to motherhood, right?!) What this means is that big changes have been happening in the Hall house since I last wrote to you, Cole. Here's the Top 10 List of you as a 15-month-old: 1. The gate at the top of … Continue reading Cole @ 15 Months
A warm spring day. Bubbles full of light. Chubby hands chasing something new. Enjoy the sweet, simple things of today. Have a wonderful week.
It's interesting, being a parent. I can see now how it starts to consume you, this child that relies solely on you for every necessity. It's difficult to separate "life" and "life as a parent." Conversation with friends, neighbors and even strangers changes the moment you have a child. During the first six months the … Continue reading Independence Days
Are things looking up? With the recession and all that comes with it, it is challenging to keep your head afloat, much less maintain a positive attitude. I had yet another friend let me know that she is looking for work to combat these tough economic times. I find it discouraging in my business to … Continue reading Look Up
One of the most growth-enhancing periods of my life was just a few years ago. Many things happened during that time period - many changes and miracles and blessings. My life hardly even looks the same as it did before then. But amid all of the changes to our circumstances, I attribute the majority of … Continue reading Download Day – Remember
I don't think I need to even comment on this photo since it speaks louder than words about Cole's willingness to give free kisses and his cousin, Mackenzie who pretends to not like it when she asks for one. And don't forget Grandma Coleman's lipstick mark on Cole's cheek that stayed with him all afternoon. … Continue reading Kissing Cousins
Jason and I recently went to the Michael Buble' concert and loved every second of it except the 45 minutes it took to get off the freeway. However, in spite of the gridlock and honking and trying to get more than one car through the green light each time, he was actually able to pull … Continue reading Download Day – Everything