Everyone is home for Christmas, our four adult children, their spouses and all the grandkids. It’s a houseful, with 16 of us counting Katie and me. We try to get everyone together every other year, and there are some things you learn. Like that you have to go to the store everyday. This year we… Continue reading home for the holidays
The “imperishable beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which in God’s sight is very precious” takes time, of which hospital waiting rooms, hours of labor and months of planning are mere shadows.
Yes, grandchildren are fun and lovable. They are also a distraction from the important work of parenting, which never really ends.