G is combining, and I need Jesus.

G is combining, and I need Jesus.

It's May 1st here in Canada, and the combines are out in full force. If you didn't grow up in a farming community you're probably thinking "ok cool, whatever." If you did grow up in a farming community, you will think one of two things: 1. She's obviously on drugs. 2. What the heck happened [...]

What is family?A different way of looking at step-kids.

What is family?A different way of looking at step-kids.

I went to therapy recently. My lovely friend helped me with some of my issues regarding my step-kid's mom. She opened my eyes to a few truths I was having trouble seeing, and it helped. But that isn't what this post is about. This post is about an epiphany of mine that happened quite recently. [...]

When you fall off the horse..literally

When you fall off the horse..literally

Well then. You can probably assume what happened from my title. G has been checking hay fields lately, this is part of his job. He has to walk through the fields and check for different kinds of weeds before the hay is cut and baled. The hay is currently up to his waist, which is [...]

The unforgivable sin

The unforgivable sin

The unforgivable sin......wait, what did we do exactly? So yesterday afternoon, I'm sitting there having coffee with my best friend when I get a text message from G. The text message contained a screen shot from his sister-in-law. The screen shot said this: "we just found out that you're going to be attending family camp [...]

Easter

Easter

Why do family relationships have to be this way? I haven't posted in a while. Partly because I've been sick as a dog for like a week, and partly because we've been busy with the Easter season and with selling our house. Yup. We're moving. Because who doesn't like packing up a house of eight [...]