Category Archives: father’s day

Time keeps on slippin’

Tomorrow my baby is turning 8. 8 years ago I became a mom for the first time and was introduced to the wonderful world of parenting. It’s hard to believe Iain is going to be 8 years old. It seems like only yesterday he was telling me “I tix it, Momma, I tix it!” when […]

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Stephanie - June 26, 2007 - 3:02 am

I’m going to cram all of my comments into this one little box….

about the “so cliche that time goes by so fast” – I think this is why I find it so imperative to live my best life with my children,and not waste any of it on the mundane, or let it go by unnoticed with my blessing. It can be so magical and beautiful if we only make the room! :)
How wonderful you trip and adventuring sounds! And all those beautiful stones! Splendid! I’m so jealous.
Dh has this week off, and the best we can hope for in these parts is arrowheads and 250 million year old rocks. Not too shabby, maybe, but certainly not as glamorous as your beautiful amethysts!

whimsigal - June 26, 2007 - 4:11 am

You know what was really funny to me? When we were picking out the flecks of stones from the “pan”, Iain kept exclaiming, “We’re rich!” He would pick up a chip and commit it to paying off our house, car, etc. It just cracked me up! We really, really enjoyed ourselves that day. I bet my boys would have been doubly excited if they uncovered some ancient arrowheads or fossilized rocks! That is pretty cool, too!