Category: windy ridge

Jessie Pearl

Tonight a magical and bittersweet thing will happen. I will put a four year old girl to bed and when the clock strikes midnight she will disappear and be replaced by a five year old girl. It seems like just yesterday that I introduced her to your guys, here. Jessie Pearl has big plans for […]

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Fierce Submission

Last night at church group a sister told us what she learned about the power of submission and it reminded me of a conversation I had with my 13 year old Wyatt earlier in the day. He came into my office and told me he wanted to memorize a new bible verse. As I write […]

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Field To Table

Our Sunday afternoon entertainment.

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Spotted Towhee of Dove Hollow

Photo by my Jace Walker. For more photos visit his blog, here.

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Easter Morn

Jessie & Olive on Easter Morn (New Kaaren Dress coming soon!)

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Resident Eagle

This fine fellow lives outside my office window. Photo captured by Jace Walker

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Sisterly

  Yesterday morn we woke up before the sun to drive our secondborn to the airport, (that is a story I will tell next), and I told Wyatt to go lay down with baby sister while we were away in case she woke up while we were gone. He didn’t retain the message in his groggy […]

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Leo Archer

In the wee morning hours the people across the sidewalk bore us a nephew. Isn’t he amazing? LEO ARCHER

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Hazel Jean

Seven years of Hazel Jean flew by. We celebrated with our tradition of going junking with grandma and going out for coffee.  She is a our beautiful little songbird. She loves to mother and keep house and is always organizing a tea party or picnic complete with homemade goodies.

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My First Car

I bought my first car from my handsome and sweet grandpa. I still remember taking my first drive down the backroads to pick up my cousin, JoAnne. I felt like a liberated adult. Sometimes I had to start it under the hood with a screwdriver. I’m sure some boy taught me how to do this […]

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