Monday, December 28, 2009

Sunday, November 15, 2009

November 13


Raking at the chapel on Friday

November 11


At the St. Louis Zoo - no zoom

November 9


I coaxed this smile out of Josiah while the kids played at the park after Good News Club

November 8


Ellie and Stephen playing in the leaves

October 31


Believers Bible Chapel annual bonfire

Friday, October 30, 2009

October 27


The table runner... loaded.

October 26


A table runner I made for an autumn centerpiece

October 25


Stephen and Kate enjoying Jonathan playing a new car racing game on the computer

October 24


Some friends at a ladies conference I went to last weekend

October 22


Imagine my dismay when I found the distruction wrought upon my thread drawer by mice...

October 21



A couple of views from ann autumn walk around the property

October 20


Our five guineas follow our rooster around constantly. I wonder if he ever gets tired of them, or if he just enjoys the attention?

October 17


some autumn color in Pacific, MO... about 10 minutes from our house

October 15


Most of our winter squash harvest

October 13


On our wonderful trip to the Butterfly House

October 4


Some of the kids on the other side of the creek (they really enjoyed canoing!)

October 3


Jonathan relaxing at BBC's weekend family camp at Dayspring

October 1


Boys and cars

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

September 28


Grace fell asleep at naptime in her sunglasses. She was starting to wake up as I took the picture, and it's blurry to boot, but I still thought she earned the photo of the day.

September 26


View from the Missouri River bridge at Washington, MO (they're doing some construction on the bridge and Jonathan and I were waiting for the light on our anniversary date)

September 25


Sleepy Stephen

September 23


Anniversary chicken pot pie

September 21


a hint of color to come!

September 19


headed to the van after an afternoon working at the chapel

September 17


sunny day picnic

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

September 14



At Thierbach Orchards in Marthasville, Missouri

September 13


Hair cuts for Kate and Grace

September 12


Gerald and Dee's 25th anniversary vow renewal kiss!

September 9


At Ellie and Siah's joint B-day party (the one with presents).

September 8


Happy 10th birthday, Josiah!

September 7


The new KBC chapel

September 6


Campfire and singing at KBC - bliss!

September 5


Dreams come true

September 4


On the way to Hutchinson

Friday, September 4, 2009

September 3 - Happy 11th Birthday Ellie!


Ellie's birthday dinner was tonight. She and Josiah (whose bday is next Tues) will have a joint party next week, but for tonight, she got to choose her birthday dinner.

And, just because he's so cute, an extra one... of Stephen and Maggie (Dad and Mom Smith's dog):

September 2


This wonderful sunflower plant volunteered in the middle of our garden. Love it!