Funny Little Conversation

Today I left church with the kids alone since Josh was heading in a different direction. We pulled through Zaxby’s drive-thru in order for me to get on to the business of a nap as soon as possible. I spotted a high school guy from church that is the boyfriend of a girl we all know. I mentioned that I saw him and referred to him as so-and-so’s boyfriend. Ruby spoke up with great assertion and said, “I am never going to have a boyfriend.” Molly gasped and said, “WHAAAAT?” Ruby said it again without any hesitation. “I am never ever going to have a boyfriend. ” Mack is puzzled by her perspective, but for a different reason than Molly….he says to Ruby, “but then you’ll never get to have a precious little son like me.” Ruby rolled her eyes and then Molly baffles me when she starts asking Ruby, “What if God CALLS you to have a boyfriend?” Ruby, again, says, “Molly, hush. I’m not gonna have a boyfriend. That’s it. ” Molly continues to press the point. “Ruby, but what if God CALLS you to be married? Will you just be disobedient? If He CALLS you to be married, you should get married. ” Ruby didn’t seem to really give. She just dismissed Molly’s yapping and said, “Not gonna have a boyfriend. ” I was laughing. Ruby wants nothing to do with the boyfriend mess. Molly can’t imagine […]

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Molly’s post!

Hey it’s Molly!! This week my pawpaw (grandpa) stayed with my siblings and me! Saturday we went to my brother’s football game and out to eat Mexican with my uncle. On Sunday we went to church and went back home. On Monday we did school and went to my brother’s football practice. On Tuesday my sister (Ruby) and I went […]

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Working Hard

Today seems to have gone so much better than yesterday! The kids have worked hard—from chores to piano to math, reading, spelling, writing, history and geography. It’s been a good day. I have enjoyed being with them and helping them learn. Molly has discovered she enjoys Geronimo Stilton books. Mack is reading better and better every day. Ruby is moving […]

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A Productive Day After All

There were a room full of ladies from Sunday School class over last night, and we enjoyed talking until about 10:00. Then, I spent some more time talking to Josh. It was late when I finally went to sleep, which has made our morning a bit challenging. I’m too embarrassed to say exactly what time we got started on actual […]

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