Love: If you're happy and you know it

“Aren’t you happy that I’m happy you’re home?”“Oh yeah. I’m happy,” Mr. T deadpans, without looking away from his computer screen.A few seconds go by.I watch as he then claps twice and gives me a curious little side-eye.A beat passes before I burst into laughter.Image used with permission....more

4 Things My Husband Taught Me

Genesis 2:24 (NIV)That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh....more

Buz Off! You Bug(gers)

It is summer in Canada; it is likely summer in lots of other places as well.  Well probably not Australia. I am pretty sure it’s winter there now.  But I digress....more

Happy Birthday - I hope it's not pants...................................

My other half is having a birthday today.  Not that he makes a big presentation of it.  It truly is less of a bang and more of a whimper affair.  I don't think it's an age thing.  I won't tell you his age for fear of embarrassing the poor lad.  Suffice to say he's over 40 by precisely 4 years.  Whoops!  ...more

The serious business of laughter

My son laughs at the slapstick pratfalls on a television show. He laughs at the goofy knock-knock jokes that I tell him. And he is super ticklish. And all those things make me really happy....more

2 Weddings... One month – Little things to laugh about...2

2 Weddings... One month – Little things to laugh about...2Proverbs 17:22 [Full Chapter]A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones....more

2 Weddings... One month – Little things to laugh about...

2 Weddings... One month – Little things to laugh about...Psalm 126:2Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy. Then it was said among the nations, “The Lord has done great things for them.”...more

Flab Workouts, Mechanical Bulls, and a Trip to the Gyno

I have the best girlfriends on the planet. The Best. These gals are my rock, the women I text at any time of the day or night when I think I might go over the edge, the women who came to the hospital when I was pushing my babies out of my girl parts. They have seen me from all angles, literally, and they still love me....more

I Laugh, You Laugh, We All Laugh

Once, when I was a teenager, there was this woman who had just gotten a two-scoop ice cream cone from one of the ice cream shops in the mall. As she was walking away from the counter and started to take that first scrumptious lick, the two scoops flopped right out of her cone onto the floor....more
maggie74 It's amazing how the little ones do that. As long as they're not hurt, that's all that ...more

Loosening up the knots

I had really rough back pain this week, and then when the orthopedic physician said about arthritis working in the equation, well, the pain in the head worrying about it was almost matching the pain in my lower back.I forgot one thing. Flip fitness class....more