I am thrilled to report

that I DID get the extra grace I needed yesterday, so thank you to one and all who prayed for me! I had a vivid mental image pop into my head a few months ago, when confronted with something that I really didn’t want to do, and yet needed to do. It was from the … [Read more…]

Needing an extra dose of grace today

Yuck. It’s been one of those days. One of those weeks, actually. I am struggling mightily to keep my words in check, not to give in to despair/fear/jealousy, and trying to keep my house from completely falling apart. In other words, I need the Lord’s help in a big, big way. I can feel it … [Read more…]


Lisa over at Are We There Yet? has tagged me. Here are the rules: 1. Link the person who tagged you. (check. see above)2. Mention the rules on your blog. (and here you are, reading them!)3. Tell about 6 unspectacular quirks of yours.4. Tag 6 following bloggers by linking them.5. Leave a comment on each … [Read more…]

One of those days

It wasn’t the worst day I’ve ever had… not by a long shot… but it was draining. I’m sure you’ve had plenty of days like it: long day, fussy baby, homeschooling late into the afternoon, and any “free time” quickly snatched away. Just one of those days. And then… my husband came home. He flashed … [Read more…]


OK, I finally got a picture of my kids up… and fixed the blogroll over to the side… so yeah! Whoo hoo! I’ll probably be changing it around a lot, so please be patient! [in case you are wondering, this was last year’s Christmas picture. As you can see, Grace is all of a month … [Read more…]

Under construction…

I will be playing around with my blog (when I have the time) over these next few days… or weeks… depending on how much computer time I get. So, if you wake up one morning, click on Chez Ouiz and get some completely different looking blog, don’t freak — and try to be charitable! *grin*