Supervision

Supervision

In the last few weeks 7 1/2 month old Grace… – – – shredded a roll of toilet paper, transforming the bedroom into a picture of a snowy day, – – – unwound rolls of pet waste bags, littering the apartment with streams of plastic...
Breakthrough

Breakthrough

In the last few weeks spring sprung in Colorado. Green blades slice through the tender dark soil. Blossoms burst into color. White, pink, yellow, and green colors decorate woody branches and slender stalks. Bulbs deep within the earth give rise to the colors of the...
Peliah

Peliah

Anticipation erupted into celebration on April 6 at 2:40am. 🎉 In the wee hours of the morning, Evangelene Peliah Hoag arrived into this world, blessing her Mom and Dad and extended family. She weighed a robust 6.11 lbs and stretched to 18.5 inches long. We welcomed...
Anticipation

Anticipation

We live with anticipation. Anticipation – Expectation or prediction. With the probability or expectation of something happening. My son Sammy and his wife Emily anticipate strong consistent contractions signaling the arrival of their first child – a little...
Friendship

Friendship

Amongst God’s many gifts, I thank God for friends. On Saturday some friends, Randy and Lori, came over for lunch. We have known each other since Sophie was in the sixth grade (Randy taught Sophie’s class). Through the past ten years deep conversations, geocache...