I never have a been a great fan of roller coasters - I know that they can be thrilling at times, but other times the rapid, constant ups and downs tend to make me nauseous. My life right now feels like I am stuck on a roller coaster - and my emotions can't seem decide whether they want to be up or down.
The previous post talks about the passing of my father-in-law Ross. 3 days after Ross passed away, I took my last two finals of nursing school.
Whew! After two very long years, hundreds of hours of studying, gaining 40 pounds from stress, and shedding millions of tears of frustration, I am finally finished with nursing school! I came out of my tests feeling like a thousand pound weight had been lifted off of my shoulders! The relief of completing something so difficult is pretty much overwhelming! Needless to say, I left the school feeling like I could walk on air and I couldn't wipe the smile off of my face.
However, as soon as I got home from school, it was time t…
I can't believe how much I miss my new little grandson! Thank goodness for technology that allows Tasha to send me real-time video of the cute little guy. I love the videos, but I have to admit, I have tried reaching into my phone to squish or kiss his soft little cheeks more than once. I thought it was hard to have my first grandson grow - and I was with him almost every day. Missing all of the milestone that Ish is achieving is just about killing me!
Here are his latest pictures. He is just over one month old. Tasha wrote, "He now weights 9.5 lbs and is 22 inches long! He's starting to coo and loved sucking his thumb!, he also rolls onto his back every time we do tummy time!"
Please visit Jodi's blog! She posts these for us. Feel free to play along for some yummy fun! She will post a new one each Thursday night. JOIN IN!!! Food 4 Thought Friday ~ This week's questions: ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ Breakfast ~ Who was your hero when you were a child, and what did you do to be
like them? I
remember thinking that my 6th grade teacher, Mrs. Bodrero was the
most wonderful lady on the planet. She
was pretty, she was smart, she was sweet, and she kept our class under
control. I think her example was one of
the biggest reasons I thought about becoming a teacher. Several times in my life when I have done
something noteworthy she has sent me a congratulatory note. It means a ton to me. Lunch ~ What do you
think the most ultimate gift of the world is? Without
a doubt the most ultimate gift of the world is the atoning sacrifice of Jesus
Christ. He willingly sacrificed because
of the love He has for each…