Time flies

It's been a couple weeks of change here in the Demko house. There was Spring Break with kiddos being home from school. Spring break also brought days long play dates—friends spending the night, etc… And dog watching for neighbors. Then it's been prep for Easter—two Easters, the one that happened this past weekend and Eastern … Continue reading Time flies

Spring Break?

It's Spring break! It should be a happy time. And it is—especially for the tiger and the dragon. Why wouldn't it be? No school. Sunny and sunnier days. Friends & play all day. Mom and dad around… But, all these people around all day—it puts a HUGE cramp in my style. The constant ask for … Continue reading Spring Break?

What is the hurry?

We all have patience issues right? What, I'm the only one? I'm the only one who wants what they want RIGHT now! Like a petulant child? No, you too! Good, I'm glad I'm not alone. That makes me feel better. All that being said, I believe God granted me my youngest daughter to teach me … Continue reading What is the hurry?

You have permission…

Sometimes that is all you need: someone to give you permission to do something you KNOW you should do. So today, I am giving you permission (actually requiring you too) to take some time just for you. We live in a very fast-paced, achievement driven world of endless to-dos and musts. And it's easy to … Continue reading You have permission…

Humble pie

Humble pie does not taste good, but it's good for the soul. I love the visual of this statement. Can't you see it…some little kid with a plate of steamed spinach on the plate in front of them and his or her little nose all scrunched up. The metaphor of eating something that is SO … Continue reading Humble pie