Tuesday, July 31, 2007

More of the same

Okay, so now I remembered some of what I was going to post. I took Mason for his 2 month check up last week, and he is now 10 pounds and 3 ounces, and 23 inches long! So he has doubled his weight, and grown a lot!!! He's in the 25th percentile for weight, and 75th percentile for height. He is doing so well! We have already been having some problems with allergies, but right now there is not a whole lot they can do about it. His older brother had some of the same problems early on too. I hope this doesn't mean we will have ear trouble. I am just not even going to think about that right now!

I have been feeling really well. I can't tell you what the power of a decision does for you! For me, I just feel so free, and everyday I see more and more of God's blessings. It's funny, because I've been doing a lot of recounting of events and I remember such horrible, emotionally desperate times that I was just so full of pain. I remember just having to pray to get through those moments, and now I am able to look back and see how I did get through it, and by listening to God and trusting Him, He blessed me for it! And all along I knew that would happen, but it's so much harder when you're right in the middle of the pain trying to see out. You feel so trapped by everything.

I just feel like a different person, and it's wonderful. I know there will still be hard times, but for me to get to this point is a big deal. And I have no reason to believe that God won't continue to bless us.

I am looking at moving back to Lubbock. I know at one time I said that one of the many reasons I didn't want to go to Hell was because I was just sure it would be a place of perpetual moving. So, no I am not a glutton for punishment, I actually have a few reasons for doing this. One I didn't think I was going to work in Lubbock. I am driving up here at least once a day. And two I knew I would move back up here sometime, I just didn't know when. Another reason is my children and I can not survive in our duplex much longer. There is just not enough room for all of us, and that is also the reason why I think Mason has allergies. Call me a hypocondriac, but I don't think the air is good. It is not well ventilated.

So here is my plan. I want to find a 4 bedroom rent house in either Cooper or Frenship school district. I am partial to those districts. Is anybody else besides me like that? I mean, am I the only one who thinks they're better than LISD? I just am curious if I am being too picky. I am going to try to find a college girl to move in with me. I will give her room and board and pay her a little bit each week just to help out in the evenings around dinner time. I realize that may be a tall order, but you know it's what I want and I'm just putting it out there, and somehow it will all be worked out. I have no worries about it!!! So if you hear of anyone, or know a college girl who would like to do that, let me know!!!

Anyways, well that is about it for now. I probably won't post until I get back from Dallas. I hope yall have a great rest of the week!


Blogger Lisa said...

That little dude is just a growin!

Never too tall of an order for God, In Him ALL things are possible. Will be praying about your plans.

Call when you get back and oh.....I updated! Just for you missy!

5:44 PM  
Blogger Penless Thoughts said...

I for one am so pleased with how very quickly you have rebounded from real pain and injustice. Yes God will continue to see you through, even the hard times.

6:42 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Good luck finding a house, I will keep my eye out for you. Have fun in Dallas, tell Jenny and Tim hi for me.

2:26 PM  

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