Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Month: September 2016

Day 2 – Vanity of vanities!

Day 2 – Vanity of vanities!

Today started out a little rough, my pain meds weren’t really working for me anymore,. My doctors decided to give me an epidural which has helped a lot, I can now, among other things, cough without a ton of pain. Right now we are just […]

Day 1 – “As Long as You Are Glorified”

Day 1 – “As Long as You Are Glorified”

This is my heart desire and prayer. Pray for when the crisis is past and the rubber meets the road – that’s when it will be hard for me. Thanks for reminding of this song I love Janelle!   Lyrics: VERSE 1 Shall I take […]

Day 1 – Update from Jeremy on Anouk

Day 1 – Update from Jeremy on Anouk

Update on Anouk: Anouk is doing well. The surgery took a while so she is really wiped out right now. It was 2:30 AM by the time she was out of surgery and I could see her. Because she is so tired right now, we […]

Weight reduction surgery – not really

Weight reduction surgery – not really

Last picture before going in to have weight reduction surgery – kinda. 🙂 Came in to the ER this morning with severe abdominal pain. Long story short, I have a tumor the size of an apple in my colon. Getting prepped to go into surgery […]

Why the title “Excelling at Average”?

Why the title “Excelling at Average”?

Do you ever feel like you’re not an expert at anything in particular? I do. Do you ever get discouraged that everyone else seems to excel and be really good at at least ONE thing (if not more)? I did (and sometimes still do). Do you ever […]