It is down to just the last few days before Christmas. Hopefully you are enjoying the season and have all your shopping done so you can relax little bit. But just in case you still need a few last minute gifts here are a few ideas that you can make quickly and easily. Most of (Read More)
Thanksgiving… a day to gather with loved ones, a day to eat mountains of delicious food, a day to be thankful for our many blessings. Sometimes it is easier to set aside one day to be thankful on, almost as if we fulfilled a duty and now we can go along our way. But what (Read More)
We are having a lovely visit with my family for Thanksgiving. This afternoon we all went out and took portraits. Thanks to Melissa for some of these. All of us together together Individual shots… DadMomAndrew Celeste (me)MelissaJonathanand DavidDavid with Grandpa, Grandma, Aunt Melissa, and Uncle JonathanDavid and Aunt Melissa David with GrandmaMe and David
… a life to live, my husband to share it with, a little boy who makes me laugh, loving families, friends that care, a supportive and wonderful community, all our needs provided, our daily bread, a cozy home, a warm fireplace, a productive farm, a beautiful valley…… and most of all an awesome God who (Read More)
I married the man of my dreams. We have had a wonderful first year. It has been full of special times along with it challenges. We have already been through a lot together. Adjusting to a new home and life together, finding out we were expecting in December, two trips to California, a newlyweds retreat, (Read More)
Announcing the birth of our little boy David Andrew Engell III. He was born September 16th at 5:41 am. He was 7 lbs. 3 oz. and 20 inches long. He is such a sweet little baby and a joy to have. We praise God for His blessings.
We are so excited and grateful for the blessing of a new member of our family. We are also grateful for the Lord’s guidance and protection through a long and difficult labor and recovery. Labor began around midnight on Sunday. By Sunday morning when the midwife came I had dilated to 7 centimeters. But then (Read More)