Royal Patience

Once upon a time there was a very beautiful and regal Queen who lived in a big brick castle in Des Moines.  The Queen was very organized and very fair and a little bossy, but that was only because she lived with the Royal King her three golden-haired Royal Princesses and her strapping young Royal Prince … Continue reading Royal Patience

Once Upon a Time We Took This Vacation

This past summer, my husband and our four children hopped in a borrowed 31 foot RV and we set out on a 16 day adventure across the country. Now, neither my husband or I had been on a trip like this before, in fact we hadn't even driven anything larger than a minivan before.  We … Continue reading Once Upon a Time We Took This Vacation