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A family that has much joy and wants others to have it too.
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The Fun House has moved to a new virtual home at Please update your bookmarks and RSS feeds. With the move we are committing to provide more regular updates with better content. Check out our new header art below.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2011 at The Fun House
In a recent article in GQ magazine a certain writer demonstrated a stunning level of ignorance when he wrote: Boston is like America’s Bad-Taste Storm Sewer: all the worst fashion ideas from across the country flow there, stagnate and putrefy.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2011 at The Fun House
Today I earned a huge salary....or at least those new appliances Joel bought me for our 10th wedding anniversary. Potty training boot camp started this past weekend for Seth and let me tell you, this kid is a doozy! I've... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2011 at The Fun House
We do a lot of random stuff at the Fun House to entertain ourselves and the kids. This day, we decided to roll the basketball around to each other inside the house. With the sweltering heat in the summer, no... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2011 at The Fun House
June 30th marked our 10th anniversary this year and earlier in the spring, Joel suggested that we plan a trip to Vegas. I was very excited at the possibility because my all-time favorite, Celine Dion, was coming back this summer... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2011 at The Fun House
Seth and Emily will be starting potty training bootcamp when we get back from our wonderful trip in Colorado. Start praying now!!! Here is a shot I took with a cool app on my iPhone called Pano. It allows you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2011 at The Fun House
Katie, So glad you found the story. Good luck with your studying.
Toggle Commented Jul 10, 2011 on Miracle Ear at The Fun House
We spent some quality with some quality people in the Smiths. They joined our family in Tyler on Sunday to hang with my mom and dad and my brother and his family. Rick and Abby have a six month old... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 5, 2011 at The Fun House
via Emily, I love you with all my heart and it keeps getting better! Joel Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 30, 2011 at The Fun House
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Reblogged Jun 29, 2011 at The Fun House
Quite possibly one of the cutest videos ever made! Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 26, 2011 at The Fun House
Video: Seth rocking it at the pool and loving his brother Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2011 at The Fun House
Ella, Seth, and Kyle enjoy Galveston. Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2011 at The Fun House
Seth and Ella having a good time. Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2011 at The Fun House
But companies are racing to market a more accurate blood test than those available now that could spare many women the need for the other two tests. It would retrieve fetal DNA from the mother’s bloodstream, and the answer could... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 16, 2011 at The Fun House
via Read the email at the link below the picture. It was written by Sarah Palin to her family from God's perspective right before her son with Down Syndrome was born. My favorite part: Some of the rest of... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 14, 2011 at The Fun House
via If you want to know why that's a big deal, read the story. Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 9, 2011 at The Fun House
Seth is enjoying himself. Joel Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2011 at The Fun House
We had a blessed day visiting with Rick and Abbie Smith. It was like a micro Down Syndrome meet up event. Good folks, good food, and a lot of encouragement. God was glorified! Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2011 at The Fun House
We're home! Our Little E has been diagnosed with stridor, which is a tightening of the airway in her throat. It causes a terrible whistling sound when she breathes. The doctors believe that it is being caused by an infection... Continue reading
Reblogged May 29, 2011 at The Fun House
In last week's sermon on John 9:1-23, John Piper makes this bold statement: via Wrestling With An Angel from Brian Patton on Vimeo. Continue reading
Reblogged May 28, 2011 at The Fun House