Saturday, March 15, 2008


So I had an interesting night. I was out galavanting till about 1:00am Friday night and had just gotten home. I was exhausted and quickly scurried into bed. I had just turned off my light about 2:30ish, when I heard this unbelievable crash. I thought it might have been thunder, but there wasn't a cloud in the sky and no wind whatsoever. Then it hit me. "Tree." We live in a forest (sorta), against a hill with five million trees just threatening to topple on us. And topple it did, scraping the house, tearing the roof, totaling the car flat and breaking our concrete driveway. Thank God no one was was no less than 3 feet from Jordan's room. Crazy night.


  1. wow lauren! praise God that everyone was left unharmed! we had a pine tree miss the house by inches when it was hit by lightning several years ago. it was scary!

  2. oh my word!! i was shocked to see how it destroyed your car... :/ seems like you only see crashed like that on those car insurance commercials, haha. i hope everything is covered and glad everyone was alright : )

    miss you. see you soon?
    i'm out of town this week.. i'm giving that CD of music to caitlin to give you tomorrow night.


  3. Oh my goodness, Lauren! I'm so glad everyone is ok. Keep me posted please! I am praying that the Lord will provide you all a new car...