I am THAT Allergy Mama: Thank You For Answering My Food Allergy '20 Questions' Before We Get Together


Parenting

I am continually amazed by friends and family in our lives who go above and beyond to ensure our son is safe. Thank you for texting me ingredient labels, discussing the menu, and for graciously answering my questions time and time again. We are so grateful for all of you.

September 6, 2017

That Time I Got A Speeding Ticket – Teaching Kids About Grace


I'm a Work in Progresss, Parenting

In our most humbling moments as moms, we have an opportunity to teach our kids about grace. I’m so thankful that God gives an opportunity to show our kids how we need grace too when we mess things up. Exactly 3 days after the accident¬†with sunshine girl’s finger and the Epi-Pen, I had another humbling […]

August 28, 2017

How To Stay Sane While Grocery Shopping With Three Kids


Parenting

While some may love grocery shopping with a pack of squirming, squealing and wandering children, I prefer to go alone. Since we can’t always grocery shop alone, I’d like to share my best tips for staying sane on a group outing.¬† I love going to the store with all three children. Wait. No. Just. No. […]

August 22, 2017

An Accident – No Longer A Slave To Fear


Parenting

Today I am sharing the story of a recent accident involving an Epi-Pen for two reasons: to raise awareness of Epi-Pen safety, and to share how God’s faithfulness and presence gave tangible peace and help in a scary situation. The Accident Yesterday was a normal summer day. The kids and I got up, ate breakfast […]

July 11, 2017

When the Fun Is Over – Strategies For Day-After-Fun Blues


Parenting, Practice Gratitude

The fourth of July this year was SO. Much. Fun! Our neighbors rented a bounce house and we had a large neighborhood gathering with water, fun and food. Kids in swim suits were running freely between backyards. It was a day of giggles, sun, water and all. the. FUN. An amazing day ended with bug […]

July 5, 2017