10 Practical Helps For A Mom With A Newborn and Older Children


Parenting

In the past 2 months since our third child was born, we have gratefully received help from family, neighbors and friends. Help from others has been key to helping our family adjust and survive. You guys, we have been so blessed! I’d like to share 10 of my favorite ways people have helped our family. […]

July 18, 2016

Hands FULL. My Cup Runneth Over


I'm a Work in Progresss, Parenting, Practice Gratitude, Uncategorized

Well hello there. Wonder where I’ve been these past months? On May 11, 2016 at 12:34 pm, we were blessed by the arrival of our daughter Audra Grace at 7 pounds 9 ounces. To say things have been busy…is an understatement. In fact, I don’t have time to be writing this now, but my soul and my […]

July 5, 2016

Thirty shmirty. Wrinkle shmrinkle. 10 Reasons To Embrace Your Age.


I'm a Work in Progresss, Practice Gratitude

Thirty shmirty. Wrinkle shmrinkle. I like being 34.

April 12, 2016

Write Them On The Doorposts: An Idea For Building A House


Parenting

During construction of our house, my sister-in-law shared the coolest idea with us – when building their house, their family wrote scripture and their names on the wood studs with a Sharpie. A home built around God’s word. Literally. The passage in Deuteronomy about teaching scripture to children came to mind.Focusing on God’s word isn’t just for Sunday […]

February 29, 2016

“Thanks-Getting”?


Practice Gratitude

Today I enjoyed a quiet afternoon – football in the background, kids napping, husband nodding off on the couch. While prepping food for dinner, I reflected on how God is so good. And on how much a day of rest is needed. Sunday afternoons at home are a lovely gift. I wasn’t paying attention to the TV but […]

November 22, 2015