Have you ever stared at the mountains and wondered how they got there? Or watched the waves of the ocean crash on the sand as if they were speaking to you?
A love letter to my daughter
The first time you meet your child is one of the best moments in life. So new, so naive, vulnerable, and reliant on innate instincts of the human condition. You would think motherhood would come naturally. You would think breastfeeding and understanding your babies every little noise would be instinct. If you're a mother, you know… Continue reading Survive or Thrive
Have you ever worn a great pair of sunglasses in the summer? The lake isn't as blinding when the sun hits the waves, the trees are a little greener, and the world is a little more crisp. Take them off and the sun burns your eyes making you squint with pain. Elsa continued to take… Continue reading Rose Colored Glasses
You can frequently hear me refer to my children as chickens. Constantly running, jumping, and squawking, my boys are exploring the world with all five senses. My daughter just squeals with eyes wide open. My husband tends his home and office producing a crop of God fearing children and a wife in love with every… Continue reading Three chickens and a farmer’s wife
When we stop looking inward and instead take up the cross of Christ we find true rest and refreshment.
Just a day old and we need to make her a home. For now it will be in the NICU
Looking for an energetic activities coordinator. Job includes long shifts, early am and late pm work with occasional midnight calls for emergencies. Must be a home cook chef in knowledge of food allergies and strict medical diets. Must be able to negotiate challenging arguments, bouts of frustration, and know how to redirect with ninja persuasion.… Continue reading Cruise ship activities coordinator
What fear holds you back from being the mom your kids need?
One milestone reached, another waiting to be obtained. As a parent it is hard to rejoice when the road is long and weary.