I remember sitting down to write this post. I am very happy to report that this phase has ended, and the beauty of the deeper relationship with an adult child is in full swing! Originally posted April 2012 I am quite thankful that God grants the good with the bad. I know it may seem… Continue reading The good with the bad.
I've heard people say "you are going to miss your kids when they go" or "hold on to those little ones tight, they grow up too fast". I can now tell you from experience that these statements are a GROSS understatement! I don't think all the warnings and admonitions in the world can prepare you… Continue reading Too Fast, pt.2
I love the Old Testament! There is so much in it to cherish and encourage and warn us about in those inspired writings. One of my favorite books is Nehemiah. I once led a bible study from Nehemiah because there are beautiful themes and truths to be found there. I truly fell in love with… Continue reading Building a Wall, Scripture Memory
It's fun to look back over past posts and remember "from whence I came"! This post was originally written in 2013 if my youngest was 3yrs old. I wanted to share it again because phone conversations have not changed! I do cringe a little reading my old posts, I guess I'm going to blame the lack… Continue reading Attempted Phone Calls
Wow, this post brought back so many memories, not many of them good. Have you put more on your plate than you can handle today, this week, or this month? Did you know that burning a candle on both ends just burns the candle out that much faster? Have you asked God if you should… Continue reading Day By Day
JJ is still a bit of a wildcard, but boy does he have a sweet heart!! Every child has a challenging phase and in those moments I simply have to remember that it is indeed just a phase, and that this too shall pass. Motherhood has been a great way in which God reminds me… Continue reading Toddlers!
I love reading over old blog posts. They help me remember what happened and where we have been. This is a cute one from 2010, and reading through it brought back everything from this moment. My children were watching Annie again today. I got my daughter hooked on musicals, so she and I will dance… Continue reading The Sun Will Come Out…