My dad and step-mom were killed in a car accident in October 2008 when they were hit by a drunk driver while on vacation. It was one of the most trans-formative events of my life. I haven’t had the courage to ever write anything about it because it stills hurts. It’s not the sharp, can’t… Continue reading A Different Kind of Duggar
Around our home, food is the 6th love language. We love to eat. Well, we love to eat really good food. When a read that Andrea was having a recipe club link-up I knew that I had to share this one. This recipe for Stuffed Sweet Potatoes is really good food. The original recipe is from Wellness… Continue reading Stuffed Sweet Potatoes!
*This is a re-post from my previous blog. This metaphor was so powerful to me at the time God revealed it to my heart and mind (almost a year ago). However, as I am walking through so many of these milestones again I find myself remembering these words. A huge motivation behind this blog is to document the “Ah-ha”… Continue reading 24 Karat Gold, Still Being Refined
The last 6 weeks for gone by entirely too fast. This time 6 weeks ago my love and I were sitting in a triage room, and I was having contractions every 15 mins. I was admitted and the rest is history. It is a birth story that I look forward to retelling every September 4.… Continue reading My Favorites: For Life with a Toddler and a 6 Week Old
I tend to get easily distracted throughout my day. Though I try to maintain a peaceful home, having a toddler around isn’t exactly conducive to long talks and deep lingering thoughts. So, each night after everyone else has fallen asleep I rest my head on my pillow, close my eyes and kneel before my Creator. It is… Continue reading Pillow Talk
In the notes section of my phone I have a list of very clever blog post titles. Titles that when originally penned were full of such deep meaning and powerful analogies that I believed their truth would be written on my heart and in my mind forever. However, the reality is that the list of… Continue reading Lost Moments