Category Archives: Family

A Birthday Letter to My Son

Happy Birthday, my precious Gavin! I can’t believe you turned two today. Sometimes it seems like just yesterday that I held you for the first time. Celebrating your birthday floods my heart with the memories leading up to the day … Continue reading

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Adoption Update: Let the Waiting Begin

Well friends, it’s been three months since I shared our last adoption update. Three really incredibly busy, non-stop months with illness, Christmas, birthdays, more illness, ministry, vacation, and a crazy every day life. Finally, I am happy to share that … Continue reading

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Embracing a New Normal

For those who know me, you know that I’m an organized, planned person. I like to know the details. I want to be as prepared as I can be for whatever is coming. I thrive on routine. Yet this past … Continue reading

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365 Days of Blessings: Days 124-140 Highlights

It’s been a couple weeks since I shared my blessings. I haven’t forgotten, and we most definitely have had blessings. My time on the computer has simply been limited. By the time I have a chance to sit down at … Continue reading

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An Anniversary Gift

This past Monday my husband and I celebrated our 7th Anniversary. Some days I feel like it was just yesterday that we married. Other days I look at everything we’ve been through these past years and it seems like so … Continue reading

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31 Days of Praying for Your Husband – Part 4

Today I bring you the fourth and final week of “31 Days of Praying for Your Husband”. As I pray these prayers and meditate on the Scriptures that go with them, I can’t help but also pray that I will … Continue reading

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“What’s Wrong with Warm Soup?”

Almost two years ago, my husband and I anxiously awaited the birth of our son. Our nerves were raw as we hoped and prayed that the birth parents wouldn’t change their minds after his birth. During this time I met … Continue reading

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31 Days of Praying for Your Husband (Part 3)

Ladies, today I am bringing you Part 3 of 4 of “31 Days of Praying for Your Husband”. If this is your first time here, welcome and feel free to check out Part 1 and Part 2. You can start … Continue reading

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Surviving the One Nap Stage

Some of you read the title of this post and probably said, “How about surviving the NO nap stage!” If you are a mom with more than one kid, you may be really laughing at this. Well, I’m not there yet. … Continue reading

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31 Days of Praying For Your Husband (Part 2)

   Today begins Week 2 of the 31 Day challenge of “Praying for Your Husband”. If you missed Week 1, that’s okay. You may find the first week’s prayers and scriptures passages here. Once again, I created a FREE Printable for … Continue reading

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