One Word for 2013

I've never been big on resolutions. I talked about that a bit last year when I posted a list of things I hoped for 2012. I've just never been one to keep to something for too long... a workout plan, a devotional, a cleaning schedule. After awhile, I just fizzle out. So this year, I … Continue reading One Word for 2013

Saturday Thoughts

I can't remember ever being so sick in my life. I've had a horrible flu for four days now, and I've spent most of it in bed. And even in the midst of feeling so, so, so miserable, I can't help but feel grateful. Grateful that my babies are here with me and healthy. Grateful … Continue reading Saturday Thoughts

Unexpected miracles.

All my life, I have wanted to be a mom. I loved playing with my dolls and creating a world where I could care for little babies all day long. Preferably lots of them. I think at one point my sister got a set of quintuplet babies that I was pretty much obsessed with. I … Continue reading Unexpected miracles.

On Motherhood

This afternoon, a dear friend stopped by my house for a visit. We chatted about her upcoming wedding plans, and I shared some things that have been going on with my kiddos. At one point, I said, "This parenting gig... it's hard. Really good, but hard." She responded, "Most things that are worthwhile usually are." … Continue reading On Motherhood