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What a Mama Wants for Independence Day

What a Mama Wants for Independence Day

Yo boys, Mama loves you. She really does. Since we are celebrating our country’s hard-fought battle for independence, I have a little declaration of my own this summer. Let’s raise the stars and stripes, eat some treats, and practice a little independence... read more

The Monday After Mother’s Day

This story happened last year: Photo caption: Four empty spaces in the boxes where my boys keep their matchbox cars. Cars that zip and zoom around on the floors and down the hallways in our house and cars the brothers fight over and collect. Cars we find under the... read more

Counting Blessings, One Bullet Point at a Time

Family challenges, bad news, hard stuff. Grief. Overwhelm sure can pile on, can’t it? On a day such as this, the Lord weaves His way in to my moments, sometimes in the smallest way possible to bring joy and hope and assurance–with one thread. He reminds me to... read more

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