Fear and Faith

  “We don’t have any kids, and I want to make sure that his gravesite will always have a flag on it for Memorial Day when I pass.” A simple statement made by a stranger that stroke panic into my heart. “We don’t have any kids…..” We don’t have any kids. I don’t have any … [Read more…]

I am My Sister’s Keeper

Yesterday at church we talked about how man is made in God’s image. We’ve started a new series called “In the Beginning” and so far it is fantastic. My little journal is getting filled with notes and new insights. But you know what got my attention? At the end of service our Pastor gave an … [Read more…]

The Hardest Thing

I want to do this post well. I want it to be filled to the brim with grace, grace and even more grace and not sound the least bit condescending or discouraging or any other negative adjective you could think of. I’ve written this post at least five times in my head, but more than … [Read more…]

Surprise, it’s Monday!

Welp. Another Monday has come to us, friends.We had so much fun over the weekend. We planned a huge surprise birthday party for Roman’s dad. He turns 50 this week! Roman, his sister, his mom and me have been planning this for at least two months now and it was so awesome to see all … [Read more…]

Pitching our Tent

We were lying in bed one night. Sleep was evading us both, even though our eyes were tired and our day had been long. “Do you know what I really want to do?” he asked. “What?” I returned. “Buy a tent and go camping. Just set up somewhere with you and Duke and hike and … [Read more…]

Waiting My Life Away

All my life I have been waiting. When I was a child I couldn’t wait to be a big kid who could go to the buffet at Ryan’s without an adult (dreams of children everywhere, I’m sure.) When I was in middle school I couldn’t wait to be in high school. When I was in … [Read more…]

You Can, We Can: Vol. 3

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We’re continuing with The Fall Welcome Week link-up with Jenna from A Savory Feast, but today is also the fourth Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time for another You Can, We Can link-up. So watch me smash the two together. Bam! When I ask myself what the busiest time of year is for us, … [Read more…]

So Long, Dish TV

Guys. We did it. We ditched the satellite. There is a part of me that feels so free and excited…..and another part of me that wants to hold a funeral service. But truly I think this will be for the best, and here is why: 1. I have a TV problem. You may think I’m … [Read more…]