Category Archives: Parenting

Did you know you might be invisible?

What if I told you that much of what you’ve done for someone will be forgotten? Would you still do those things? Even if that person erases your presence from that period of time in their lives? Suddenly you understand … Continue reading

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Spiritual warfare, motherhood, and the full armor…

We’ve all seen them- the blogs from fellow Christian moms and housewives promising us  the formula to a better life…how we can keep our homes sparkling clean and always ready for drop by company…how we can stay thin, fit, and youthful whilst … Continue reading

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The simplest things…

I had a rare but precious hour of peace and quiet yesterday with my adorable 2 year old baby boy. Its not the usual for me to get some time with just one of my little ones at a time, … Continue reading

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Talking myself out of this heavy heart…

 Last night we celebrated my home-schooled son’s graduation with a very wonderful ceremony surrounded by friends and family. I left the church feeling overwhelmed with love and so very blessed. It was bittersweet though…. You see, just a few days ago, this … Continue reading

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getting some “me-time” by the clothesline…

Our dryer has quit drying. So, until the repair person comes to fix it Saturday, I’ve been having to hang my laundry out on the line. I know I’ve said before how much I like it, but I forgot to mention … Continue reading

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tire swing fun…

I usually try not to post pictures that I took that might be out of focus or just quick shots, but, I’ll have to put aside my “pickyness” and share these anyway. Saturday, I had planned on cleaning up my … Continue reading

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Blanket forts and “ruts”

Ever get to that point in your life that you feel like you’ve driven yourself right into the deepest rut and just can’t find your way out? You live your life filling your responsibilities with martyr like gusto and taking care of … Continue reading

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