Tag Archives: motherhood

the pages turn too quickly…

I feel like the pages of my life are turning too quickly. The days are melting into each other…bright busy mornings overflowing into exhausted evenings…each moment building into the next until they are but years behind me and only memories. My heart … 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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I’m Having an Amazing Life!

I’ve done a lot of reflection last month into this new year. It’s a yearly ritual thing of mine to look over the past year and sort of evaluate the ups and downs…weigh in on the good and bad, mull … 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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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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A Fresh New Year!

I’ve always loved the beginning of a new year. Its my way of rebooting, renewing and reassessing everything in my life. It hardly feels like its been a whole year since we rang in 2011 due to how busy my … Continue reading

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a little sadness creeping in….

My 17-year-old son, Darian is in Nashville now going through the steps he needs to to get into the early entry program for the Marines. He wouldn’t actually leave for boot-camp until next July or August. You’d think the way I’ve been … Continue reading

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