The other day I was singing to Sammy. It was one of those 'I wish I could capture this moment forever' times and I grabbed my camera in an attempt to do so. Samuel was singing back to me. It was the sweetest sound my ears have ever heard and the smiles on his face [...]
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Everyday seems to be a series of mixed emotion. Joyful, yet sorrowful. Unknowing, yet peaceful. Trusting, yet vulnerable. Understanding, yet so so confused. This emotional cocktail upped the ante this week as we finally booked a date for our c-section. The date is set for Monday, March 31st. A flood of thoughts, feelings, and prayers [...]
I live in a perpetual state of trying to please the people God has put in my life. Most times, I think this desire ends with decent results. But recently I have noticed that being 100% focused on pleasing others has clouded my vision. I got so spun up in pleasing that I neglected the loving. [...]
It is a fine line between these two extremes. The line between gratefulness and arrogance is one I have always been so afraid of crossing. In case this is your first time here I should warn you I have "insecure" written on my forehead in Sharpie. (Well, maybe not really but I should come with a warning). [...]
Daughters needs their Moms, and Moms need their Daughters too. Why? Well, believe it or not, we are in this thing together. Too many times through life we make each other the bad guys. The adversary who gives us a hard time, "doesn't understand me," or rolls their eyes every time I try to say [...]
It is not at all surprising to me that there is one chapter in Your Daughter Needs a Hero that has been everyone's, hands down, favorite: the chapter written by daughters. The title of the chapter is called "From the Mouths of Your Daughters" and here are a couple of my favorite excerpts. Question: What do you [...]