Simple & Committed

I'm a little behind in this post, New Year's has passed and I'm just getting around to writing about what I feel my focus should be...but that's how it goes. When I sat to reflect on what I wanted to be mindful of as I embark on a new calendar year, two words came brightly … Continue reading Simple & Committed

Foster-to- Adopt Update: Part 3

We have officially finished all of our training, almost ALL of our paperwork, and our last home visit is scheduled.  We are in the home stretch of the approval process and soon will just be waiting until we get that first life-changing call. Right now we mostly feel nervous. I am nervous we won't be able … Continue reading Foster-to- Adopt Update: Part 3

The House.

Our family is at the start of a new beginning! We are entering a part of our lives where grace reaches down from Heaven, nudges our hearts to step out to love a little more than we thought possible. By Grace we have what we need to make this God-inspired dream a reality.  We are … Continue reading The House.

1,000 Thanks!!!!

I FINALLY made it to 1,000.  ❤ I love this list and all the blessings it counts.  It took some time but it's worth it to remember God is good in the land of the living.  Happy Holiday's my friends, may you take time to be thankful for God's goodness in your life! 900. Our … Continue reading 1,000 Thanks!!!!

For the days you wanna quit..

A thing happens in life, you hit ruts.  You have days you want to throw your hands up in the air and just give up...you hope to try something, anything new.... just as long as your not doing the same old thing. On occasion this impulse, this pulling can nudge us into new spaces.  Push us … Continue reading For the days you wanna quit..

1,000 Thanks (Part 7)

This list, I love it. It's a discipline that is powerful. It brings perspective. It brings joy. 701. Three kids making forts 702. Walking with neighbors 703. Three kids riding the slide together 704. Hubby excited for Monday! 705. My sister ❤️ 706. Warm weather 707. Front yard baby pool play with the neighbors 708. … Continue reading 1,000 Thanks (Part 7)

Take Time to See Her

There are seasons of this SAHM life that can get pretty tough. The trouble I've had is, it's hard to explain why. It's hard to put words around why this beautiful thing, this sweet precious time spent in togethernesses can feel heavy and hard. In our current culture, I've found that it's easy to be … Continue reading Take Time to See Her

1,000 thanks (part 6)

I've been slow to complete this 100.... The past two months have felt tough for me.  I've dipped into some pretty dark places and probably working on my list would have helped!  With spring in the air I feel a new wave of grace for myself and our family.  It seems in life more stressful … Continue reading 1,000 thanks (part 6)

Things I’ve Learned, my 30th Year

I've started the tradition of writing, sharing and reflecting every birthday. Thirty-one. I am officially a thirty something. For some reason I've learned a lot over the course of my thirtieth year of life? Maybe every decade you actually learn something... who knew?  Here goes the highlights of the lessons I'm learning. Time really flies. This … Continue reading Things I’ve Learned, my 30th Year

1,000 thanks (part 4)

So the list continues... counting all the simple ways I am blessed and loved by our God....  401. Panera with two of my favorites 402. Girl talk 403. Enneagram 404. Baby girl alseep on Daddy 405. Whole 30 406. Playdates 407. Prayers with Hubs 408. Snow day #2 and 3 of the school year 409. … Continue reading 1,000 thanks (part 4)