The world says our lives need to be shiny, perfect, reel-ready, & on-trend. It says bland is the ordinary. But what is ordinary can often be the sweetest. I choose ordinary when it means more time with my family. I choose ordinary when it means more time with my husband. I choose ordinary when it… Continue reading Ode to the Ordinary
Closures.Protests.Supply-shortages.Inflation.Economic uncertainty.Political uncertainty.Global uncertainty. How’s your blood pressure doing now?The past few years have been insane & so incredibly stressful, but God has used it to teach me some incredibly important lessons & to grow a spirit of dependence on Him through it. The beginning of His lesson began in 2020. My husband’s business was… Continue reading Finding Peace in God’s Preparation
Exhaustion. Frustration. Irritation.As lingering congestion hangs on from last month’s ick, these feelings seem to well up for a moment as she cries & grows restless in my arms.“I just want to sleep” is the thought that flits through my mind.Then I pause & remind myself that this moment almost wasn’t possible.So I breathe in… Continue reading Trading-In Moments
Have you ever had one of those moments where you KNOW what God is telling you to do, or at least what He expects of you, you KNOW He is with you & can help you endure, but you just choose your own way anyway? Yeah…me, too. I call these “Abram moments.” I call them… Continue reading Abram Moments
Thoughts…you can’t touch them, but they can touch you.