What I know of Grief

grief-noun  deep sorrow, especially that caused by someone’s death. I remember looking at the pregnancy test about 100 times. I had bought a pack of 50 for really cheap off amazon when David and I decided to try for another baby. I took it from room to room looking at it in different lights. I…

How to Start Daily Bible Study

For most of my life I never had regular Bible study time. I would embarrassingly confess to my close friends, “Yeah…I’m just so busy right now with V…” and there would be a silent nod, or a well-meaning, “I’m right there with you!” I think the root of this problem was my own selfishness when…

Self Care for the Burnt-Out Mom

this post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a tiny commission! LOVE you.  I’m standing in the kitchen on the brink of either crying or laughing. There are remnants of spit up on my grease stained t-shirt, a tiny poop smear on my right…

My Summer Reading (Part 1)

this post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a tiny commission! LOVE you.  I always loved being a part of the summer reading program at the library when I was a kid. The prizes were always super cool and one year I won my…

Best Ever Books for Toddlers!

We are big readers in our house. I try to fit in as much literature as possible while still taking care of my family. This means a lot of audiobooks, and spending my free time reading instead of doing other things. I’m currently in the middle of five books and I have quite a few…