Triumphs of Faith

Hebrews 11:1 “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” It is so incredibly hard to not see things. And to not be in control. And to feel like you can’t even catch a small glimpse of what is ahead of you. Faith: complete trust or confidence in […]

Shopping Adventures with Four

My baby boy is now 9 weeks old! The newborn stage goes by so quickly, and I am trying to enjoy all of the sweet moments of this stage. He is such a mellow, happy baby. His smile brings me so much joy! As the fourth baby, I feel like he can sense that I […]

Why Should You Vote?

Election season is in full swing and my mailbox has been stuffed with ads from candidates vying for my vote. Signs are posted on every corner and my Facebook news feed is filled with political posts from all sides. I find it absolutely astonishing that many, many people will not exercise the privilege to vote! I […]

Chiming in about Harambe

  All over the internet, social media, and on every news source is the tragic story about Harambe, the silverback gorilla who was shot and killed after a 4 year old child climbed over into the exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo. The zoo officials shot the gorilla to protect the child, and thankfully, the child’s […]

Be Ye Joyful

“Sometimes you’ll find what you’re waiting for  Was there all along just waiting for you  To turn around and reconcile  And it may be broken down  All the bridges burned like an old ghost town  But this my son can be made new  It’s gonna be alright  Shake it out and let back in the […]

Imagine That!

  “You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one” John Lennon I am always encouraging my children to use their imagination! Imagination is something that gets pushed aside as we get older. A lot of our imagination can get lost through lack of use because TV or movies does all the […]

Waiting Patiently For the Lord…While In The Pit

Psalm 40:1-3 “I waited patiently for the Lord, and He inclined to me and heard my cry.  He brought me up out of the pit of destruction, out of the miry clay,  And He set my feet upon a rock making my footsteps firm.  He put a new song in my mouth, a song of […]