If These Walls Could Talk
Faith, fear, and the truth that is setting me free.
Why Temper-Tantrum Parenting Might Just Help You Make the Rapture
Yes, being a flawed mom is OK
How the Gospel Is Wrecking My Life
Foster care, adoption, and the American Dream
The Little House That Could
How to thrive in family life

Our Happy Home: An inside look at my spring decorations.

Spring has sprung and we've seen another Resurrection Sunday come and go. My family had a glorious day celebrating our Risen savior, because up from the dead he arose! It was a delight to be in the Lord's house with my family (and friends).  Nothing does this mamma's heart much better than having all of my children with me to worship the ... [ Read More ]

Deck the Halls!

I love seasonal decorating! I decorate my home and create a window display with accompanying garden decorations for Valentine’s Day, Easter (Resurrection Day!), The Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, and of course, Christmas. And even though I haven’t succumbed to the temptation of decorating for St. Patty’s day, I’m soooo jealous of those who do! ... [ Read More ]

Once Upon A Time for Thanksgiving

Once upon a time, before I worked, I gardened and decorated seasonally. (Really, I did.  I have pictures below to prove it!) - It was my regular custom to festively decorate the interior and exterior of our Little House on the Freeway for occasions like Valentine’s Day, the arrival of spring and summer, Thanksgiving, and of course, ... [ Read More ]