When I was 16 and pregnant, I knew that I would never successfully make it in motherhood without God's intervention in my life. Matter of fact, that's when I rededicated my life to Jesus Christ. Up until that time I was slipping and sliding in my walk with Christ. It's amazing how a life-crisis ... Read More about When Weakness and Brokenness Leads to Wholeness in Christ
Oh, Joy! How excited I am to finally share the news of my Ashley's surprise baby shower! Not sharing what I was up to for the past three weeks in an effort to not spoil the surprise has been tough, man! My daughter reads my blog so, I wasn't sure if she would see my Instagram or Facebook ... Read More about Ashley’s Baby Shower – It’s a Girl!
When my mother learned that my husband and I were moving forward with our plans to foster children, she looked at us with questioning eyes. "Why the reservation?" I asked. "Your home is too small," she replied in the sincerest voice she could muster. "Is my home too small?" I pondered. "Is ... Read More about Because of Jesus, My Heart is Content with My Home
I've had my fair share of battles with maintaining a thankful heart as a wife and mom (when you struggle with hating your life, that tends to happen), but if there's one thing I've learned over the years it's this: Thankfulness is, by far, one of the most important attributes we can possess in ... Read More about Because of Jesus, My Home is Overflowing with Thankfulness
The holidays are upon us, and I can already feel the hairs on the back of my neck rise in anticipation of what's to come. Here's why... You see, I live in what I lovingly refer to as my Little House on the Freeway. I affectionately call it that because it’s pretty small for my big-fat ... Read More about Because of Jesus My Home is Welcoming…With an Occasional Hissy Fit!