What an absolutely adorable Christmas gift option for the child that doesn’t fit the mainstream “look-like-me” products and dolls!!!! They are probably not even thinking about that niche, but I certainly did! Visit the Etsy shop HERE.
Our trip was wonderful save for a couple of technology tragedies! I have so many blog posts I was ready to put up but couldn’t. Chet was teething on our trip which wasn’t fun. One night while he was half awake but crying, I made the mistake of giving him motrin. He started gagging and coughing so hard that he puked. Gross in and of itself, but he happened to […]
Our sweet son is 1!!!!!! What an amazing year it has been! We are so blessed by this little miracle!!! You can read his birth story HERE.
For the first time in our time in ministry, we took two Sundays off for vacation. We are home—well, the home of my heart. I haven’t been back to Virginia in the fall in 20 some odd years. Having a fall birthday, there is something magical and perfect about the chilly weather and turning leaves. It has been life giving about family and friends in this setting.
I love small businesses. I try and support them as much as possible. I think they enrich our community in a really unique way. Especially believers that bring excellence to their crafts. I know I have shared about this one before, but this kid never ceases to amaze me. She is self motivated and is diligent with her studies so she can have time to create. She is now making […]
No matter your current, earthly experience, there is something life giving about surrounding yourself with simple beauty and serving others. This morning my home was teeming with love babies lots of babies mommies Jesse Tree ornament making fellowship encouragement creativity comforting advent preparation coffee treats love As we break for Thanksgiving, my heart is bursting at the seems with love for these young moms. They are pursuing Christ in a […]
I have a man in my life that is more than dear to me. He loved my family providentially just after a heart breaking time. He unified us and set a foundation or a home base for my siblings and me. He is also a Veteran. Every year, I call or text and thank him for his service. He always brushes it off. He has never once acknowledged my words. […]
incredibly dashing in his blue cardie, despite being covered in spills with a messy face from self feeding = 11 months old
Happy Birthday to me!!!! Congratulations, Melanie!!!!! Hope you love your new conditioner!!!
In my post on Scottsdale Moms Blog, I shared a bit about starting Early Intervention with Elijah. I wanted this one to go live right after that one, but I had issues with my blog and then with time! Here is a little recap of the summer. At his 18 month well check, I literally had no concerns. He had been running since 11 months and talking even longer. He […]