To The Barren Woman { Special Guest Post by Loretta Yopp! }

Does Mother’s Day find you in an uncomfortable place?  It is not by chance you found these words today.  You need a few moments to be encouraged, beautiful friend.   Push that darling little brew button on your coffee maker and pull up a seat at the table and let’s talk through this thing.    Because youContinue reading “To The Barren Woman { Special Guest Post by Loretta Yopp! }”

Undeserved Love

Today was filled with little people whininess and attitudes and fussing galore. Lions and tigers and bears, OH MY! Just an all around crapola day to be frankly honest.   So to salvage some sanity I put the kids to bed early and have been enjoying some quiet mommy and Jesus time. #breathe #sweetJesus  IContinue reading “Undeserved Love”

Dare to Compare

I’ve really tried to be a regular blogger. Really, I have. And then life happens. I miss a few days. Then a few days turns into a week and a half. Then come the questions. And comparisons. I’ve felt the pressure. The expectations. I’ve questioned myself. More than you know.. How often should I post?Continue reading “Dare to Compare”

More Than Enough.

Another day of endless sibling squabbles. More than enough. “Give me that! I had it first! That’s mine! Stop it! He’s pushing me! She did it!” The oh so familiar repetitive routine will wear down even the strongest ones. Some days are so completely exhausting. *insert long dramatic sigh here* And when those days becomeContinue reading “More Than Enough.”

Perspective Changes Everything

Some days will either make or break you. Some are filled with such uncontainable joy and laughter. The birth of a newborn, answered prayer for salvation of a loved one, and the love shared between a husband and wife on their wedding day. Beautiful, incredible, breathtaking moments. Then there are those when it’s all youContinue reading “Perspective Changes Everything”

Green Tree Frogs

Tonight, it happened. Enjoying spending time with our 5-year-old making a tree frog out of a toilet paper tube, and I find myself being critical of her. She’s so proud of her solid green frog she’s painted, glued together and drawn a face on and I’m judging it. How…could…I… This little Jesus-loving-girl who has stolenContinue reading “Green Tree Frogs”