There's an English Proverbs that says "A Smooth Sea Never Made a Skilled Sailor," that I believe really applies to motherhood. I mean think about it, if we always had picture perfect days, would we . . .
As a Mom of two young boys, it often feels like I am in a constant state of motion. I am sure most of you can relate; from the time my feet hit the ground in the morning until I lay my head down on my . . .
"Your boys are so well-behaved." An older mom helped me watch my boys during practice and when we finished I about choked on her comment. But it's true. Overall, my boys are well-behaved. That day, . . .
One of the things I love about reading the Gospels is getting to see what Jesus actually did: what He said, how He acted, what He chose to pay attention to. I always notice how aware He was . . .
I'm the mom who loves pillows fights. I'm the mom who loves sleepovers (or at least I will since Michael isn't old enough for them yet). I'm the mom who loves going on adventures, who loves camp outs . . .
There are seasons in life that are hard. I'm sure every one of us has walked through something difficult at some point in our lives; whether in marriage, raising kids, or just life in general. To . . .
There's something that happens to you when you become a parent. It's something that you can't describe but can only feel. From the first time I held you, I was flooded with emotions. When I looked at . . .
As a mom, it can be in the stillness and quietness of the house, when the boys have gone done for naps or to bed for night, that I silently rejoice. You see, Moms are always on call. We are pulled . . .
For the mom who sees herself as ordinary. Can I share something with you? You may feel like just a mama. You may feel like just a woman. There are times when motherhood makes you so . . .
I was sitting on the chair holding our 5 month old while our 15 month old played at my feet. Our toddler had recently taken a HUGE interest in her baby doll and was quietly playing with her… then it . . .