Dating my children: Miss Nia’s date

My Gorgeous Friends in Christ, Do you have special traditions with your children? One of ours is date days. With five kiddos in the house, almost everything from what to watch on tv to what we will eat after church on Sunday is up for negotiation and compromise. The kids have to make alot of […]

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Reveling in God’s goodness!

About a month ago, our family dressed up on a Friday afternoon and headed to a nature park to meet up with our favorite photographer. (Well our only photographer.) We met her three years ago to have family pics taken when Nia was a newborn, and that beach photo session became my testimony because hours […]

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A Heavy Momma Heart: Part 1

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh start. I almost always write first thing in the morning, but my heart is grieving. I am mourning like so many of you over the events happening around our nation. I am writing this in the evening as I process the hurts happening across our […]

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Do you have a God story to tell?

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh start. A new day to rise up, and walk victoriously through anything warring against your peace. We were never meant to live in turmoil. We are a people designed to walk victoriously. Jesus said that we would have troubles, but to take heart because He […]

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Adoption still Rocks: 3 years later

Today marked 3 years since I stood before the judge, surrounded by a room full of family and friends, and pledged to be forever momma to my twin boys. The emotions of that moment are still fresh and raw and so real that I could almost physically touch them. Sitting there, promising to care for […]

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In the Moment: Field Trip Today

Friends, I had an amazing day with my boys today. It was one of those, “Pinch me. This is going so well days.” It also was sandwiched between a busy morning and a busy afternoon. I had a choice today during this trip. 1. Live in the moment and let myself feel all the joy. […]

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Seriously, you bit him?

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new dawn. A fresh new start. Saturday morning is peeking around the corner. And very shortly, I will be greeted by twin boys ready to start the day. They are the first ones up each day. They rise long before the sun appears. They will snuggle next to me […]

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“You are Just a Little bit her Mommy!”

I continue to see my sweet little girls that I cared for recently as their foster mommy. They still scream, “Mommy!” everytime they see me. Yesterday, when I picked up my daughter Nia, I saw both of them on the playground. I rounded the corner and there at the fence was little P. She is […]

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Universal Language

I hold my daughter close, carrying her on my hip. She is chattering away as we walk down the sidewalk to her classroom. Another parent exits, and holds the door open for us to walk into the classroom. Most of the students are playing on a carpeted section of the room with a variety of […]

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Remembering a Mighty Move of God

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh start. A new day to rise and look to the Lord to supply all that you need. He is right there with you, ready to minister to every single need in your body, your mind, your spirit, your home, your relationships, or your workplace. Wherever […]

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