Three Things that Moms of Teens have in Common

Dear Sweet Momma of a Teenager, You are on my heart today. You see I joined the ranks of being a mom of a teenager a little over a year ago. My son is 14, and we are navigating all kinds of new and foreign lands together. The relationship is changing at what feels like […]

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My Unexpected Vacation- Why I won’t be reporting for work next week….

6:15 pm, right in the middle of the final preparations for our Monday evening bible study, and the phone rings. I look at the number, and recognize it immediately as my daughter’s daycare. “Why would they be calling me in the evening?” I thought as I answered the call. “Hello. We have some bad news…..” […]

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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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A Heavy Momma’s Heart: Part 2 Lay Down the Baton

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh start. A new day to rise and take a serious inventory of the batons that we are passing onto the next generation. What are we handing off to our children? A few questions every person who is a parent or an influencer/mentor of a younger […]

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Family Valentine’s Day Meal

Okay actually Valentine’s Eve meal. We celebrated a day early. In the days leading up to Valentine’s Day, I’ve been focusing my posts on the perfect love of the Father. His love that can make fear flee, mountains tremble and fall, hearts heal, and brokenness become whole. I am in awe of the love that […]

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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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How can I help my child walk in truth at any age?

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh start. It’s a little late today, but I am personally working through giving myself grace for real life to happen while still keeping up with my committment to blog and share. Writing is so healing for me. As I write, especially about truths I am […]

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