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REPRISE: In Honor of Father’s Day…

This is a post I wrote on September 25, 2014…just three months shy of welcoming my firstborn into the world. Even back then, I knew that this guy… …would be one fantastical father. (That’s right, I said “fantastical.”) Going back and reading this post, and then seeing some of the photos from the past 2.5… Continue reading REPRISE: In Honor of Father’s Day…

Giving Thanks · Month-in-Review

Reprioritizing: It’s been a rough (and joyous) road…

It was a long Spring. I’m sure all of you have had one of (or a multitude) of days/weeks/months/years where you feel utterly drained and exhausted. “Life” during that time period┬ácompletely sapped you of all energy and emotional strength. Some are still in the middle of their struggles, with no “light at the end of… Continue reading Reprioritizing: It’s been a rough (and joyous) road…

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[Musings of a Mommy] Who I COULD be versus who I AM…

I was asked last Wednesday to lead a short devotional at the start of a surprise baby shower for two of our co-workers (who are likely to have their babies within days of each other). While at first I was shocked, being literally only a step ahead of these soon-to-be-mommies without the massive breadth of… Continue reading [Musings of a Mommy] Who I COULD be versus who I AM…

Bullet Journaling · Family · Giving Thanks · Infertility · Simply Wardrobing · Worship

Living in 2017: What I’m Hoping (and Planning) to Learn and Love

So as a follow-up of last week’s blog post, where I recapped the top five life lessons and loves of 2016 (quite honestly, my favorite blog post to date…check it out HERE), I thought I would share some of the things I hope to learn and love as I am living through 2017. I say… Continue reading Living in 2017: What I’m Hoping (and Planning) to Learn and Love

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Living in 2016: What I Learned and Loved

We are well into the new year (10 days in). Coming out of the┬ábusyness of the holidays and New Year, I was left drained physically, mentally, and emotionally. I had given everything I had to my work and my family, and it took some time for my body to forgive me for going non-stop for… Continue reading Living in 2016: What I Learned and Loved