The Face of Depression

“Take a good look at that face. Go ahead, do it. What do you see? Do you see a happy, glowing mother-to-be? I bet you do, just like many others who have commented on my Facebook page about how beautiful and glowing I look. Do […]

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How to Handle Changes in Friendships

Today I want to talk to you about something that I have dealt with a LOT in the last few years;┬áchanges in friendships. I have experienced so much heartbreak, especially since moving into a subdivision. Before we even bought this house about 5 years ago, […]

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My Grieving Heart

I’m┬áso troubled by everything I’ve been witnessing on social media and the news. I just don’t know how much more I can handle seeing each day. I keep seeing my “friends” posting things that I not only disagree with, but things that I know grieves […]

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FIRE IGNITED

Tonight I finished reading “make me a Legend: For The Dream of a Better Tomorrow” by Chuck Balsamo. Yay! I finished an entire book! That’s a huge accomplishment for a mother of 4 who finds it hard to focus on anything longer than a few […]

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HOPE

For years I’ve felt God’s calling on my life to write. But lately, I’ve been so busy raising my children that I’m purely exhausted by the time I get them down for a nap or in bed for the night. I’m not sure how other […]

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EXCHANGE FEAR FOR FAITH

Once again I’m exploring what life would be like if I exchanged my fears for faith. How would I feel and how could it change my life? Why does fear have so much control over my life? I’m not talking about rational fears, like those […]

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LESSONS FROM THE MAN IN THE RAIN

Sunday as we were driving to church in the morning, it was raining lightly and the forecast called for heavier showers. For the first time in a long time, we were actually early for church. I noticed a man up ahead of us on the […]

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OVERCOMING THE STORMS

This was the view from my back porch almost exactly 4 years ago to the day. I believe we were under a tornado watch and I had been freaking out over the weather for several days prior to it even becoming bad. This looks like […]

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The Lion

This morning I had a very prophetic dream. I can barely remember any of the actual details of the dream, except that there was a lion with it’s mouth open and I heard these words, “The lion’s mouth is never shut“. When I woke up, […]

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FINDING JOY IN THE LITTLE THINGS

It’s so funny to me how often I hear the words, “I could never do that”. It’s usually mentioned when talking about being a stay at home mom or especially homeschooling my kids. I never thought I could do it either, but God doesn’t call […]

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