To the mom who brought her kids to church today,


I saw you come fashionably late to service today, I know you had no time to wear makeup, or do anything to your hair, But I did notice your children wore nicely pressed clothes, and were excited to take their chair. I saw when the first hymn was sung the baby woke up, And I saw you passing him around…

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Thankful Third Thursday


Every third Thursday of the month, I encourage all of you to make a comment on what you are thankful for. Let’s call it Thankful Third Thursday. There is always something to be thankful for, so why not share it? I will start! I am thankful for my husband. He has a very important role in our children’s lives. He has…

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An inspiring thought from doing Laundry


This past weekend I did 7 loads of laundry! That’s dirty clothes of 2 adults, 3 kids, plus sheets, and towels. Sometimes at the end of completing the 7 loads, I have another two more baskets of clothes to wash!  Just doing one load of my own laundry in college was a hassle, I never thought I’d be the mama…

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Graduation Day


26 years ago today I graduated preschool. I still clearly remember the day like it was yesterday; my dad took two rolls of film to load his camera, my mom made 50 turkey sandwiches for the graduation luncheon, and I lost a shoe as I walked across the stage to receive my diploma. I’ll never forget those moments. Let’s fast…

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Do you know how loved you are?


For the past 6 months, as I’ve changed my baby’s diaper, I read him the sign that hung above his changing table. “Twinkle twinkle little star, do you know how loved you are?” He would give me a smirk or a smile when I read it, as I tickled him and let him know how much mommy loves him.  This particular morning, as…

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Dear Younger Me


Dear Younger Me is the newest song released by Mercy Me. The title really kept me thinking about my past, and wondering what I would say to my younger self if I had a chance. Here are the top 5 things I would say: 1) Take more chances. 2) Don’t worry too much. 3) Study harder for your SATs. 4)…

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