What An ER Visit Taught Me About Cherishing My Children

What An ER Visit Taught Me About Cherishing My Children

“These kids are driving me crazy!” If you are a mom, and unless you are Mother Theresa, I’m sure you’ve uttered (or screamed) these words out of frustration before. I know I have. Many times, in varying tones of voice. The fighting, the messes, the mealtimes, the questions. It gets to me sometimes. The never […]

5 Things to Never Do At A Youth Sporting Event

5 Things to Never Do At A Youth Sporting Event

Recently, while watching my 10-year-old’s softball game, I found myself in a situation that I think most parents can relate to. The team’s were evenly matched and it was a high scoring, high action game. My daughter was playing catcher, and after an inning when she had let a couple runs in by throwing the […]

Hearing God through Homemaking

Hearing God Through Housework

I had a very busy day ahead of me. I woke up early to spend some time hearing God by reading His word, and talking to Him in prayer. I was up before the children and had started getting things done, but I still felt like I was falling behind, and I was overwhelmed. I […]

They said you couldn't do it-Prove them wrong!

Who Said You Can’t Do It?

“Mom! I’m done!” I hear this battle cry exuberantly called from the bathroom many¬†times each day. One of my children has finished up in the bathroom and needs my help to wash their hands. I used to rush in and help, to make sure they were doing a good job, getting nice and clean, and […]

Teen Pregnancy on Ask Away Friday

Teen Pregnancy on Ask Away Friday

This week I swapped questions with Christy, who blogs over at Uplifting Families. Go check out her blog when you get a chance, and see some of the questions I asked her. 1. I was a teen mom too. What was your biggest struggle as a teen mother?¬†–I think for me it was the fact […]