Lessons in Young Womanhood- Who Are You?

I find people absolutely fascinating; myself included. What makes them tick, what makes them do the things they do, how do they interact with people and what causes relationships between different people to flourish or to fail? There are never any fully concrete answers, only more questions because people are complex! And that is what I dearly love. Learning about who I am and what … Continue reading Lessons in Young Womanhood- Who Are You?

Lessons in Young Motherhood- Mothers and Sons

Lessons in Young Motherhood- Mothers and Sons I read an article the other day about how some of the challenges we experience in parenting our sons, may be due to not giving our sons the respect they need. Since one of the highest needs of men is respect they argue, logically boys begin needing respect as they grow into young men. And we mothers, need to … Continue reading Lessons in Young Motherhood- Mothers and Sons

Courage to Parent Well in a Frightening World

Well, hello again! Remember me? The owner of this blog? I haven’t been around for a while.. it’s a long story, and I won’t go into it, but I wanted to let you know that I am back! Last weekend, I had the honor and privilege of being a part of the Ignite conference, which is put on through Western Seminary’s women’s ministry program. It … Continue reading Courage to Parent Well in a Frightening World

What the Hatmaker’s Got Right

If you’ve been in the Christian world for a while and haven’t been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard all about Jen Hatmaker. I “met” Jen years ago through their adoption story and have been following her ever since on social media. I have not personally read any of her books, but I’ve heard them come highly recommended by several others. Jen is, (at … Continue reading What the Hatmaker’s Got Right

VIDEO: Turning In My Evangelical Right Voter Card

“Free Thinking Fridays” is a new thing I’m going to try out, where I talk about something I’m thinking about or learning that doesn’t necessarily constitute a whole blog post. Today I am talking about turning in my Evangelical Right Voters Card. Seriously, good luck with voting next week. May the odds be ever in your favor. Others who agree with me, are smarter, and … Continue reading VIDEO: Turning In My Evangelical Right Voter Card

Sewing, Gratefulness and Letting Go of Mom Guilt

Photo Credit And let the peace that comes from Christ rule in your hearts… As the warm sun radiates warmth through the windows, holding on for dear life to the last days of summer, I sit at my sewing machine. Netflix plays quietly in the background. The crisp chomp of the scissors through fabric, the piecing fabric together, and the hum of the machine create a … Continue reading Sewing, Gratefulness and Letting Go of Mom Guilt