Death. Until recently I never thought too much about it. I knew it is inevitable. Something that happens to everyone at there given time. I’ve always been aware we never know how much time we have. Trying to make the most of the time I have with my loved ones especially my husband and my… Continue reading In His Hands
Full disclosure: this is going to be a long post! It was not my original intention however, I began writing the first half while at my previous position and now circumstances have changed. So it will all end up coming full circle...bare with me, there may be some relatable insight on this roller coaster of… Continue reading What if…But God!
Photo and recipe by My Hubby.
Blueberry lovers, these rustic muffins are for you! I make these for my girls as an easy get up and go breakfast. Want to turn baking into some family fun? Go blueberry picking with the kids, then come home and bake some delightful fresh muffins. Enjoy! Ingredients: 2 cups flour (sub gluten free flour for… Continue reading Rustic Blueberry Muffins
Photo by Stephanie McCabe on Unsplash July. Where has the time gone? I can't even fathom how quickly this year has already flown by. Just like clockwork the sun rays are even brighter and the temperatures are quickly rising. Bright red and white checkered picnic blankets decorate the lawns at the local parks. The lingering smell of the… Continue reading Scars and Stripes
Photo by Derek Thompson on Unsplash "Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong." -1 Corinthians 16:13 (NIV)
One evening as I was cooking dinner, my girls were watching and trying to assist in the best way they know how- as sensory scientists a.k.a. food tasters! I stood there slicing some rainbow carrots when suddenly my oldest looked at me and smiled, “Mommy I want to be just like you when I grow… Continue reading The Paradigm
The emerald green monster consumes my mind: She is so beautiful, does she even have to try? I can't even put my mascara on these days without smudging some under the bottom of my eyelashes, trying to erase it and cover it up 5 times before running out the door-already late for work. She is… Continue reading Jealousy
As I sat in our church service a few weeks ago, our pastor said something that made my heart ache. “What do you have against God,” he said. The reference may have not been directed at me, but the question sure felt like it was. The thoughts in my mind pounded against my brain like… Continue reading What do you have against God?
I once heard a saying similar to this "If Satan knows he can't destroy you, he will try to distract you". Sometimes as Christians we can get into a routine, we think the world cannot destroy us because we have Christ-which is true, however when we are distracted it can keep us from living the… Continue reading Distractions