It Was Never About Me

It Was Never About Me

Face down on the bed. I keep reminding myself to breathe and unclench my jaw. Whose idea was this?!?!?!  Bible open. Notebook open. Notes, lists, pens, highlighters all stacked around me. What was I thinking?!?!?!? Miles from home. I didn’t […]

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A Gentle Answer

A Gentle Answer

“They probably don’t want parents by their age anyway, right?” The question hung in the air between us. I didn’t know her. She didn’t know me. We were engaged in a rather superficial conversation about foster care. And then this […]

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Junk Mail that Changed My World

Junk Mail that Changed My World

Any envelope with that logo is met with excitement and anticipation. News from afar. Letters or pictures from our sweet […]

Nov 14, 2013     No Comments
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When Your Life is Burning Down

When Your Life is Burning Down

Blind with tears I penned these words… I don’t know what road you are on or what hell you will […]

Nov 11, 2013     No Comments
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Waiting for Our Davion

Waiting for Our Davion

If there were words to say, I would say them. But it seems they catch in my throat. I wonder […]

Nov 6, 2013     No Comments
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I’ll Always Come Back to You

I’ll Always Come Back to You

It seemed we were walking in a painting. Leaves of every color swirled in the air all around us as […]

Nov 5, 2013     No Comments
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Our Shabby Chic Love

Our Shabby Chic Love

It is nearly 5 p.m.  I am in sweats, I haven’t showered today and I smell like a combination of sweat and […]

Nov 4, 2013     2 Comments
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Homeschool Top 10 Things

Homeschool Top 10 Things

I was thinking about how Facebook changes, momentarily, in November. Many people are counting blessings, grace…things to be thankful for. […]

Nov 1, 2013     No Comments
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