One of the things that I have loved most about this blog is the connections that I have made with other women; some of them were strangers, some acquaintances and some were friends that I now have a deeper relationship with. The following story comes from a high school friend, Jenn Ruff Snow, that I… Read More Birth Story: New Strength
Always remember there was nothing worth sharing like the love that let us share our name. -Avett Brothers, ironically from a song called “Murdered in the City” that brings tears to my eyes every time I hear it. #TRUTH Friday night Luke and I climbed into bed at about 9pm (yep, we’re ragers). We were… Read More Sleep and Gratitude
We’re pretty excited about the new Pinckney Park on James Island. It is within bike riding/golf carting distance of our house AND it has a playground. The master plan for this park is quite spectacular. They are working on the park in phases. The playground is done and the park will eventually feature picnic areas,… Read More Pinckney Park – New Park on James Island
“I wonder if our first job isn’t to enjoy our kids and our second job is to raise them.” -Rob Bell I’m not gonna lie folks, I’ve been excited about family game nights since before my kids were born. Quality time is definitely one of my love languages. Playing games has been a great way… Read More Family Game Night: 7 games for kids ages 3-7
Intuition. Inner voice. God speaking. Whatever it means to you. I used to trust it and rely on it. I can remember many times in high school and college that I would get a bad feeling about a party I was at, or a person I was talking to or a street I was about… Read More Intuition
A guy that I went to high school with recently adopted a child with Down syndrome from the Ukraine. Their son, Micah, was two years old and had been living in an orphanage since he was born. My friend and his wife have two other young children, ages 4 and 2. God was calling them… Read More Feeding Baby
Who has seen The Sound of Music? This was my favorite movie as a kid. It handles some pretty serious issues but as I kid, I just loved all the singing. Hence my title today! This is a random one folks! I am loving all this stuff lately . . . It’s mostly food and… Read More A Few of my Favorite Things . . .