I have to be honest and admit that I don't take many moments for reflection like I probably should. Perhaps I would have less meltdowns if I did, but for right now that's not the case. This is one of those areas of my life that falls in the consistently inconsistent box. I recently had… Continue reading Moments for Reflection: Coming to Terms with My Mess
What comes to mind when you hear the word transformation? Changing from one thing to another? How about the alteration of the appearance of something to look different? Both are right, but as a believer the word transformation should take on an entirely new meaning. Several years ago, something hit the social media sites (Facebook,… Continue reading True Transformation
Parenting is nonstop. I get no vacations, no sick days and it’s almost impossible to find reliable coverage. As we go beyond Mother’s Day, I challenge you to embrace the perpetual state of mother-induced exhaustion and extend yourself some grace. Finding joy in this process of raising little humans, while simultaneously balancing marriage, work, travel… Continue reading Intentional Living: Balancing Marriage, Parenting, Work, Homeschooling and Family Travel (Mother’s Day & Beyond)
I know that we are just starting into the spring months and Thanksgiving is a couple of seasons away but I feel in my spirit that this story needs to be shared now. So let’s dig in, shall we? One Thanksgiving morning I entered the kitchen to start preparing everything so we could head to… Continue reading The Green Bean Episode
It's been too long since I've journaled out loud. That's really the whole reason why I started a blog eleven years ago anyway... it wasn't to make money. It wasn't to share products I had made. It was simply to share my thoughts, experiences, failures, and victories. It wasn't until about eight months ago that… Continue reading Behind Closed Doors: What’s Really Going On?