Don’t Waste Your Time

By contributing writer, Amy It happened. I’m not exactly sure how it happened, but it did. My daughter turned fifteen (and a half), and now she’s driving me everywhere we go. On top of that, my older son just finished up his first year of college. Seriously. And please bring up the fact that my younger son will be entering the… Read More

5 Ways to Intentionally Point Your Kids to God This Summer

By contributing writer, Liz With a baby set to arrive any day over here, we are planning for a simple Summer. However, for a lot of families Summer is a time that is packed full of vacations, trips to the pool, and lots of other activities. With such a big break from your normal routine, how are you going to… Read More

The Extraordinary Ordinary

By contributing writer Ami: “I’ll have the Ordinary Special.” “Do you want blue skies with that?” “Yes please.” “Ok, that’ll be one Ordinary Special coming right up. Runny noses, nap time songs, making dinner, a kiss when the husband comes home, an argument, extra reconciliation snuggles, and a side of blue skies.” “Yep, that’ll do it. I’ll have it my… Read More

Grace for the Spring Cleaning Drop-Outs

By guest writer Lisa: Everywhere I look online recently people are talking about spring cleaning. They are sharing checklists, tips, and really helpful advice for giving our homes, our schedules, and even our attitudes a fresh new start. Everywhere I look in my house recently is all about piles of dishes, heaps of laundry, and toys scattered near and far…. Read More

Moms Who Aren’t in the Trenches, We Need You

When you’re in the trenches of late night feedings, diaper changes, cutting up food into tiny particles, wiping snotty noses, and holding hands to cross the road, it can feel like a forever season. You don’t want to hear, “Enjoy this moment” or “They grow up fast” or “Just you wait until you don’t have them” or you fill in… Read More

My Miscarriage Changed Me

A few weeks ago we found out we were pregnant with our third child, but soon after I began to bleed and reality sank in. I had a miscarriage, and the following is what I wrote as my baby was taken into Heaven. It is my prayer that by sharing my innermost thoughts that those who have been through or… Read More