International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day to all the first responders and military women that grace the earth. The ones who are first on the scene of a tragedy, the ones who run to the problem and the danger. The women who put others freedoms and lives ahead of their own. The

The Rules of Fight Club

Parenting is hard. Anyone who is a parent knows this. It’s sleepless nights, it’s hiding in the closet just to eat chocolate, it’s cleaning puke up at 1:00 AM, it’s having to have deep and emotionally draining conversations with teenagers at 11:00 PM on school/work nights. It’s hard. Every stage.

When Less is Less

Happy March. If you read my recap blog “Joy-2018” then you know that at the end of the year we downsized and moved into a smaller home on December 28th. It was a little crazy, we listed our house on November 30 and had a full asking price offer on

I’ll Have the Love with a Side of Grace

Valentines Day. Love it or hate it, it comes every February 14th and the stores are decked out in hearts, candy, cheesy stuffed animals and cards. In fact, on February 13th you can stroll the aisle of any major retailer and see guys with panicked faces trying to find that

2019 February Stunningly Strong Woman: Carole Turner

I love how the Lord works, He brings people into my life at different times of my life when I need it the most, and contrary to popular belief, He doesn’t always surround me with people who are exactly like me. How incredibly boring would my life be if I

January’s 2019 Stunningly Strong Woman: Kathy McGibbon

I believe in the divine hand of Providence, I don’t think that things just happen or that the universe creates accidents. I truly believe that my footsteps are guided and that my feet have been ordered to walk down certain paths that have allowed me to meet the most incredible

Dear Daughter-in-Laws

This is a blog I wrote 7 years ago that popped up in my Timehop today. The boys have aged since then but every word of this letter is still true.

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