I’ll never give birth to a child. … I have seen and done more in my life than I could have ever dreamed imaginable. I’ve been to places and experienced stories that are the stuff of fairy tales. I could list a dozen dreams birthed in my heart that have already come true and God… Continue reading MOM IT OUT Monday: The Other Mom
Confession… I can be really mean to my husband. Ugly, ugly, ugly. I do not deserve this gentle man. God has given us a gift of words and I love to use them to praise Him, to tell stories, to speak life over my children, to sing. But I also abuse them. I know where it… Continue reading WIFEY WEDnesday: The VARSITY LEVEL wifey
“When you’re dreaming with a broken heart… waking up is the hardest part…” I’ve said before that I have this running soundtrack in my head at all times. For days now, I’ve had this song in my head. It’s about a love relationship, but for me it’s been about my dream of going to Africa… Continue reading Mustard seed dream
So here’s the deal… there are all these different characters or roles in every foster care situation. There are DHS workers, and court officials. Foster parents, foster siblings. There’s a judge. There’s always the victim. There’s always an offender or perpetrator. Unfortunately, there’s usually one or more characters in denial playing the role of bystanders. And… Continue reading Miss J’s terrible, no good, very bad day.
Last year, on the very first day of Lent, I met my now-fiance’, face to face. And though I had no idea at the time, with the season of Lent so began a season dedicated to the beginning of our courtship. Although I had given up Facebook and Twitter, I really hadn’t felt confirmed in… Continue reading Lent Love.
20(in)11 Recap & 2012: A DATE & A DARE I blogged some plans for 2011 here. God’s response to those plans was, “Not so much, baby girl!” He, again, went above and beyond! 2011 was filled with the fun of Taco Tuesdays, roller skating, grad school, Cowboys games, romantic dates, an incredible BDayPalooza weekend, camps,… Continue reading 2012: A Date, A Dozen, & A Dare…
Let me be clear. I. AM NOT. LOOKING. FOR A MAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am on a path of my own God-inspired bliss. IF while on that path I should come across a man who is ALREADY on that same path then he just might be the one. And IF while on that path I should come… Continue reading Don’t mess with the bliss unless you come CORRECT.