hashtag MOM. {Guest Writer}

Recently, my favorite little duckling and I were on a neighborhood bike ride when we stopped to feed our duck friends at the pond.  While enjoying one of our favorite mommy and me moments, we had the opportunity to welcome a new family to the neighborhood.  As I conversed with this precious family from China, […]

Children are a Heritage from the Lord!

We actually had FOUR stockings hanging during Christmas this year… After Harper’s birth Peter and I had such a frightening delivery experience that we couldn’t even imagine having another child. We were both so horrified by what had just happened. Terrified by the fear, worry and anxiety we felt for our unborn, who became our […]

Why ME?

{My Harper at 2 weeks old. Katie Weber Photography} It’s 1:30pm, I’m unloading the dryer when suddenly, I hear babbling coming from the other side of the house. Glancing at the clock wondering why she didn’t take a longer nap, I feel the weight of all the things needing to get done. Feeling burdened by […]

The Cleanest House on the Block

In the craziness of life when I’m freaking out because someone is coming over and there are socks on the floor and dishes piled up, I have to STOP and really ask myself, Do I really care about being known for having the “cleanest house” on the block? I mean sure, that’s a great thing […]

Keep Dating Your Spouse

So often when people get married they stop pursuing one another. Sometimes it happens on accident. They’ve “caught” their spouse, the chase is over so there is no longer a need to pursue or woo. Years (or months) later they wonder… What happened? What changed in our relationship? Why isn’t this as fun as it […]