The Small Beginning

“Do not despise these small beginnings, for the Lord rejoices to see the work begin,”‭‭-Zechariah‬ ‭4:10‬ ‭NLT‬‬ 4 years ago today, I decided to turn personal journal writing into a public blog site. Writing has been a passion of mine since my youth. What I love most about words is the power they have to … Continue reading The Small Beginning

Bad Bananas

A few days ago, my 8-year-old son glanced at a bunch of decaying bananas on our kitchen counter. He saw them there for a while and finally decided to ask me, “Why do you need those bad bananas to make good banana bread?” I quickly answered back with a less thought out response, ”that’s just … Continue reading Bad Bananas

Hope for the Hard Times

There are so many people looking for hope during this trying time—whether it’s a new job opportunity because they’ve been laid off, good news from a doctor as they fight cancer, support for a single mom as she struggles to work and care for her children, or comfort for the person mourning the devastating loss … Continue reading Hope for the Hard Times

#Girlmom Reflections…

As our daughters get older, their emotions are getting wilder, questions are getting deeper and sometimes mouths are a bit smarter than my liking. But even on the days when I just want to discipline them, I try my best to affirm instead—Reminding them that they’re unique and natural born leaders. God created them just … Continue reading #Girlmom Reflections…