“... unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” - Matthew 18:3 . . “If you had the power to do anything you wanted, what would it be?” was the icebreaker question for children’s church last Sunday. I’m always interested to see how each child will respond … Continue reading Faith Like Little Children
“You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.” ~Isaiah 26:3~ After traveling on a Boeing 737, for over three hours, I arrived safely and soundly to Phoenix, Arizona. Flying on an airplane is a lot like life. Sometimes it’s 'smooth sailing' and then we randomly encounter the inevitable … Continue reading Perfect Peace
After over 11 years of being committed to you, thankfulness & gratefulness flows from my heart. You’ve taught me how to be a leader, innovator, professional, results driven, and a team player. I came to the company as a know-it-all 'tweener'- single with no children and no 5-year plan in place. And somehow, my summer … Continue reading Time to Say Goodbye 👋
Everyone knows a woman or two, who seem to have it all. She has the job, the family and is very active in her community. A lady who’s strong and who keeps herself along with her kiddos looking good… She portrays an image of the ideal woman, in the Bible, described in Proverbs 31. “Her … Continue reading #AntiSuperwomanMentality: My Efforts are Enough
My spiritual father used to always say, we live in a microwave oven and Burger King type of world. We want everything fast and "our way." We all have our personal goals, career goals, and spiritual goals which are great to have, but what's most important is knowing how to prioritize them. If you are … Continue reading Just Saying No Because God said So…
We were in our early 20s when we decided to tie the knot 9 years ago. We had tons of people giving us the inevitable unsolicited advice. "Keep God in the center of your marriage" , "Keep a great love life" and "Communication is the key to a successful marriage" are just a few statements that I can remember. … Continue reading 3 Reasons Why Marriage is Still “A Thing” For Us
"What's more important time or money?” was an interesting question I read that posted in a Facebook status. The person who wrote the post was specifically referring to sacrificing time with family and friends in order to work more hours. Well, from reading responses to that question I learned that it's all about perspective. A … Continue reading Time or Money: Do We Really Have to Choose What’s More Important?????
I woke up this morning in a very peaceful state. I'm not shocked or upset about the election results. I'm just grateful for the President Obama administration. Under his so called "bad" administration my husband and I found great jobs, were able purchase homes & cars, are comfortably raising our four beautiful children. We feel … Continue reading Moving Forward Peacefully After This Contentious Presidential Race
Endless spills, constant screams/whining, bathroom accidents, and countless ungrateful attitudes are what a stay at home mom deals with on a daily basis, all day long. Literally 24/7! You probably thought that I was only referring to the behavior my children but these behaviors are definitely experienced with grown folks, well...myself! Yes, I'm guilty of … Continue reading Working From Home With Multiple Children: How I Survive!
For the past couple of months we've been staying with a family member, awaiting the closing on our new home. Because our move was so abrupt, the hubs and I have been circumstantially sharing an 11x13 room with our 5 year old boy/girl twins, 4 year son, and 2 year old daughter. While being so … Continue reading A Glimpse Into the Life of a Co-sleeping Mama Bear