Holding the Year Gently

Holding the Year Gently

It is that time, we find ourselves still in the lingering glow of the new year. The threshold has been crossed with wide-eyed wonder and possibility. Promises that this year will be the year echo everywhere. At two weeks in, reality begins to seep into the edges of...
The Measure of a Good Summer + a free gift

The Measure of a Good Summer + a free gift

 Summer is over. It has been for awhile according to my boys. If you entered a craft store at some point, you were being sold its ending in July, when the foam pumpkins dared to take up position on the shelves. Inevitably once the school bell rings on that first day,...
The Place Our Boys Need Us to Meet Them

The Place Our Boys Need Us to Meet Them

It’s evening, we are all gathered around the table, in between pickups and drop-offs, homework and practice, signing forms and organizing schedules, we have this precious time together.  Looking in, it would seem anything but — we are loud, a mouth is open while...
A Mama’s Prayer as the New Year Dawns + a freebie

A Mama’s Prayer as the New Year Dawns + a freebie

We set our gaze to the days ahead with a thrill of hope, we have rejoiced, and we hold close the anticipation of what the brand new year may carry for us and for our family.  As we ease into the beginning, I cannot help but wish these days of us all gathered together...
Dear Mom in the Arena

Dear Mom in the Arena

I see you struggle and I see you not give up.  Standing there muddied and bruised, but there you are, still standing.  Steadfast and weary, sometimes feeling you stand alone, questioning if it all matters, wondering if you are doing it right.  Is it really supposed to...
Relieving Supermom

Relieving Supermom

It is an honor to be a part of Brooke McGlothlin’s Gospel Centered Mom book tour! This post was inspired by the book. To join us and learn more about being a part of it, click here: gospelcenteredmombook.com/for-bloggers. I have tried to be everything, to everyone,...