Joy in the Midst of the Mundane

Yesterday was one of those days where it was just hard. Not hard in the sense that our schedule was packed or the kids were up all night or because a pile of laundry lurked in the laundry room needing to be folded.  Yesterday was hard, because it was a difficult day emotionally. The kids seemed to make bad […]

9 Tips on Intentional Living from the Life of Kara Tippetts

Intentional Living from Life of Kara Tippetts

Kara Tippetts was a mom, a wife, a daughter, and a Christian. Her life seemed normal (or she would say mundane) until she got the unfortunate diagnosis of breast cancer – a cancer which would ultimately take her life on March 22, 2015. When I think about my own ovarian cancer journey, I first thank […]

5 Resources for a Gospel-Centered Easter

Gospel-Centered Easter

Last week was the beginning of Lent, the weeks prior to Easter where we reflect and focus on the sacrifice Christ made on the cross for our sins. It’s a preparation time, as we look forward to the celebration of Easter celebration where Christ conquered death and rose from the grave. Because I wrote Experiencing Epiphany, […]

Quick Roast Beef Sandwich

Roast Beef Sandwich

Do you get tired of the same old lunch routine day after day? Lately I’ve been wanting a change from my normal lunch options. While a cold deli sandwich or salad can be very satisfying, those are my typical go-to…and I need something different. I pulled together some options from my fridge and here’s what […]

8 Things Not to Say to Your Friend Going Through Infertility

things not to say

Do you know the things not to say to your friend going through infertility? Many people have never thought through this at all. So a good friend tells you that they are struggling to get pregnant. You want to offer them comfort and support, but you don’t know what to say, right? Maybe you already have a […]

Baking Soda and Vinegar Activity for Kids

Baking Soda and Vinegar Activity

As I’ve mentioned before, my daughter loves to do crafts. She could do some severe damage at craft stores in the future if her craft obsession continues at the same level it is now. But she also likes to do fun and new activities. Whether it’s cold outside or hot, we always like to find […]