encouragement

A typical day in my life?

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When I read Holley’s topic for this week’s God-sized dream post–to write about a typical day–I smiled. A typical day? It seems like there hasn’t really been one around here lately. :) If I look at just last week, I see the surprises that unexpectedly inserted themselves into my schedule… Sometimes very welcome (finding out last Friday […] Read more…

Exciting news! Finding Mommy Bliss in the new Snippet App

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Hi everyone, I’m so excited to announce that my book Finding Mommy Bliss is coming out soon via the new Snippet App!  It’s been really fun to be one of the authors in this new app’s launch and to work with the amazing Bamboo Creative (the creators of Snippet). The scoop on Snippet: It’s a new app […] Read more…

Ears for Isaac (and a conversation in my kitchen – part 2)

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Today for Mom-Monday, I’m sharing more of my conversation with my friend Aaron (filmed by his friend Jason, who is also the videographer behind Ears for Isaac). (In this clip, Aaron shares more about the journey he and his wife Teresa went through with their son Isaac, how very real God became to them during that […] Read more…

Checking in with a quick note…

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Hi everyone, I’m just popping in to let you know I’ll be away from here for a little while.  (I have a few writing deadlines to meet, it’s  my son’s birthday this week, and Mike and I are celebrating Valentine’s Day early with a weekend together, minus kids!) I’ll be back in a couple of […] Read more…

Over at 5MinutesforFaith today: You’re beautiful

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I was walking into the locker room at the gym the other day when a woman passed me, smiled, and said out of the blue, “You’re pretty.” I did sort of a double take, thinking she was talking to someone behind me, but there was nobody there. By the time I realized she was talking to me, she’d […] Read more…