Category Archives: Parenting

Just an ordinary Thursday

Have you ever caught a glimpse of God at work in the ordinary, everyday things of life? I did today. It started out as an ordinary Thursday…a little on the blah side, if you want the truth. I lost my … Continue reading

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Too heavy for you

We were hanging out with friends on Sunday night, the dads watching football in the living room, the kids playing outside, and the moms gathered in the kitchen where we were, of course, solving all the problems of the world. … Continue reading

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Back to school

Today’s the first day of school for my girls. We’ve been taking it easy this summer. Days at the pool, playing with friends, late nights, later mornings. I’ve also taken it easy from blogging. But my brain, like our schedule, … Continue reading

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Playing games at the foot of the cross

When the soldiers crucified Jesus, they took his clothes, dividing them into four shares, one for each of them, with the undergarment remaining. This garment was seamless, woven in one piece from top to bottom. “Let’s not tear it,” they … Continue reading

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Slugs in love

Okay, folks, the moment has arrived. My husband and I have officially transitioned from ‘can do no wrong’ in the eyes of our children – two girls, ages 7 and 5 – to ‘please don’t embarrass us in public.’ It … Continue reading

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Don’t miss the miracles

OK, friends…I’m back. And although I’ve been on a blogging break, life hasn’t taken a break. The ups, the downs, the joys, the sorrows…all rolled into the past four months. The best news? God has been – and continues to … Continue reading

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Broken bones, part deux

Soccer season is in full swing at our house. My girls had their first game this past Saturday. I love soccer games. Go Team England and Team Bahamas! I also like the social aspect of it all – sitting on … Continue reading

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