What to do on those BAD days!

What to do on those BAD days!

Today was one of those days that felt crushing. The heaviness of financial burden and health concerns for family members consumed me. One of those days where any little thing, like someone saying hello to you in a comforting voice, would bring embarrassing tears. Today was that kind of day. The certainness of my future, [...]

How can Kids be soooooo Persistent and What Can We Learn From it?

Lying down on my carpet, I stared blankly at a picture of a bike on my wall, willing my kids to go to bed. I had resorted to guarding my kid’s bedroom doors to ensure they didn’t come out. All the help that was doing though because I could still hear them fooling around. And [...]

How to Navigate Elementary School, But This Time As a MOM! 8 Things I wished I’d Known

How to Navigate Elementary School, But This Time As a MOM! 8 Things I wished I’d Known

My oldest daughter entered kindergarten, which meant for the first time I was a mom venturing into the new world of elementary school. I was excited and anxious for Thea, but what I didn’t realize was, how nervous I’d be for myself. All of a sudden I was a little girl again trying to fit [...]

The Church Failed You, But That’s Not The End Of Your Story

The Church Failed You, But That’s Not The End Of Your Story

You grew-up going to church. You learned bible stories like Noah’s Ark and Daniel and the Lions Den. You sang in Christmas concerts and went to youth group. You lived in this bubble, nicely protected by Christian parents, Christian friends. Then you hit high school and it was like your life split into two, the [...]

Overwhelmed?

Overwhelmed?

My daughter has Mosaic Down Syndrome (Click here for more info)and struggles with her speech. She has a hard time finding the right words to say in order to express herself. We want the very best for her, so we put her in speech therapy. We hoped the extra support would help her develop quicker. [...]