From a Mother, On Mother’s Day

From a Mother, On Mother’s Day

I woke up to the smell of bacon and a soft sizzling sound coming from the kitchen. I quickly rolled over as thoughts of young children attempting to cook flashed through my mind. I was relieved to find that my husband, Russ was not in bed next to me. Now that I had...
5 Tips to Stay Sane

5 Tips to Stay Sane

I could tell you many a story of a time when I was so tired, hungry, or completely drained that I snapped and lost my cool over someone doing something remotely normal. Like spilling water, draining the battery on my cell phone, or saying “Mommy, I’m hungry” (for the...
MOMentity

MOMentity

One of my dear friends, Nicole Carpenter, has featured me on her MOMentity blog! CLICK HERE to check it out! MOMentity is something I recommend to any mom who feels lost in motherhood. There is a program to help you better manage your time, a devotional schedule for...
I was “THAT Mom” and Mortified!

I was “THAT Mom” and Mortified!

I have a young daughter who is really into dance. She had a recital last week, and we had some experiences that inspired a song that I’m writing. (This story is a little bit long, so if you’re in a hurry, scroll to the end, because the message is amazing.)...
Being a Mommy

Being a Mommy

  Some days I forget. I forget how extremely blessed I am! I’ve been given these amazing little ones to love and to teach. And that is AMAZING. I was watching a music video today. It had a young woman dancing around with a bunch of her friends singing about...