So I Wrote A Song Last Week…

Psalm 23, from The Voice translation The Eternal One is my Shepherd, He cares for me always. He provides me rest in rich, green fields besides streams of refreshing water. He soothes my fears; He makes me whole again, steering me off worn, hard paths to roads where truth and righteousness echo His name. Even […]

A Few Reasons

I love my kids, I really do. My two kids. Only two. If you read my previous post, you’ll know I’m pretty adamant about being done at two. Here’s a tiny glimpse into my reasoning. CAUTION: This post contains disturbing images. Like poop and stuff. Mostly poop. I take pictures of poop. And post them […]

Why I Blocked You From Facebook

So during my post-partum funtime, when I wasn’t crying in my bed I was probably seething with rage. There’s just no winning when you’re around someone with post-partum. Ask my husband, he knows. Here are some things that in my particular case only made matters worse: “Awwww, did mommy pinch you?” So sometimes older people, […]

The Worst of It

In a lot of the comments and feedback that I’ve received regarding these blog posts, I’m hearing a lot of ,”thanks for being so honest” or “thank you for talking about this so openly.” The following post has been just sitting here unpublished for a little while. I thought maybe it was a little too […]

Why losing my keys is a marital issue.

The following is a frequent interaction in our home: Me:        (Frantically searching, rushed) Have you seen my keys? Him:      (Oblivious. Completely.) No. This probably seems pretty straightforward,no? A question is asked, a question us answered. Ahhh, but let me take you layers deeper into the world of marriage. Here’s the […]

About a Boy… and a Girl

Relationships don’t thrive because the guilty are punished, they thrive because the innocent are merciful. So I want to tell you about a couple I know, ‘The Boy’ and The Girl’.  They’ve been married for some time now.  They love Jesus.  Love their kids.  Love to laugh.  And recently, they went through a pretty terrible […]

Truth, CAPS LOCK and BP

Oh blogging, I missed you. Truth is I kind of came to a standstill with this whole blogging thing once I started to think on all things I want to write about. I am realizing that if I’m gonna blog about marriage, and if I’m gonna talk about what I bring to my marriage, then I […]