As I enter the 38th week of my fourth pregnancy, I realize that I’m just now actually getting that this whole pregnancy thing can be an enjoyable experience. I’m actually enjoying being this pregnant. I’m actually taking the time to lay in bed and feel this baby move and soak it all in. I don’t… Continue reading It Took Me Four Times….
Why am I so unpredictable as a parent? Why am I sometimes a fun, patient mother and sometimes a grouchy, snappy mother? Why can I sometimes lay my head on my pillow at night feeling like I did my kids right and sometimes, with tears in my eyes and resentment in my heart, I just… Continue reading Being a Human is Hard!
If you would have peeked in on my life 6 months ago you would’ve seen me and my holy little self waking up at 5AM every morning (one hour before my children) to have prayer time and you would’ve seen me reading my bible each night, praying with my husband daily and writing in my… Continue reading Being More Like St.Therese
After Dane was born, I had a conversion. If you’ve read my blog before, you probably already knew that, but what you might not know is that NFP was one of the hardest parts of that conversion. During that time I read alot of books. I wanted to learn and read and soak up as much… Continue reading NFP is Stupid (and Smart)
I’ve been struggling, you guys know that! I use this space to be REAL with my ugly thoughts. It helps me to get all my yuck out and I hope it helps other people to know that they aren’t the only ones who don’t wake up and poop out rainbows. I think it’s important to… Continue reading Nothing Extra
“We see only the links in the chain one by one, without seeing how they are interconnected. The day Jesus allows you to catch a glimpse of the whole golden chain, the marvelous succession of events, you will thank Him and bless Him.” (I Believe in Love) Growing up I mostly did not believe in… Continue reading Mrs. Irene
I’m in a tough season right now. Pregnancy is tough for me. It’s really, really tough actually. The physical part is challenging, yes. The throwing up and the aches and the weight gain aren’t fun, but the part that just rocks me to my core is the mental stuff. It’s the change within my heart… Continue reading God’s Grace