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Questions without Answers

I have been wrecked for the last few days. I read this post from Ann Voskamp about the choices that women need to make…choosing between their children. I read about nine year old girls that are sold as wives or whatever… My little girl is nine. I cannot imagine her being used in that way. […]

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Don’t take YOU for granted

I will admit that I take me for granted. I often assume that others can do what I do do…and probably better. I don’t think about what kind of thought went into dreaming me up with my specific set of skills and talents. I take it for granted that I can do what I can […]

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Day 4 of NOT taking things for granted

  See those beautiful kids up there? Those are my kids! Sometimes I take them for granted. They are really great kids, not perfect by any means, but I wouldn’t trade them for anything! Back when I was a little girl I wanted nothing more than to be a mom (well, maybe a movie star…)! […]

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Day 2 of NOT taking things for granted

This man. I cannot take this guy for granted. Sometimes I do. He has been my best friend for 21 years. He is my personal heater and warms my ice-cube feet up every night. He protects my boundaries and is the father of my kiddos. We’ve been through some pretty nasty stuff together. He could […]

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Day 1 of NOT taking things for granted…

It is 12 days until Christmas today. My little girl has been singing ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’ for the past week and it got me thinking… For the next twelve days I would love for you to join me in NOT TAKING THINGS FOR GRANTED. It is easy to take things for granted, things […]

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