Life Hurts
Mamahood | Reflection

Life Hurts

Nobody lives life bigger than a toddler. And this one’s big life is full of zest, passion, and adventure. She’s no stranger to danger; she’s not averse to risk. When she sees an opening for a magical moment, she leaps on it. No hesitation. No analysis over what might go wrong. She’s just all in….

Your Design
Faith | Mamahood | Reflection | Relationships

Your Design

I don’t know how many snowflakes cover this landscape. Billions, maybe? More? But I know that each is different from the others. I know every single snowflake is beautiful. I know each one is intricately patterned — stunning in its design. So, how much more does God love you? How much more time did He…

Happy Endings
Faith | Mamahood | Mental Health

Happy Endings

We tend to expect a happy ending. That’s the way we’re programmed. That’s the way it works in the movies. The happy ending helps us negate the pain we went through to get it. It resolves the anxiety (for the moment) and leaves us with enough warm fuzzies to get us through until the next…

Unconditional
Faith | Mamahood | Reflection

Unconditional

It doesn’t matter what kind of morning we had… …whether we laughed and played, or I yelled while he didn’t listen. It doesn’t matter how many times I’ve screwed up in motherhood… …whether I’m proud of myself or disappointed. And it’s usually the latter. He doesn’t care. When we’ve been separated for any amount of…