Category: Faith in Families

The Sanctity of Simple Things

Teach us delight in simple things. Rudyard Kipling As I’ve written before, I’ve battled depression for several years. Mostly, it’s under control because of my medication, exercise, periodic visits to a counselor, family support, and other things I try to…

Boys Will be Boys

  Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.   –Katherine Hepburn Do you ever find yourself burning with questions that have no answers? Such…

Once a Parent Always a Parent

  Don’t worry about anything. Instead pray about everything.  Tell God what you need and thank Him for all He has done.  If you do this, you will experience God’s peace, which is far more wonderful than the human mind…

Jesus Loves Mommies

  I was utterly exhausted. Our toddler, Jackson, had been waking up in the middle of the night for weeks, and my system was totally out of whack. When we tried to let Jax “cry it out,” even for just…

Mom-i-festo

This year, instead of making New Year’s Resolutions, I decided to write my “Mom-i-Festo.” This is the ideal, and I won’t always reach these goals (but NOT having goals means I won’t reach them for sure!). But the following points…