Tuesday, July 14th, 2020. I had my 38 week prenatal visit with my midwife. I was 38+3 days pregnant, and so over it. Very tired and sore and hoping he would come soon. My midwife checked me and I was 3 cm dilated and 80 percent effaced, but I knew that didn’t tell me much … More The Birth of Asher Nathan
Hey friends! In an effort to enjoy my favorite season to the fullest, I came up with a Fall Bucket List for our family. Now this isn’t a rigid thing that we have to check off. That would only add stress, and not fun memories. This is more of a fun idea list that will … More Fall Bucket List 2019 + Free Printable
Looking back over my walk with the Lord, the point when I really started growing as a Christian was when I began consistently reading my Bible. The Lord used His Word to teach me more about Himself, and grow my affections for His things. I wasn’t perfect at it, and most days I didn’t journal … More Read the Bible With Me!
Today I have a fun DIY project to share with you all: I painted our door! For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been excited to own a home, and I’ve always dreamed about what color I would paint my door. That’s sounds a little silly, but the door on a house is … More Painting Our Door
My Dearest Glory, Yesterday I nursed you for the last time. As I type these words tears are welling in my eyes. I’m so sad to end this journey that we’ve been on together. Daddy and I agree that you’re ready. It’s time, but that doesn’t make it any easier. I know you’re ready to … More Closing the Door on our Breastfeeding Journey
If you know my daughter you know she absolutely LOVES the “Baby Shark” song from Youtube. At the mere mention of sharks or babies she starts to clap her hands and say “Dadada.” Its so adorable and fun to see her enjoyment of such a silly song. And besides that it has been a helpful … More Baby Shark and Hymn Singing
So ever since October, I have had a new job (or a side hustle, really). My dream job is being a stay at home wife and mom, and I’m so blessed to be able to do that! My other job is the next best thing though! I work for VIPKID as an online ESL teacher … More New Job – VIPKID
We moved! The Lord graciously provided a job for Nate and now we live in Western Kentucky where Nate is a youth pastor. We’ve been here for a little over a month, and it already feels like home. It’s a beautiful area, but the warmth and love of our new church family makes this the … More We Moved!
Happy New Year! I am indeed still alive, and trying to get back to writing regularly again. I enjoy writing so much, but my writing muscles have weakened some over the past year from neglect. I either haven’t had the time, or I haven’t had the brain strength (#mombrain). For me writing is a bit … More I’m Still Alive…Happy 2019!
Wow, how are we already in September?! Here are some of my favorite pictures (in a very random order) from June, July, and August. As I sit here and go back through them, I am just so very thankful for this little family of mine that God has blessed me with, and for all of … More Life Lately: June to August