• My Kids Aren’t Picky Eaters & Meal Time Is Still A Fight

    It’s a control thing. Eating. And I’m not quite sure why this is the particular area where they choose to dig their feet in. But I’m more than sure that I have zero desire to engage in the fight. Not anymore anyway. We have been blessed with a couple little kiddos who are anything but picky eaters. In fact, name me another 3 year old who requests seconds of asparagus and mushrooms. Drawing a blank? I know, it shocks even me. Still. We don’t fight about eating their veggies or drinking their milk. The fight is about eating in general. Or it was… I’ve decided these kids are big enough…

  • Book Review: Fearless Parenting by Sarah Blount

    “Why would I even want to bring a child into this wicked world?”. Words uttered from my very own mouth. Words I wasn’t quite convinced of but my struggle to have children left me grasping for all the reasons why it would be better if I just didn’t… Even though God had really laid it on my heart. But seriously, why? So much pain, disaster, acts of evil that leave brokenness and death in its wake… Perhaps one of the reasons this book pulled me in so quickly is because a variation of that same question came right at the beginning. Words I identied with…then…and now. Because this world is…

  • Week In Review: Aug 5th-11th

    Happy Saturday! Lots has been going on in our world – and on the blog – in the past week or so. I thought I’d take a moment to give you a re-cap (in case you missed anything) and share some other new and exciting things. External Writing Projects Guyvorce Remember when I told you I was a featured author on the website Guyvorce.com? Well, I’m excited to announce that I had another article publish this week. Check it out and lemme know what you think! What Parents Need to Know About Cyber Bullying. If you missed the first article to publish there, here it is again: Mental Health Awareness For Your…