Happy Heavenly Father’s Day

For me as a single mom, one of the most difficult things about Father’s Day is purchasing the card. It’s agonizing standing there looking at all the “Dad! You’re the greatest!” cards, knowing that they simply don’t apply. My children don’t choose them. That makes me sad and angry. I want my children’s dad to be their hero. Continue »

Embracing the Little Pink Duck

Kelly’s MOMent “So I’m curious which little duckling you got…” I texted my friend after our MOPS meeting. “I’m the one with one thing after another who’s just trying to survive her life!! Didn’t see that one coming, right?! :))” I joked. “The ironic thing is,” I continued, “when the speaker said our table leader Continue »

Are You Stressed?

“When full time parenting is over, when all my kids are grown and on their own, then I’ll be so much more relaxed, have more time to myself, and will have a lot less stress,” I thought with confidence and expectancy. Once again I totally missed on that assumption just as I wrongly assumed life Continue »