Children

Road Trip … Need I Say More?

Another travel season, another road trip … Can I quote Dickens? “These are the best of times and the worst of times.” As I surveyed the mound of clothes, toys, gluten-free…

“Empty Me”

Each morning I wake up to the sound of the radio. A while back I was awakened by a song that literally brought me to tears, it was as if God…

Christmas Photo Album

Ever wonder what to do with all those Christmas photos and photo cards you receive from family and friends? They seem to clutter on the mantle or crowd in my…

Christmas is About Choice

Christmas is about Choice. Whoever believes receives opens the door, shall be white as snow adopted heir of God partaker of the Divine Nature lavished with the riches of grace…

Christmas Wrapped in Blessing

I love to watch kids open Christmas presents. There is nothing better than a child’s huge grin of anticipation when she grabs a present and tears into it, unless it…

Christmas Yesterday and Today

Christmas has changed a great deal since the early days of our marriage. Because we had two full-time professional careers and a marriage later in our twenties, our first home…

Tis the Season for … What was that Again?

I made another mistake. The other day when my 4-year-old was flipping through one of the many toy catalogs that have made their way to our mailbox for the “season” (of…

Snow Day

Christmas is around the corner and we’ve had a few cold spells, just this week we had a little ice storm. So, as I bundled up this morning I couldn’t help…

Santa: To be or Not to Be?

Santa has become something of a conversation piece in our home these days with Christmas right around the corner. Since Bryan and I started having kids, we have been conflicted…

The Gift of Reading

Like many traditions, this one began without intentionality. I love books. I love reading and learning. And so as I began having children, one of my favorite things to do…

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