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Simplify

He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your…

Meet Ashley Escue

Meet Ashley Escue, mother of 5 sons and a foster mom of dozens over several years.  She loves her kids and has been thrilled to discover that through foster care…

Being on the Same Page About Adoption

There’s a longing that’s been inside of me since about high school. In fact, I remember sitting in the gym bleachers and saying it to my friends out loud for…

Adoption: Pray and Prepare

“Hi! Are you Megan? Everyone has told me I need to talk to you! My husband and I are in the process of adopting from [overseas], and I would just…

Paperwork Pregnant

I am, as they say, “paperwork pregnant.” It wasn’t coursing hormones or a full bladder that stirred me this morning at 5:06, but a chirpy text alert from my cell…

My Stomping Sweetie

My 6-year-old is running away. Apparently I’m the worst mommy ever! And I don’t even know what I did this time! I mean usually I have an inkling … I…

The Martyr Mom

Yesterday I starred in my very own production of Martyr Mom. I’m the only one who does any work around here, I thought. The closing act of my mom drama was…

This Week’s MomLife MOMents

“It was a great day last week when my 11-year-old son, who didn’t begin walking until he was almost 3, walked our 65-pound dog for the first time. It was…

Teens and Diagnosis

I spent one nervous day this past summer waiting for calls and texts from my husband, who was accompanying our teenage son during medical tests. We were waiting for results….

MomLife MOMents

My 3 year old daughter was instructing our foster daughter, also 3, about a balanced lifestyle: “You need ‘helfy’ things, like milk, ‘samwiches,’ and lip gloss.” My girly-girl knows her…

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