Beauty is more than skin deep. I may pull out face cream from my bathroom drawer each night, but I am excited about growing older. I turn forty years old tomorrow, y'all. Forty. And I couldn't be more happy about it. My body aches more at the end of each day than it used to. … Continue reading Can Women Enjoy the Aging Process?
Last week I received a message from a television producer, asking if I'd be interested in possibly being featured in a new television show about homesteading. While I'm not really interested in being on television, this got my wheels turning. I'd really like to share our story with you, and just how much I've changed … Continue reading I Want a Simple Life! The Reason Behind My Vision
As a mom, I usually thought I was pretty prepared for what the world threw at me. But I never expected a pandemic!We are about 7+ months in now, and I feel like I'm bombarded with new questions every day.Should I sign my kids up for violin or not?What to do about birthday dinners?Should we … Continue reading What’s a Mom to do During a Pandemic?
I've been thinking a lot about home lately. Yes, we are knee deep in home renovation projects, but my thoughts run deeper than that. As much as I like to talk about contentment, sometimes I'm just not. Contentment is a choice. Whether I'm living in a tent or in a mansion, God's call on my … Continue reading Embrace Your Home
Hair color and lots of make up. Dooney & Bourke bags. Many trips to Kohl's and Belk. New cars every few years. These are a few of the things I've given up over time. In the beginnings of my Christian walk, I was worldly. Worldly and materialistic. These two things are quite the combination! We … Continue reading Letting Go of Materialism for the Sake of Our Children
Oh, how I wish I wrote on this blog more often. Funny story. Last year, I did most of my writing on my phone while in bed. I'm super busy most days. Perhaps some of you moms can relate, ha! Anyhow, since Moses has been born, he likes to sleep in the crook of my … Continue reading We are Being Called to Repentance
Happy September, ladies! I've been so grateful for summer, but am looking forward to the changing seasons. I'm a bit curious, I guess I would say, to see what the future brings. It has been quite a year! At the same time, I know that the Lord holds the world in His hands, and there … Continue reading A New Lesson