It is dark outside. The house is quiet and still (and still clean--maybe!). My alarm goes off across the room. It is 5 a.m.! I have the choice to spring up out of bed, turn off the alarm, and start my day. Or, I can choose to shut off the alarm and climb back into… Continue reading Women, RISE UP!
In November, I was blessed to talk to a beautiful friend I had not talked to for over five years. We had a lot of catching up to do. One of the things she shared with me was her amazing experience after praying the Prayer of Jabez. During our almost 2-hour conversation, the Prayer of… Continue reading EXTRA-ORDINARY Life
Yesterday, I had the privilege of meeting with a very close friend of mine for a quick dinner. Both of us arrived at Panera exhausted, worn, and ready to be filled. We both had all our buttons pushed, we were feeling guilty, and beat down. While the hot chocolate with chocolate chocolate chip marshmallows and… Continue reading JOY of CHRISTmas
What am I thankful for? I am thankful for my little girl walking. It sure is something we take for granted as we cheer on our little ones taking their first steps. But, a month ago, I sat in the doctor's office with my six children for a well visit for my little girl. During… Continue reading Our Little Miracle Story
My family and I are on our first family vacation since my fifth blessing was born over three years ago. My parents gave us a gift at a resort in Northern Michigan. Our family of eight are comfortably enjoying our cozy little space. 🙂 We did our grocery shopping for the week and we are… Continue reading Mustard Seed Faith