Raising children · Stay-at-homing

“On the background of a pleasant life”

After looking back at my last two posts, I just felt like I needed to write again to reassure you that I don’t reach my breaking point everyday.  I really don’t.  Most days have differing levels of easy and hard, but most days, I’m totally fine.  Like yesterday. Yesterday was a great day, even though… Continue reading “On the background of a pleasant life”

Raising children · Stay-at-homing

The emotional balance between winning and losing

Today has been a good learning day for me.  Usually, after a disaster day, God can help me look back at the mess and see something I can learn from it.  Today was one of those days.  Here’s an overly detailed picture of my today: For starters, I got about 4 hours of sleep, getting to bed… Continue reading The emotional balance between winning and losing

Gospel living · Home sweet home · Raising children · Stay-at-homing · Teaching them to sleep

Bleeding thoughts on faith and repentance

There are a lot of decisions that are made everyday.  Some are bigger and more lasting than others, obviously, but even the small, seemingly insignificant decisions impact our overall direction in life and happiness, just like the slightest variation in degrees can deroute a ship.  As a mother, I find myself faced with decisions often… Continue reading Bleeding thoughts on faith and repentance