Over the past twenty-something weeks, Joe and I have been bombarded with opinions, practical solutions, and suggestions from people who claim they know what's best because they've been through it before. Let me let you in on a little secret: just because you've been there, done that, does not mean you know what's best. I… Continue reading Please Stop Judging When Your Opinion Isn’t Taken.
Somehow I always knew I would be a mom. I remember when I was in college I had this weird dream about all of a sudden getting pregnant and as soon as I woke up, I knew it'd be in my future. Weird, right? The years passed by without even an inkling of a husband… Continue reading finding hope in genesis
When was the last time you thought to yourself, if only I could have [this], I'd be so much happier. I wish it would just come faster already! Oh friend, am I right in that same boat as you! Aren't we all at some point? Lately Joe and I have been talking about when we'd… Continue reading 2 verses to rely on during life crises
This week I wanted to touch on a topic that is not only near and dear to my heart, but is relatable to just about everyone: how to deal with situations that involve other people living out dreams you've had for your own life. Because these scenarios are so familiar, I will also be including… Continue reading how to deal with other people living out your dreams
When was the last time you worked really hard for something, got super excited about it, but all of a sudden saw it explode before your eyes? If I'm being honest, I've seen this happen just about every other week so far in 2019. I don't know what it is about this year, but the… Continue reading 3 reasons why we struggle to find support
There's a quote that says the following: You'll never influence the world by trying to be like it. I think sayings like that can be severely brushed over, but isn't that a temptation for all of us? That we listen to the world and try to pretend we can be just like everybody else and… Continue reading how to influence the world by being yourself
Oh how Satan fights against us. Recently Joe and I have been wrestling with all sorts of things, ranging from unfair practices to personal life roadblocks and questions no human being could ever fully answer. There have been tears. Oh so many tears. And the pain has been almost unbearable. But through it all, our… Continue reading and if not, He is still good.
I'll be honest: my husband and I have been walking through some major road bumps and obstacles Satan's been throwing at us lately. However, as we spend more and more time with friends, I've began to notice how much we are surrounded by love, support, and kindness. So maybe I'm being weird. But have you… Continue reading why friends can be just as important as your marriage