Impossible

Because this morning I woke up with a thousand things on my mind. He wasn't one of them. Completely stressed out. Full of worry. With a to-do list a mile long. And yet, He insisted I come spend some time with Him. ‘The rest of the world can wait,’ He said. I fought His calling …

You Can Be

So recently I've been living or trying to live (verdict is still out on that) in a season of contentment.  God has really put it on my heart that despite my best efforts this is where I am supposed to be, doing what I'm supposed to be doing.  I can stop trying to run.  I …

Just the Two of Us

So here we are. Just the two of us, again.  You know, you're setting a pretty impossible bar.  Because even the good ones fall short.  You did that.  You made me realize just how much I deserve. How much I shouldn't settle. And just how much I have settled in the past.  I wish I …

Round Two

I have spent most of the day yelling.  My kids are in that stage where all they do is tell on each other and fight. Maybe that's a bit of an exaggeration, but a vast majority of our day is just that. I try to be that calm mother. The one who doesn't raise her …

Perception

It's funny how a little perception can change a whole lot of the view. Remember last week when I was talking about how I sometimes look around the house and I'm overwhelmed because I'm the only one who cleans. Or does dishes. Or laundry. Or kills really big spiders.  Or buys a Christmas tree. This …