The Black Hood

November 27, 2013 It’s the thing that bothers me. The thing that takes my focus off of the beautiful tree outside my window. The birds that gather outside. The sunlight that hits at just the right angle. My ugly black hood that just takes the place of something until we get what we want. But […]

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November 8, 2013 This week brought some tough thoughts for me. For my family. None of which were life changing, thank goodness, but enough that got me to really, really thinking. Can you feel God working? Sometimes, I feel like He’s right there. Other times, not so much. But I know VERY well. That means I’ve […]

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Weekend Wonders {2}

October 20, 2013 Things that moved and stirred my heart this weekend… An amazing financial blessing on Friday… Family… Soup…. (Namommy kept the boys so we could enjoy the fellowship AND made us soup!) Another friend that called us to offer something we have been praying about for our boys…. Walks to church… Walks to CVS….and […]

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Pretend I posted this last night, okay? For Day 16, here’s a free printable. This is the verse when things get hard and overwhelming because no matter where we are in life, I stop and look around and realize….God brought me here. This far. With this family. With these children. With this husband. There are […]

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DIY Square Ottoman

October 15, 2013 Now that we are a little more settled (Ha. It’s only been three weeks…), I have been trying to slowly work on the playroom. I’m working to tie the rooms together because when you walk upstairs, it’s visible from both doors as you soon as you turn to step up… A few weeks […]

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Weekend Wonders {1}

October 13, 2013 The small, simple wonders that moved me this weekend… This sunrise that allowed us ( us as in my fabulous sister-in-law) to capture this face. This guy that took a FOUR hour nap today so I finally felt like I got something accomplished! Oh yeah, he had to sleep in that hoodie with it over […]

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