Category Archives: Faith

Word for the year.

My good friend, Amanda, has done the word of the year for two years running. Last year, I said that I would think about it, and this year I would actually like to participate. Really what it boils down to is choosing a word for the year that you want to live by. When I […]


This is a post I’ve been thinking about writing for a long while. I’ve written it and rewritten it in my head many times, trying to figure out whether or not to share this, but I always return to the fact that these things are often not discussed as openly as they should. I feel […]

More Changes for the New Decade

I realize that I try to start every post with the word ‘so’. Bad habit. Trying to break it. I’m starting with this post. That means I started this post with ‘so’ and went back and deleted it. Hm. Change number one. I’m realizing how appropriate it is to post this post on New Years […]

Tis the Season. . .

The past couple of years Jason and I have been pondering what we want our Christmas to look like as we grow as a family. Now that Jude is here, we want this time of celebration to be meaningful and to create traditions that are going to foster a sense of sacrifice and giving instead […]

Decisions, decisions.

Let me tell you all, this may have been one of the hardest decisions I’ve had to make in my entire life. Funny thing is, I never thought it would be a hard decision. I grew up thinking I knew exactly what I wanted to do. What am I talking about? The decision of whether […]

Hello again. I’m back.

A week of no blogging. It’s been a little difficult! I use this blog as an outlet for my thoughts, an organization system and just a way of communicating with my friends and family. Whenever I have a thought I want to share, I get on and start a new post and just start typing. […]

Media Fast

Alright, I’m going to be taking a blogging break for about a week, so to all you regulars – I’m sorry I won’t be posting! I’ll be back soon enough with lots of great stuff to talk about. 🙂 As you might know, Jason and I haven’t really watched TV for the past month or […]