Parenting Category

Five Ways to Make Easter Come Alive for Your Children

I will never forget the year that Victoria was around 3 years old, and we were reading about the crucifixion… Now, you have to understand that Victoria has grown up hearing about Jesus. She’s been hearing the Easter story since she was a few months old. We read her little Bible to her from day […]

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When You Need a Do-Over

Do you ever just need a do-over in life? This last Christmas was a do-over for our family. Christmas of 2016 was to be our family’s first Christmas in our new home; however, my Dad was in the hospital fighting for his life, (another story for another day) and we spent two weeks at UT […]

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What Motherhood is Teaching Me

There are some lessons I’ve learned over the last ten years of motherhood. Some things  have been easy to roll with, and some things have rolled over me. As mothers, don’t we all have an idea of the kind of Mom we want to be? It can be a rude awakening when the real you is staring […]

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When the Weather Shifts

When you’ve seen numbers like 6 ° and 7 ° on your weather app recently, waking up to 66 ° is like waking up to a dream come true. Don’t get me wrong, I actually love winter, but there was something about walking out onto the porch this afternoon, breathing in the fresh warm air, […]

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Give Me Vision

What is God saying to us about our children? That’s a question Casey and I ask ourselves at the beginning of every new year. We take some time to process and pray about where our daughters are and where they are going. We think through areas of strength we have seen in them this past […]

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