Broken Down at Wits End

The Lord rescues the godly, he is their fortress in times of trouble. Psalm 37:39 It has been yet another snow day. Another day when the kids have been out of school. Our old dog has managed to not make it outside twice to use the bathroom. Two cups of milk have been spilled on [...]

The “Monster” in Our Home

"I will never fail you. I will never abandon you." Hebrews 13:5 It's a little after four in the afternoon. The bus has arrived. The routine questions have been asked, and the usual answers have been given. Then it begins. We have lasted a good few weeks without an afternoon meltdown. We have an afternoon routine established for [...]

Stop. Breathe. Come to Me.

"Come to me all who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28 I am a weary, tired, and exhausted momma. For the last four nights I have stayed up into the wee hours of the morning trying to complete a number of homework assignments for graduate school. As [...]

Encouragement in a Lunch Box

Therefore, encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing.                  1 Thessalonians 5:11Lunch box notes.It has never been something I ever really thought much of-leaving notes in my childrens' lunches to brighten their day while at school. Truthfully, I consider packing lunches to [...]