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Family Traditions… and Lasagna

As I was making one of my family’s favorite dishes, lasagna, I time-traveled to the Christmas Eves of my youth. Pasta was the meal my mom would make…

Sometimes Divorce in a Christian Marriage – or ANY Marriage…

Divorce in a Christian home isn’t something people like to touch on or talk about.  A few people shared a blog post by a Christian author/speaker recently on Facebook…

Counting Your Blessings

Many people have used social media, and the month of November, to remind themselves (and each other) about things they are thankful for.  Personally, I love the “challenge” and…

The Waiting Room

There is nothing more nerve-wracking for me than to sit in a hospital waiting room. Whether it’s awaiting a birth of a child or waiting for a loved…

Watching Your Children Live it Out

A few weeks ago my daughter came home complaining about some scratches on her arm.  I inquired about how they arrived there.  She told me that another little…

Overcoming Generational Curses

Recently I wrote about a severe season of depression that sent me into a very dark place as a pre-teen.  I am blessed by all of the responses…

Brutal Honesty

Bear with me as I expose some very hard, honest truths about myself.  To some, these may expose myself to be weak or very foolish to publish to…

Life Can Change in an Instant

My heart has been quite heavy for a couple of days. Some close friends of our’s lost their father. This man was more than a father and was…

Parenthood – we should take a moment remembering what it was like being a kid

Oh how quickly we forget the corrections we lived through as children.  This past year of school my son would come home and have sub-par day(s), leaving my…