“If you want to see what children can do, you must stop giving them things.” –Norman Douglas, British writer in the 1900’s I think we have an epidemic. An epidemic of too much. Especially when it comes to our children, our homes and their play spaces. Too much noise, too many toys, too much clutter, … [Read more…]
These adorable heart muffins are going to do double duty come this Valentine’s Day! February is American Heart Month as well as home to my favorite love-filled day, February 14. But this year I’m doing things a little differently. Instead of fussing over special restaurants and fancy dresses, I’m dreaming of how I can surprise … [Read more…]
“God what do you have for me this year? What BIG things are you going to do in me and through me this new year? What adventures will we have together?” These are questions I have excitedly asked myself at the close of each year for the last couple of years now. My birthday comes … [Read more…]
A brand new notebook with a hundred blank pages just waiting for words. A fresh new school year with newly sharpened pencils and clean pencil cases. A fresh bouquet of flowers with all its loveliness. A fresh bowl of greens, vibrant with nutrients. A fresh new haircut. A fresh new year… 365 blank days are … [Read more…]
Saturday we celebrated Marlee’s 2nd birthday! What fun we had! Friends and family, balloons and cake, food and a few presents. Each year becoming more precious than the last.
Today my Marlee is TWO! I can hardly believe the turning of the calender and all the days that have brought us here. Two years really isn’t that long, yet it seems a lifetime ago I was bearing the weight of her inside me, nervous, feeling the contractions ebb and flow, hungering to hold her … [Read more…]
This weekend we all went to celebrate our friend’s little one turning two. What a great day for a picnic at the park!
“You crown the year with Your bounty and goodness” Psalm 65:11 I love this day. I can’t believe a year has come and gone and our little Marlee is one years old! Surely God has crowned our year with His incredible goodness. And there is so much to celebrate- the birth that God brought us … [Read more…]
It is December first! And there are so many things to be excited about this month. For me, my birthday and Christmas especially, but today I share with you something very special- my first published essay! Click here to read “The Joy of Celebration.” I hope you enjoy it! Thank you again, Rhythm of the … [Read more…]