A Perennial Thanksgiving.

I've drafted this post multiple times. It never satisfies, it feels jumbled, and I feel increasingly inferior to the subject. I could barely decide on a title, I'm not even sold on this one. In an effort to thank the people who's selfless acts have so brightened my future, and provided relief to an overworked … Continue reading A Perennial Thanksgiving.

Winter & Patience.

I'm not a Winter Person. I honestly don't understand how anyone is. It's cold, but it's not just cold, it's miserable.  The sky is grey, it's either raining, snowing, or ice is just pummeling to the ground. Everything is either wet or frozen, our backyard that was once sun drenched, colorful, and useful is now … Continue reading Winter & Patience.

The Thing about Newborns.

There's nothing like holding a newborn baby.They're absolutely unearthly, with the fragrant kiss of heaven still lingering on them. Physically, they are helpless, vulnerable, and dependent, yet how humbling it is to hold their fragile person. To be relied upon to carry this being can bring the youngest child to an interim maturity, and a … Continue reading The Thing about Newborns.