Interior Design for Families with Kids Under Five

The Lord blessed me and my children with a new house, and I’m very excited to decorate again. I’ve been in transition for the last two years, so I haven’t hung up curtains, pictures or settled into any place. Now that we’re in our new place, I’ve been frequenting HGTV’s website and checking out the latest interior design tips. The tips are great, but some are not practical for families with small … [Read more...]

Five Things You Can Do Right Now to Help Your Baby Endure a Cold

Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional. This advice is based on my experience as a mother and from the advice given to me by my children’s pediatrician. Please contact your pediatrician or dial 911 if your baby cannot breathe, is lethargic or if you believe he/she is facing a medical emergency. It’s that time of year again! Cold season! It’s one of the most dreaded times of the year if … [Read more...]

Face-to-Face with Your Abuser

Disclaimer: This post is to help someone else. I am OK. The incident took place more than 20 years ago. The people closest to me know and have been supportive. I don’t readily share every element of my testimony because “church folk” can’t handle it. If you go to my church, please don’t pull me aside to “counsel” me about this siutation. It makes me extremely uncomfortable. We are all “wounded … [Read more...]