“Thank You So Much Mommy!”

“Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her” Proverbs 31:28 (NIV). I say this often, but raising children is hard work. It’s not for the faint of heart. Raising children alone is even harder. It is especially hard as children grow and develop their own personalities and habits. Some of which can be quite annoying and challenging. My daughter is extremely sassy … [Read more...]

What Does the Lord Require of Me?

Yesterday, I had a meltdown. My children and I were getting ready to leave for school and work, and we headed downstairs so they could eat breakfast. Well, on this morning, my children did not want to wait for their waffles to cook. As soon as I put the frozen waffles in the oven, my son and daughter started crying hysterically. I reached my tolerance level and out of frustration handed them a … [Read more...]

Parenting Takes Courage

After a little over two years, I was finally able to watch the movie “Courageous” again. I couldn’t watch it before because it was one of the last movies I watched with my husband that deeply moved the both of us. In fact, the movie touched us so much, I wrote about it here. I remember us sitting on the couch, sniffling and wiping away tears. That’s how powerful the movie was for us. Now, … [Read more...]