This Girl…

This girl, she’s my first, my only girl. We’ve been through a lot together. Nothing has come easy for this sweet daughter of mine, even birth. It has been one challenge after another and I’ve prayed from the beginning that God would turn these challenges into strengths in her. That He would use every one…

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Finding Life in the Darkness- A Journey thru the Pain

I think its time for me to tell you my story. I’ve put it off for a number of months, maybe wondering what you would think. Perhaps feeling its too good to be true. But I want to share because you know me and love me, and you want to know. And I want to share…

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Small Struggles on the Road of Parenthood

Today I had to schedule a developmental evaluation for this little guy. It was a lot harder than it should have been for someone who’s been down this road before.  Of course, that’s probably why its so hard.  I’m afraid this road might end up a lot longer than it looks. He just turned two…

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Smashed Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potatoes were always my favorite side.  I know I might be in the minority on this one. I love the contrast of sweet and savory, and the sugary crunch of the brown sugar topping.  And who doesn’t love that beautiful orange color? I found these years ago from Ina Garten, of Barefoot Contessa Fame.…

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