Ducklings in a Row

“Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him.” ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭127:3‬ ‭NLT‬‬ God uses funny things sometimes to teach us. The past couple of years I have found myself reflecting on life, and motherhood, whenever I see ducks. I know, a little weird right? I mean, ducks are nice animals I … Continue reading Ducklings in a Row

The 10 Best Things about Being a Mom

I love being a mom! I love it so much that I started this blog to encourage other moms in this wonderful, yet challenging journey. Most of my posts are based on things God has been teaching me along the way through my children and our life together. For this post, I thought it would … Continue reading The 10 Best Things about Being a Mom

Living Water

My kids and I love summer...long days of sunshine, vacations, bike rides, eating ice cream and popsicles...but of all the things we love about summer, one thing stands out above the rest. Summer is about the water! Where we live it gets very HOT in the summer, and we love going to the pool as … Continue reading Living Water

Let Freedom Ring

Freedom. This word means something special to each of us. For many, especially on July 4th, we think about the freedoms we value in this great country, our history, and those who have worked to achieve the liberties we enjoy here in the United States. We are certainly blessed to live in this place and … Continue reading Let Freedom Ring

Good, Good Father

A father is so important to the life of a child. By his example, he is often the one who first represents God, and influences the way a child will grow up to view Him. For some this is a wonderful blessing. For others, it may be a stumbling block to seeing God as the … Continue reading Good, Good Father

The True Measure of Greatness

What makes a great life? How do we measure success? What kinds of goals and dreams define who we are? A couple of weeks ago at church we had “graduation Sunday”. The youth band led the worship music, and the pastor preached his sermon directed towards the graduating seniors. You could almost feel the anticipation … Continue reading The True Measure of Greatness

Good Fruit

She is loving. She is joyful. She is peaceful and patient. She is kind and good. She exudes faithfulness. She has a gentle spirit. She practices self-control. Who is this superwoman?? I want to meet her. I want to be her! I don’t know if she really exists, but this list of attributes describes a … Continue reading Good Fruit