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Withering and Fading

Recently I learned of a situation that took me by surprise.  I mean, it really shouldn’t have.  But sometimes, no matter how much of life I’ve lived, I’m taken back by circumstances.  What is it with that?? I don’t know your situation, yet, maybe you have been thrown a curve ball. Or maybe you’ve encountered…

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Jubilee’s Home

Thank you so much friends for all the prayers for Jubilee. Taking her into the O.R. was much worse than I had anticipated. She rarely cries, but crocodile-size tears ran down her cheeks as she pleaded with me, “Mom.  No, mom. Why??” She’s so brave.  Seriously.  So brave.  Even in her questioning, she didn’t fight…

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Jubilee

We’re down at Children’s and this sweet chica is heading into the OR in a few minutes. I think this is the most difficult part of being a mom of many with medical needs.  It’s just so hard.  I’m thankful for God’s grace, but it doesn’t mean it’s fun or easy. Because of Jubilee’s needs,…

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Two Amazing Not to Share!!

Not sure what the deal is, but my eyes have been leaking all day long.  Seriously, I can’t talk without my voice cracking and the tears dripping.  What in the world? And then I saw my friend Megan’s adoption video.  Megan and I just hung out talking a few weeks ago while we were in…

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Birdie’s Joy

It’s Monday!!  And in my world, sometimes Monday just needs a little pick-me-up. A long held tradition in our home: to show our thankfulness for our  yummy dinner we begin to clap with enthusiasm…and whoever helped make dinner stands on their chair and takes a bow or curtsy. We usually giggle cause it often gets pretty…