3 Important Perspectives

I’m aware that the world doesn’t need another white woman’s take on the disproportionate amount of black people being killed by police in this country. This isn’t about me. But I can’t just write a lighthearted list about food or entertainment today and ignore what is happening right now. Alton Sterling. Philando Castile. Two men killed in…

Heavy-Hearted

Today has been tough. I keep thinking about what Alton Sterling’s family must be going through. About all the families who have been through similar things. It’s not right! This shouldn’t keep happening. I am truly baffled that there are people who don’t believe there is a problem. Another reason I’m sad  is that my mom’s dementia is…

For Those Who Hurt on Father’s Day

Usually on Father’s Day I would write a post celebrating my own Dad and Father-in-Law. But this year, just like on Mother’s Day, I find myself thinking about the ones for whom Father’s Day is more difficult and/or complicated. If you’ve lost your father ..I pray that you’ll be flooded with happy memories of him today,…

Saying Goodbye to Our Girl Lulu

Some of you may have already seen in the post-credits of today’s video that we had to say goodbye to Lulu at the end of last week. I don’t want to get into the details of what happened. It was scary and heartbreaking and SO hard. It was an awful situation and a really, really difficult experience.…

Saying Goodbye

The man who did our pre-marital counseling passed away from cancer yesterday. He was also a family friend. He was a very wise man who spoke grace & truth into literally hundreds of lives. I’m very sad about the loss. I’m heartbroken for his family. I wanted to write about him today, but I can’t find the…

For Those Who Hurt on Mother’s Day

Usually on Mother’s Day I would write a post celebrating my own Mom and Mother-in-Law, but this year I find myself thinking about the ones for whom Mother’s Day is more difficult and/or complicated. If you’ve lost your mother ..I pray that you’ll be flooded with happy memories of her today, and the Lord would bring you…