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Why I won't buy a Tiffany Lamp

As a young woman, I used to imagine what my future home would look like once I could afford to move out of the cramped, college apartment lifestyle. 748 more words

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Going Home After The Terrible, Horrible, no Good, Very Bad Day

            It was as the children’s book by Judith Viorst says, “A Terrible, Horrible, no Good, Very Bad Day.” My correctional unit which typically only restrained a child three to five times a year had just finished physically disarming our fifth kid. 458 more words

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Building a Family's Foundation

A friend of mine offered some great wisdom as to why grandparenting is so much fun compared to parenting.  It all started with my observation of how much I notice every little detail of Rives’ growth over his first 6 months.  449 more words


The Shepherdess

In our family we have a “shepherdess”. She cares for the animals, not just loves them, but will do whatever is necessary to learn to care for them. 526 more words

A Promise from God when Parenting is Difficult

I’ve been reading Psalm 18 lately.  I love so much of what it says, but the fact that it starts in verse 1 with this:   1,116 more words



Yesterday, as we were leaving church, I stopped to chat with our youth pastor. I asked him how he is feeling about getting ready to be a first time daddy. 1,504 more words

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Don't Baby Talk Jesus

Sometimes I am not sure if I’m teaching my 4 month-old how to talk or if he’s teaching me how to make noises. Regardless, I love our time together. 611 more words

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