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New Birth

You formed my inward parts; You covered me in my mother’s womb. – Psalm 139:13

What is there about babies that makes us smile? Many people will stop everything at the sight or sound of a baby and will flock to gaze at the little one. 217 more words

Daily Devotional

FINAL baby blue jay update

Saturday morning I checked on the baby blue jay family, but they had all flown away.  They are now out there doing whatever “teenager” birds do — eating and pooping mostly.  20 more words

Changing a diaper on a plane

I deserve a medal. Actually any parent who has changed a baby diaper ON the airplane deserves a medal! Yesterday flying home from Kansas City, ten minutes into our flight, Ryder needed a diaper change. 322 more words

Mom Life

Motivation Monday - Sleep Deprivation Success

It’s a parenting meme and observation that is cemented across all of social media and quite possibly all of time: sleep deprivation. It’s cure: coffee and complaining (or at least that’s what Facebook memes tell me). 777 more words


Stuff She KNOWS

“Hey there! So what do you think cell phones will be like when you get one?”

–Eric, when the baby starts kicking and I tell him to talk to her.


A Little Light at the Window

If you’ve read any of my previous blogs you might have seen that I wrote about putting a bird feeder in front of my window to help with my nerves. 337 more words

One Left The Nest

My eldest son just graduated from the University of Michigan.  It is a bittersweet moment; on the one hand I am beaming with pride that he graduated from my alma mater and is heading out into the world to make his mark.  1,129 more words