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The Cost of Motherhood

Two weeks ago {Feb 11, 12:28am} we welcomed our third child into the world, Charles Kelly Castleberry III. We love our sweet Charles (or Charlie) so very much already and it’s still hard for me to believe he is actually here! 556 more words

Biblical Womanhood

The Mothering Instinct

by Dave Hanks

There is no doubt that Fathers can be concerned for their offspring. But they can’t compare to Mom and her parental concern. This is because of two hormones – hormones produced in quantity within the female. 256 more words


Waiting for the biopsy results

It is 12:56. And I am waiting to find out the results of my latest biopsy. This is such a familiar feeling. Unfortunately. What is it like out to find out if your future will be scrambled? 464 more words

Life As It Is


Oh my poor neglected blog. I’ve had a lot going on in my head, but lacked the initiative to put it into words. I also find that sometimes living in the moment means exactly that: just being present, enjoying what is happening without thinking about how to write about it. 1,438 more words

Personal Growth

It is -38C: All We Can Do Is Laugh

Meanwhile in Canada…

Go to Canada, they said. You will have fun, they said. Notice the last image with the snow on the patio furniture? Looks like our house, only our snow is deeper!


Dear Vincent

Vincent, today my connection with your being felt exacerbated in the most beautiful way. As I was sitting down on the bed and nursing you, I gazed at your body parts. 225 more words