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motherhood

There you are. My brand new, beautiful baby girl, Kayla Love. Your swirl of peaches & cream hair all perfectly placed. You are laying there, knees tucked up to your chest as if you were still inside me. You inhale this little quivering whimper of air, I hold my breath for a moment, you’re ok. […]

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“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” ~Matthew 5:4 Anniversaries can be hard. But they don’t have to stop our lives or make us regress. They can be used as catalysts to launch us into new things, new chapters, new understanding, new acceptance. I spent a lot of the day ‘living in […]

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“Hear my cry, O God; Attend to my prayer. From the end of the earth I will cry to You, When my heart is overwhelmed; Lead me to the rock that is higher than I. For You have been a shelter for me, A strong tower from the enemy. I will abide in Your tabernacle […]

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Mostly, I’ve been a procrastinator because of my perfectionism. This time, I’m a procrastinator because I don’t want to let go. I don’t want to NOT be a homeschooling mama. I don’t want to NOT be a teaching mama. I don’t want to NOT be who I’ve been for the last 19 years. I don’t […]

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As I woke up this morning, my head still clearing from the cloudy stupor of former unconsciousness, my thoughts began to focus on the Lord and what He’s doing with this whole “Write the Word” thing. As the fog dissipated, these words, from the Word, clearly surfaced… Psalm 127:1-2 “Unless the Lord builds the house, […]

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These lines. I feel them as I trace along my skin. The marks that exclaim “too much too soon!”. I think back to when they first appeared… Tiny baby, growing fast. I need another box of banana waffles. Please pass the Chinese food? Don’t forget the soy sauce! I was 18. You weren’t anticipated, and […]

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