To the Accidental Homeschool Parent

You didn’t mean for this to happen. You had a plan. Your plate was already full. You need to work. Now you need to manage school too? It might seem impossible at first, but don’t lose hope. Everyday won’t be perfect. In fact, no day will be perfect, but...

Peace in Covid

25 Verses for Peace and Comfort in Scary Times Hard to believe it was over a month ago now. I was getting ready to pick up my daughter from school and take her to golf practice when I got a school-wide text. Golf practice would be canceled for the...

Monday Mercies

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I need a pick-me-up on Monday mornings. They can feel especially weighty to me. The week stretches out before me, and all of my responsibilities are looming overhead, pressing down in my soul. It feels like a lot, and let’s be honest,...

When There’s Nothing I Can Do

There’s nothing I can do! Those were the last words out of my mouth before everything went silent. To be honest, I wish they were different.  I wish I had exclaimed words full of faith, maybe a prayer or a plea for help.  I had seen that the car...

Grandpa’s Legacy

Have you ever been with someone when they breathed their last earthly breath?  I have, only twice.  In September I had the privilege of standing by my Grandpa’s bed as he stepped out of his earthly shell, and into eternity with his Savior. He lived until his dying day...