The Truth About Weeds

We purchased our current home in May of 2016. Our backyard was one of the biggest selling points for me. We have a pond, nice tree coverage and so much green space. It's a quiet oasis tucked into the middle of a crazy part of town. When I sit in my backyard, I feel safe. However, I ...

My Heart for Bible Study

It's no secret that I am addicted to books. I love all types of books and I love to learn. Almost every time we go to a college campus, I get the itch to go back to school. I know to some this sounds like I have some kind of sickness, but I am for sure a ...

Best Friends

In June, I shared that I had received some unexpected health news. (You can read more here.) I wish I was writing to share the unexpected journey has come to an end, however I am still in the midst of it. Tests have ruled out some things, but also left us with more questions than answers. ...

That Time I Didn’t Win a Dream House

Every year in Springfield, several contractors in the area support St. Jude by building a dream home. Raffle tickets are sold for a chance to win the home and several other really great prizes. All proceeds go directly to St. Jude. It's really an amazing fundraiser. In the past, Dan and I have gone to the ...

He Matters Too

I have been thinking about what I wanted to say about Father's Day for nearly a month. After years of struggling with delayed fertility, I find Father's Day harder to face than Mother's Day.  In the midst of the hard feelings, I do have so much to celebrate on this day. I have been a ...

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