Married to my high school sweetheart. Raising 6 crazy kids to love the Lord and praying for those we haven't yet met through foster care. Loving those around us by serving and sharing. Choosing to live life to the fullest. We only get one, so make it count!
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Foster Care Awareness Month: What Foster Parents Want You To Know

It was dinner time on a Sunday evening. We were finishing up an early meal so that we could make it to church on time. There was giggling, food-swapping, and a little one attempting...

Minimalist Mama: Two Easy Things We Do To Survive In 300 Square Feet

Okay. For starters, I’m being a bit dramatic when I say survive. This lifestyle is a bit edgy- but we chose it, we love it, and it’s changed the way we think about so...
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Mothering From a Place of Rest

Because I'm a struggling perfectionist, I often convince myself that these different hats must all be worn perfectly. And we all know how that ends. Worn out mama with an empty tank. 
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What is a Doula and Why Would I Want One?

I've been fascinated by babies ever since I can remember. In high school, we had to take a Home-Ec course where we took home an electronic baby for the weekend that cried when it's...
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Mama, Don’t Opt Out: When We Compare Our Insides to Everyone Else’s Outsides

Everyone loves to tell young moms, "The days are long, but the years are short!" I believe that statement to be true, but I also know that this mothering generation is fighting a new...