The Mom at the Game

I never really thought of myself as a person who would see being a mom through the lens of a sports analogy. But here I am, seeing my three very…


Super Heroes and Scaredy Squirrels

In my mind, I really do want to be Wonder Woman—the greatest superheroine ever.  As a young girl, I was enamored by Lynda Carter with all……


Allowing the Shepherd to Carry You Through Postpartum Life

Isaiah 40:11 “He tends his flock like a shepherd:     He gathers the lambs in his arms and carries them close to his heart;…


Past the Scenic Outlook

Our family loves the mountains. I grew up going to Colorado almost every summer. We have taken our children back there too, and some of my favorite…


Teaching Kids How to Pray

Sometimes God gifts parents with moments when we think, maybe I’m doing okay with this parenting thing. Like a few weeks ago when my son, age seven,…


Protecting Our Kids Eternally

For parents, few things are more important than keeping our kids safe. It's why we incessantly check on them as babies to make sure they're still…