I was a young mom when I remember a more seasoned mom telling me she kept struggling with a UTI. (TMI but real life often is.) After her confession, it seemed I heard it from a few other moms. This phenomenon made me wonder if their own mothers forgot to teach them to wipe front… Continue reading Don’t Go Pee…Ever
Over and over again, God has tugged on my heart to write, write, write. When I get a fresh reminder, I usually spend 2 or 3 days trying to put a little energy toward it. Then I fizzle out. For more years than I care to recount, this has been my pattern. Now, I find… Continue reading But, What Do I Write?
Pray continually. That sure sets the bar high - and I often feel like it's just something I cannot reach. Not for lack of wanting to obey God or be connected with Him continually. But because I am human and I am busy and all my plates are always spinning. As I was milking my… Continue reading Pray Continually – Thoughts While Milking #2
Tonight, while milking, I couldn't help but wonder if stress balls were created by someone who grew up on a farm and milked a goat or a cow or maybe a donkey. While milking might make my hands ache, I find it to be quite enjoyable and soothing - stress relieving, even. Well, let me… Continue reading Thoughts While Milking #1
Being outside of town, on 6 glorious acres, letting our kids run wild has literally been a dream come true. I love it out here. My husband loves it out here (more than he thought he would, truth be told). The kids love it out here. We've got lots of stories to tell for being… Continue reading Making Big Mistakes on a Little Farm