Family Life · Home Life

Messy House and Friendship

If your friend drops by and you’re not immediately in a panic about the state of your house I think you’ve got a good friend standing in front of you! I used to want my house to look like a magazine all the time.  Actually, I thought that’s how my house was supposed to look!… Continue reading Messy House and Friendship

Faith

Are you vulnerable?

Ugh, vulnerability is so hard!  But you know what?  We crave it!  We want to be known!  It is one of our deepest desires.  The only thing is we have to continually jump through anxiety and take risks and push aside fears to get there. Each act of vulnerability is a challenge.  Sometimes it gets… Continue reading Are you vulnerable?

Family Life

First Baseball Game

We went to visit Mark’s family in Southern California last week!  It was wonderful!  We had a great time relaxing, getting in some good rest, family time, us time, beach time, sun time, all the good stuff! Mark’s dad loves baseball so it was extra special to go to Zeke’s first baseball game with them!… Continue reading First Baseball Game

Home Life · Organization

Donate your Eye Glasses!

Did you know you can donate your old prescription eye glasses!?! As I’ve been cleaning up, clearing out and overall decluttering our house I’ve been looking for ways to give away some of our stuff.  I hate just throwing things away so we’ve been recycling and finding new places to donate things. It’s been pretty… Continue reading Donate your Eye Glasses!

Books · Faith · Family Life · Marriage

In your rocking chair someday…

“You are responsible for the way you’ll look back on your life when you’re eighty years old.  You’re in control of the way you’ll feel that day in your rocking chair…” – Emily Ley, Grace not Perfection. I love this quote!  And I’m loving this book! I don’t remember when, but when I heard the phrase… Continue reading In your rocking chair someday…