My 39th Trip Around the Sun
One night after a particularly rough parenting day, my husband reminded me of the time before all this when this big house (church manse) we live in was very, very quiet. “Remember when you lived in this big house all by yourself,” he said, “and you’d order Mexican food on Friday nights and watch Netflix alone?” Ah the good ole days. Quiet. Read More
Through the Altar-ed Glass: 2020 Strikes Again
There I was standing on our lawn. The ten billionth day of 2020. 8:30am. Dressed in yoga pants and a t-shirt with a communion table on it that read, “Altars and Altered.” This might sound mostly normal, except for the fact that my right hand was wrapped in bloodied dish rags and my clothes were speckled with blood. Read More
2020’s Up The Stairs!
“Simon’s up the stairs!” is the current war cry of our house. It first started a few weeks ago on a night when my family and I were caught in a rainstorm. The skies opened right at school pickup time. So, my husband, Kyle, and I trudged out with umbrellas to pick up Susannah (3 ½) and Simon (10 months) from daycare. Yet even with 2 umbrellas, we got completely soaked. Read More
This Blog chronicles the life and times of this Pastor, Mama, Wife, and Child of God
Welcome to our chaotic and funny, yet always blessed life. I hope you find God’s presence in your life through our family’s stories.