It was Monday morning, and I breathed a sigh of relief as my boys boarded the school bus. After pouring myself a cup of coffee, IRead more »
We traded the truth for a lie.
We traded love for lust.
We traded masculinity for weakness.
We traded femininity for masculinity.
We tradedRead more »
I’m really bummed I’m not having a baby in time for Christmas.
Well, knock on wood. I’ll be 35 weeks at Christmas. Which is aRead more »
the day I received this book, I grabbed my water bottle, my snack, my unopened mail packages, and a notepad and pen. Once I got settledRead more »
Our parish priest despises the Jesse Tree. Sadly it is for good reason. As a seminarian, the liturgy director absolutely forbid ChristmasRead more »
Being a single mother is stressful. It’s challenging and chaotic. It’s so easy to be stretched too thin and exhausted.
What’s even harder,Read more »
In today’s world, we find Christmas decorations fighting with Halloween items for space on the store shelves. It is easy toRead more »
Like, if you EVER – and I mean E-VAH – saw me doing this, you should probably look for the four horsemen of the apocalypseRead more »
Advent begins in less than a week! And, like last year, it’s a pretty short Advent too. The fourth week of Advent is only two daysRead more »
Dear Expectant Mother,
Sitting in the doctor’s office, I picked up the latest parenting magazine. It was filled with articles aboutRead more »
How do you even describe pregnancy?
I’m 28 weeks pregnant. TWENTY-EIGHT WEEKS. This baby is coming, and she is coming SOON. Read more »
We recently bid my husband farewell on his second deployment after a grueling year of work ups. It’s been three years since the last timeRead more »
I believed that with my whole being, but what were His grand plans for me? In reality, He has chipped away at my ideas of greatness andRead more »
I’m not a writer by trade. In fact, English was always my worst subject. However, when I saw the call for single parent writers, IRead more »
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Have you ever had that moment of panic when someone shows up at your door unexpectedly? You inviteRead more »
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