overdue update and new projects (1)

An Overdue Update (And Some EXCITING Plans!)

Why hello there! Long time no see, right? If you’re new to this blog, welcome! I’m so glad you’re here. And if you’re a regular reader, you probably have noticed it’s been quieter than usual on this site. The reason being, well, several: Welcoming Amelia to our family at the end of March Overcoming some scary health issues Resting and hanging …

Walking Each Other Home

Walking Each Other Home

Over the next few weeks, I’ve invited some of my dear blogging friends to share words of encouragement here on the blog while I rock my newborn baby and get some much-needed rest. Today, I’m thrilled to invite Kaitlyn Bouchillon on my virtual back porch to eat some blueberry scones and chat about the beauty of community.  A handful of weeks …

Be still Psalm 46 10

28+ Bible Verses about Stillness and Rest in God’s Presence

Our lives today are so fast-paced that we battle continual exhaustion, not from the physical labor our great-grandmothers endured but the mental gymnastics we perform to try to keep up with the never-ending demands. We’re constantly stimulated by social media, advertising, school programs, church events, and our own inner clamor. This frantic pace is exhausting! Even our “Quiet Time” is …