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The Greatest of These…

Though I speak with the tongues of toddlers and teenagers,  and have not charity,  I become as a sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.  (cymbal? really?…every mom knows how annoying that is!)    And though I have a college degree and teaching certificate,...

On Character and Idols

I have come to the conclusion that the older we get the more we realize our shortcomings.  I would say that I have become more wretched over time but I believe that I have always been as wretched as I am right now.  As a teen and young adult, I thought I had it pretty...

A Change of Heart

When I first began parenting, I was armed with very little experience.  I realize this is like Bill Cosby saying “I started out as a child”…haha.  But, what is amazing is that at the time, I thought I had experience.  I had worked as a caregiver for...

It’s just not working.

I try very hard to make things work for every member of our family.  My goal is to make our home reasonably pleasant, peaceful, organized, clean and a place that we all WANT to be.  This is a real challenge with six kids who are all home…all day…every...

What Time I am Afraid…

“What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee.” Psalm 56:3 KJV Over the years our kids have struggled with bad dreams and fear during the night.  This really came as a surprise to me as we were extremely careful about what influences we allowed in the...