Convictions and Culture, minimalism, Motherhood

100 Days of No TV: Day 24

Ok wow so I realize I haven't written about this since the first of the month and we're already almost done with June. So, if you don't know or if you forgot or maybe you thought I chickened out (believe me, it was a thought), me and my family are doing a fast/break from TV… Continue reading 100 Days of No TV: Day 24

Motherhood

10 Things I Learned About Serving Meals to Postpartum Moms

Head on over to Rochester MN Moms Blog to read my latest post there about the top 10 (secret: there's actually 11) things I learned about bringing new moms meals! This is a great topic and I would love to hear your thoughts and your own experiences. Don't forget to check out the other posts… Continue reading 10 Things I Learned About Serving Meals to Postpartum Moms

Confessions of a pastors wife, Homeschooling, Ministry, Motherhood, Testimony

I am Nobody Special

Yep, I'm a mom. I'm a stay-at-home mom (SAHM). I'm a h.o.m.e.s.c.h.o.o.l.i.n.g. mom. I'm also a Pastor's Wife: newbie (under 5 years) pastor's wife. Every time I say or write these "labels" I experience a dichotomy. In one sense, I feel a host of mostly negative emotions. There are SO many stereotypes attached to these labels and… Continue reading I am Nobody Special

minimalism

How to Get the Most out of Minimalism Without Actually Being a Minimalist!

Minimalism is a HOT word right now. There's an entire culture and movement going on all around us. It's a decor style, it's a lifestyle, it's a practice, a religion even. There's a good chance you have heard of minimalism and are intrigued by it, and you probably know someone who is into it. I… Continue reading How to Get the Most out of Minimalism Without Actually Being a Minimalist!

Fertility, Motherhood, Reproduction

Those Biting Fertility Questions

This post might be a bit all over the place, but I have a brief moment of opportunity to get some thoughts out there and I don't want to wait so bear with me. In the last two years I feel as though I've learned an etiquette regarding 'family planning' questions (not that I am… Continue reading Those Biting Fertility Questions