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My grownup Christmas list looks nothing like I imagined it would as a young girl. I imagined always asking for diamonds (my birthstone) and fancy things. My desires look a little different nowadays. Christmas changed for me over the years, and I love it even more now.… Read More
Are we done yet? Maybe Monday isn’t the best day of the week to write a RunStreak update. Maybe I should have written it yesterday. Yesterday we got home from church, I fed the boys, and immediately went out for my run.… Read More
Silent Prayers

Silent Prayers


Posted By on Dec 5, 2014

“No sound: the mother, kneeling, lays Her cheek against the little face. Oh human love! Oh heavenly grace! ‘Tis yet in silence that she prays!” -Margaret Deland Sometimes it feels weird to think of the similarities between Mary and present day mothering.… Read More
“I Can’t See God”

“I Can’t See God”


Posted By on Dec 4, 2014

Last night, after we visited Santa, opened the wrapped Christmas storybook, and read through our new nightly family Advent reading, we worked on the discussion question as a family. This new addition to our Advent Activities is one I attempted to introduce last year, but the book I chose leaned more toward the adult understanding instead of a family based book.… Read More
Everyone in this picture is having more fun than you. Oh hey, Santa. BigBrother made him laugh so hard, I almost snort-laughed myself. Santa asked them if they were twins, which made me raise an eyebrow. You’re supposed to know that stuff, Buddy.… Read More

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