When I was 16, Kyle and I starting dating and I dreamed of marrying him and having a family together. I had these lofty ideas of our picturesque life where I would be home with a baby on my hip baking pies and homemade meals that would be ready when he walked in the door…… Continue reading Marriage: A Partnership
Last week was Lucia’s 6 month check up. We look forward to seeing how she is growing each visit, especially since she was only 5.7 lbs. at birth! Kyle was able to go with me for this visit, and good thing he was since she was so active ripping up the sanitary paper on the…… Continue reading Let’s Stop Waiting for Permission
Kyle and I knew going into our marriage that we wanted to have kids, but we decided to wait a few years and just be a married couple for awhile. After about a year and a half, and lots of prayer, we felt it was time to try and start our family. God had given me such a clear…… Continue reading Beauty in the Waiting
Sweet readers. I know there are only a few of you now, but I am so thankful for your love and support! I hope that even in some small way you are encouraged by the words on these pages (and maybe even a little entertained). I’m still figuring out how I want these “weekend” posts to…… Continue reading Links for Your Weekend
I don’t like to make “resolutions” because I feel like I’m setting myself up for failure, but one of my goals for 2017 is to read more. I think at least one book a month is doable, but hopefully more! Here is what’s on my to read list for the next few months. Talking as Fast as…… Continue reading What I’m Reading
Dear new mom, This motherhood thing is hard. I remember I just kept saying to myself after I had my daughter “I just want to do right by her”. As much as we wish there was a well laid road map, the truth is that we’re all just guessing. We don’t know if what we’re…… Continue reading Hey New Mom, This is For You.
Let’s pretend we are at Bread Co. chatting over lunch.
These are some of the things I would tell you.