Little Mav’s Debut (& other spring delights)

Our Hattie-girl decided to give us an anniversary present one day early! On May 22nd, she meandered her way to the field and gave birth to one huge, stocky buckling with all the yellow blooms nearby. I’m so glad we were there for the birth. Not only because it’s special to watch birth unfold, but…

You Are Not Your Pain

This week, I want to share one simple truth with you. You are so much more. Not in the self-help, blah-blah, yikkety-yak way, but you are more than your dreams, your expectations, your singleness, your marriage, your motherhood, your limitations, your pain, etc. . . You are a child of God. Favored not forgotten. Upheld…

So This Is What Faithfulness Feels Like

A few weeks ago, I was discouraged. I found myself thinking, “So this is what faithfulness feels like.”Β  I didn’t like the feeling. But a couple days later, I had another thought. . . a better thought. . . a healing thought– “So this is what Faithfulness looks like.” The Faithfulness here refers to God….

Spring at the Blue House (Starring Baby Goats!)

I walked into this year without any big dreams. My plan was to simply embrace and steward everything I had been given in 2018. Everything I am enjoying today is a choice I made last year. God gave opportunities to me in 2018 and then gave me the courage to say yes. When I look…