Knowing and Believing

After three and a half years of trying, waiting and hoping, it had finally happened. A positive pregnancy test. After three and a half years of trying and waiting, I wondered if my child bearing years were maybe…just…over. Only those closest to me knew how much I longed to hold another baby in my arms,
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Annoying people

How to Love The Mean People

(Disclaimer: This post is about loving those who are rude and inconsiderate, *not* those who are manipulative and/or abusive. If there’s someone in your life who is abusive, please seek help and professional counsel if you have not already done so.)  Recently God has been teaching me the beauty in loving “unlovely” people. Here’s a
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Description=Richard Dawkins Photograph: Jeremy Young 05-12-2006

Abortion, Evolution and Atheism: Why Richard Dawkins’ Beliefs about Children with Down Syndrome Should not Surprise Us

“Given a free choice of having an early abortion or deliberately bringing a Down child into the world, I think the moral and sensible choice would be to abort.” — Richard Dawkins Every once in a while I come across something that grips me so completely, I cannot rest until I have processed through it,
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Mother's Day, 2014. My children's restaurant etiquette usually ensures that I will end up feeling like The Worst Mom Ever.

Worst Mom Ever

(The above picture was taken on Mother’s Day, 2014. My children’s restaurant etiquette usually ensures that I will end up feeling like The Worst Mom Ever.) I don’t know about you, but nothing makes me feel more like the “worst mom ever” than when my children embarrass me, and nothing embarrasses me more than my children
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