You Can’t Make An Omelette…

You Can’t Make An Omelette…

…without breaking a few eggs. At least that’s one of the things I constantly say to my kids.  That and It’s not rocket science. (Which, coincidentally, has turned out rather nice for me, as at least two of my children are determined to study rocket...
Feeling Foolish

Feeling Foolish

Originally published in 2013. Have you ever just felt foolish? Like Heavenly Father has to kind of smack you over the head over and over and over…and over again… and you still don’t get it? And then, finally, one day the slightest glimmer of...
A Love Letter And Other Thoughts

A Love Letter And Other Thoughts

I want to write a love letter. I’ve never really wanted to write one before–not really.  I’ve always been massively intimidated by that art form, as I feel it comes far too close to the realm of poetry and while my heart of hearts aspires to be...

The Master

So, my friend Shauna just commented in my recent post about having a gospel centered curriculum: The Hebraic method is very daunting to me because I don’t want my children to be like me. I’d rather they have Christ as the teacher. And I wanted to share my thoughts...
Forty Years

Forty Years

So, here it is. A new year. Oh, and did I mention I turned 40 years old a few weeks ago?  It was epic. Well, not really. And, so I have all kinds of things I am going To Do.  And I have my Resolutions.  And I stand resolute. And, shaking in my boots. Who knew that God...
I Stand Resolute

I Stand Resolute

I love the new year. It’s a blank canvas of possibilities and I always feel like its approach signifies that something wonderful is about to happen. And I love resolutions. I love resolving to do something.  It’s so adventurous. Oh, I don’t consider...