Category: From the Heart

One in Four: Stillborn, Still Loved

By Guest Blogger Elizabeth Severson Mom, Mummy, Mae, Madre; a title that is proudly used by many, longed by many, and sadly, unrealized by many. On November 16th of 2016...

Something About a Boy

By Guest Blogger Pam Hondros So I ordered this snazzy new “poppy” lip set from a friend who’s my “dealer” (like I pull up at her crib and she takes my money...

Surviving Cancer

By Guest Blogger Holly Shuster I’m probably in the minority, but I’m grateful for the messiness of my kids. I’m glad that four years ago they had a particularly...

Sharing the Load

By Laura Simon When I decided to homeschool, I envisioned myself doing, well, everything. I’d discovered that most curriculum will pretty much walk the most clueless...

It Takes a Village

By Anonymous It Takes a Village … … not advantage. Let me start off by saying that I am all for helping people out. I really do think that the phrase,...

A Voice that Carries …

By Guest Blogger Angela Hackett Jenkins Life can be really hard and we all need to hear that we are not alone in the messy chapters of life. I’m a woman, wife,...

My Greatest Privilege

By Laura Simon When I got married, the pastor who officiated asked us to take a quiz to determine our love languages. It turns out that I am very much a “words of...

My 1 in 1,000

By Guest Blogger Dana Harrell April 10, 2013 is a date I will forever remember. It was a gorgeous day and the day my family was going to find out the sex of our baby! As...

A Girl Would Be So Easy, They Said

By Laura Simon When I was pregnant with both my boys, everyone from my first cousin to the stranger in the grocery store had something to say about life with boys....

Caring for Our Parents & Lessons Learned

By Guest Blogger Becky Wright I recently received a text from a friend asking about my experience as a “family caregiver.”  Basically, the text read “How did you...