Book Review: A Father’s Love

A father's love

  A Father's Love Illustrated by David Miles Published by ZonderKidz Book Description A Father’s Love is a level two I Can Read! based on the NIV Adventure Bible—the number one Bible for kids. In this retelling of the story of the prodigal son, newly independent readers learn about how great a father’s love can be as they follow [More...]


Pregnancy Update 10 Weeks

week 10

image credit: babygaga.com   I've been busy lately and struggling with writer's block. Not a very productive mix for try to blog! I don't have exact dates yet, but I'm already about 10 weeks along! A few weeks farther than my last pregnany lasted. I know that reaching the 2nd trimester doesn't mean the pregnancy will be completely [More...]

Kale Egg Drop Soup Recipe

kale egg drop soup

  Doesn't that look good? Believe me, it's delicious. I've been wanting to try making egg drop soup for a long time and for some reason, I never got around to it. When I saw that chicken broth was on sale at the grocery store, I decided to go ahead and grab some! I usually have some homemade broth at home but I'm out and I don't see us [More...]

A New Year’s Announcement

rainbow baby pregnancy announcement

Happy New Year! I pray that your year is full of love, laughter, and uncountable blessings. I wanted to start the new year off with good news, so here you go! Our good news :) [More...]

Young Living Essential Oils and an Asthma Rub Recipe

asthma chest rub

I was an oils skeptic. I heard people talking about how great essential oils were but really, I figured it was a placebo effect fad. After all, the things people were talking weren't really tangible or visible. To me, at least. And then I read Connie's testimony on Smockity Frocks about how her little girl was scalded by hot ramen noodles and [More...]

Book Review: Kidnapped by the Taliban

Kidnapped by the taliban

Kidnapped by the Taliban By: Dilip Joseph with James Lund   Publisher's Summary: Dilip Joseph dreams of life as a medical humanitarian. In 2009 his dream comes true as he joins the staff of Colorado-based Morning Star Development, a nonprofit community and economic development organization. On December 5, 2012, Dr. Joseph and [More...]

6 Lessons I Learned Through Early Pregnancy Loss

early pregnancy loss

  I know there are lots of articles out there about pregnancy loss, but I think an early pregnancy loss is different in some ways than others. Not to say one is worse than the other, but that the emotions are just different. Also, I think the view that society seems to have on early loss is different. I didn't ever see the baby on [More...]