welcome baby cosette!

The day has finally come for me to officially introduce you to our sweet new baby girl, Cosette Marie! I have intentionally taken the last five weeks to not think at all about blogging or writing or anything other than her and our family. These past few weeks having her here has been wonderful, and … Continue Reading

lavender maternity maxi

As a full time homeschooling mama it’s tough to get even a moment without the kids, so a night away every now and then is something Matt and I fight to get. We try to plan in a few overnights throughout the year to make sure we are spending some good quality time away from … Continue Reading

12 ways pain makes you stronger

I’ve been thinking a lot about this topic lately. Not only because of the need to process things that have happened and are happening in my own life, but also as I love and encourage others who have openly shared their stories with me. So often I want to remove the hardship or eliminate the … Continue Reading