Archives for July 2011


I do not do still. I don’t like hot tubs. I don’t lay out in the sun. I don’t like to do nothing. I want to move. I want to see. I want to DO MORE. Yesterday I was talking to a girl at church about volunteers. She said a lot of people don’t like […]

Mother, Daughter, Sister

source: sharon d pruitt I’ve posted several times here and on my personal blog about the fire at my brother’s house. Well, it was such a big deal (and really, is still such a big deal) that I had to write one more time about it. It’s surprising how something like this could teach me […]

I'm a BOY Mom!

When my daughter was born, I was happy that she looked like me. I was glad she was a girl. I know girls. I know ME. When I found out my second born was a boy? I was a little scared. What do I know about boys? About being best friends with a guy? About […]

Stormy Motherhood

I know I’ve written a lot about the fire at my brother’s house. Maybe not a lot of posts, but I’m pretty sure the post I did write was about fourteen feet long. Anyway, I have another post about it up at Motherhood Your Way. After internalizing all that happened, I had a big revelation […]

Princess & The Pop Star {*giveaway*}

Sometimes I get tired of Christian kids’ shows and books. It’s like they try so hard to tell a story or teach a moral that it becomes trite and over-spiritual. And sometimes, especially as a mom of a preschooler, I feel like the story lines are a little too old. I don’t want my daughter […]


photo source: richard.keen I can taste the fruit of Eve. I’m aware of sickness death and disease. The results of her choices were vast. Eve was the first but she wasn’t the last. If I were honest with myself, had I been standing at that tree, my mouth and my hands would be covered with […]

Top Ten {Tuesday}: Trashed Titles

So much to say. So little time! (Remember that song?) Anywhoo. I think I started this post like 10 times. I had too many ideas but not enough content. Or enough time. Or both. So, ready to see my… TOP TEN TRASHED TOP TEN {TUESDAY} TITLES (I love it when I can get TOP TEN […]