Dear Pandemic, March 2022

Dear Pandemic, I see. I am seeing. Daily thoughts, emotions, and experiences can be too much for one person, for me…but I have learned to stop and slow down. I saw many people in this season stay out of touch with self and society all the while being busy as usual or “unphased by COVID”.…… Continue reading Dear Pandemic, March 2022

The Precious Things They Say (Plus A Recipe)

The beginning of this post is to share of utter doom and failure. Okay, it isn’t the end of the world but I have a confession: I lied and broke trust with my kids. No, it’s not about the tooth fairy or Santa (although, the 7 year old is still a believer). However, it is…… Continue reading The Precious Things They Say (Plus A Recipe)

This Mother’s Prayer

I read somewhere on social media saying that mothers who are young write about parenting techniques and mothers who have grown children write books on prayer. This got me thinking that I don’t have any tried and true techniques myself, as a mother of five…all I know is I try to build fellowship and connection…… Continue reading This Mother’s Prayer

Growing Up and Raising Children

I think many things about parenting shake me up (because it’s a wild ride!!)…but one that shakes me up the most is that while I am raising children, I myself am learning and growing up as well. To think I get the opportunity to raise children each day… but I myself must learn to grow…… Continue reading Growing Up and Raising Children

When Motherhood is Overwhelming

I am only ten years into this journey but with five children… I have to be honest and real…. I’ve never been so sad and stressed! Parenting. Highest highs… Lowest lows… I am told that this is the beginning and it only gets harder. I believe it. I also believe the moments can and will…… Continue reading When Motherhood is Overwhelming