Because tiny hats are cute, but they won’t help you survive the craziness to come.
A heartening lesson from the one who went before us.
Short Scripture readings for wiggly kiddos.
How to nurse a baby without breaking the bank.
Because we’re deep into Newbornlandia over here (mad props to my mom, who is saving our sanity with laundry and kid wrangling and newborn rocking so I can actually get a gosh darned shower now and then), I don’t have any words of my own to offer this week, but I do have some fantastic reads for…… Continue reading Words of Wisdom
The tale of our newest little arrival.
Our senior pastor preached a couple of weeks ago on the John 14 and the promise of the Holy Spirit. The Greek word used for the Spirit in this passage can be translated dozens of ways, from comforter to encourager to helper to guide. Dale Brunner translates it “true friend.” The NRSV and the NIV…… Continue reading Encourager, Guide, Comforter… Doula? * 10 Minute Devotional
Reads to encourage you in the hard, holy work of parenting
If milestones are so good, why do they ache so much?
Are you the mother of a preschooler or an infant? Have you thought about finding a MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group? In a couple weeks I’ll be starting my fourth year in MOPS, and I have to tell you, it has been awesome. Here’s why I’m a MOPS mama, and why you may want to become…… Continue reading Top 10 Reasons to Join MOPS (Greatest Hits)