The Truth… The Mirror

The last time I wrote on this blog was over 6 months ago in July 2015, right before we moved to Austin. And before that I wrote in May about the rough time that we were having with our new family dynamic. I haven’t so much as looked back on this blog since. Not even […]

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A Tiny Update… Enough To Hold On To

In case you are not following along, we are in the beginning stages of adopting a child with albinism from China. We submitted our LOI (Letter of Intent) on February 27th with hopes of receiving PA (pre-approval) to adopt a specific child. It has now been over a month since then and we still have […]

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Why I Need To Wake Up Early

If you have read a few of my posts or know me in “real life,” you probably have noticed that I lack discipline.  Discipline was my One Word for 2013 so I have been working on it slowly.  For instance, one way I’m doing this is by taking action as soon as I notice something […]

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Grace Upon Grace

When our schedules permit, or when I am not feeling lazy, I occasionally attend a women’s bible study class at our church.  Sometimes the class does a Beth Moore study, sometimes it is based around an inspirational christian book, and sometimes the class journals through a book of the Bible.  I started a new schedule […]

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The Ugly Truth

I have a confession.  I want this blog to be the best.  I want it to inspire and motivate and be perfect.  I have issues with that… perfection.  It has haunted me all my life.  Maybe it stems from a deep seeded need from my childhood.  A need to be in control or to be […]

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