I’m back!!!

And I am grateful for every amazing moment I have spent with the Lord and my family since January!  Obedience is a wonderful thing, I stepped away because God indicated I should and though I was not sure for how long when I did step away, I am sure that now is the time to start sharing life again! We have some MAJOR changes going on in our personal lives and in my mom ministry life as well.  My youngest is graduating from High School in May, … [Read more...]

Are You A Living Nativity?

Decorating for CHRISTmas...red, green, gold, silver, sparkles, lights. And the nativity. Whether your nativity is made of porcelin or plastic...it is the story of CHRISTmas that reminds us each year that our December is about far more than twinkling, gift giving and memory making. Join me over at MomLife Today where I reflect on my thoughts about the nativity... … [Read more...]

Heart Attack Mom?

Are there days where you suffer from heart attack? When your attitudes and actions turn to self, rather than God and others? *heavy sigh* I admit, it happens to me. A prayer I have prayed since I was a child, when compared to the condition of my heart on some days recently gave me clear understanding of right thinking vs. wrong thinking. Join me over at MomLife Today and learn more about my heart attack condition. … [Read more...]

Multi-Generational Mom Gathering

Last week I was scurrying around trying to wrangle a large group and keep them engaged and entertained...it was hard work, but well worth it when I saw how much fun they were having and how well they were connecting. Nope, it was not a group of kids...it was a group of moms! Amazingly, even though MomLife Today was founded in 2008 this was the first time we had all gathered together to meet and dream about our individual ministries and the … [Read more...]

Protect Your Children

This whole Penn State thing has had my head reeling. I am at a loss for words. The world has within it such evil - how do we protect our children? My sweet friend Dannah Gresh wrote an extremely helpful post that gives very doable, practical advice on how to discuss personal space safety with your child. It is a hard conversation to have, but a necessary one. I would encourage you to follow the link over to MomLife Today to read, and then … [Read more...]

Secret to 25 Year Marriage

  I have always felt like wedding anniversary's were something that were private, a special day for the bride and groom to celebrate without much fan fair. My experiences in the last few days have caused me to realize that longevity in marriage is something people like to celebrate - because it is a novelty to most. Celebrating my 25th Wedding Anniversary has led to some interesting conversations with several people...mostly strangers … [Read more...]

God Makes Me Giggle

  Take a look at this picture! How does that happen?  How am I able to sit down and do a video interview with Priscilla Shirer, hear her heart for motherhood and share her latest project the Resolution Revolution? Only because God wanted it to happen - that's how! My efforts to work with other amazing moms (from the US and Internationally) to create MomLife Today as a way to come alongside moms in their daily life and encourage and … [Read more...]

Back To School Radio

I used to have regular Friday posts where I would introduce you to a friend - but I haven't been doing that much lately. I need to get back to that. Today, you can meet and hear a new friend I met a few months back I'm A Lazy Mom. I always seem to find myself wandering over to her blog to see what antics she is up to - yeah, not always so lazy. Anyway, our on-line friendship has been fun and today (that's today) I am going to be visiting … [Read more...]

Pancakes & Jill Savage

Ever been smacked in the face by a pancake? Do you know how to prevent such a calamity? For the story behind that odd statement join me over at MomLife Today! And ... on a side note, yesterday was a fabulous one...I did a video interview with Jill Savage of Hearts at Home, we had dinner together last night and then we headed on over to a MomLink Event to spend some time with a group of moms who were blessed by an evening with Hearts at Home … [Read more...]