Category Archives : A Day in the Life

Daily blog posts

To: my first love

I fall to the dust and worship thee Embrace the ground on which you walk I am not worthy My tears turn the earth to mud     The pain in my chest is too great Words cannot escape my lips I bury my face in my hands in the sand I am not worthy […]



Surviving a Power Outage

Two nights ago, Mr. Dependable and I woke up to what sounded like a spoon going down the garbage disposal. The bedroom window was open, and a very intense storm was raging. The lightning was almost constant, and the wind and rain were so loud they drowned out the sound of the thunder. We got […]

All in God's Time.  Inspiration to wait for God.

All in God’s Time

I don’t know about you, but I am a bit impatient when it comes to my requests of God.  Especially my requests for relief(like from labor pains) or direction. I often wonder what the next step is.  Where should I go from here? I am a homemaker, and a homeschool mom.  Should I be doing […]

The Love of a Goober

Last night Goober(That’s what we call our 2 month old baby boy) was cranky.  As it often goes between 9 and 11 pm, we didn’t know what he wanted. Usually we try a bottle, diaper changing, swaddling, leaving him alone, and then another bottle before he decides that all he really wanted to do was […]

July 9, 2013

Your Junk = My Treasure

One Woman’s Junk 2

No, I’m not talking about junk in your trunk. Well, I guess I’m sort of talking about mine.  It’s 7 am Friday(the day after the fourth of July). With the festivities finally over, it’s time to start packing for my family’s three day mini-vacation.  The only problems are my “New Mommy” curves. Our beautiful son […]