Yep, I am sick again. This is the fourth time in the past four months that I have been really under the weather. This is my third bout with Strep. Before you ask, I do not know why I keep getting Strep. I change my toothbrush, linens, and disinfect. No one in my family has caught it. Each time it presents itself on a Monday evening making the week change its course before it even gets started.Read More
I am intentionally joining the Illustrated Faith community. It's not the IRL community that I am used to, but it is perfect for the season that I am in now. It allows me to work through the 14 day devotionals and share my understanding with a community of artists who appreciate the Word.Read More
It wasn't until I was well into my 20s did I begin to find my friend tribe. It was a struggle for me to relax into these new relationships because of the lack connection in my earlier years of life.Read More
Secretly, I wondered if I would ever be a mother. I questioned if I would be trusted to care for children of my own. I doubted it. I doubted I would be able to love. I doubted I would be able to understand them. I doubted I would be equipped.
Now, I am a mom. Not only a mom, but a mom of two girls. The secret that resided in my heart. The Most High always knows my secrets. Or maybe my secret was a glimpse of a promise He was revealing to me.
I am grateful to be a mom. I've learned to love. I've grown more understanding from the lack of being understood. I am still not equipped on my own, but I am not on this journey alone.
Today I am thankful to be called Mommy.