As It Turns Out, I Don’t Trust God.

My phone dinged late one evening and I looked down to see a text from a friend. “So how are you doing?” she asked. I wanted to put on a smile and type back that I was fine, but in that exact moment, I was anything but fine. It had only been a couple of…

What Your Heart Needs to Hear When You Are Afraid

  “Okay sugars, get settled down and crawl underneath the covers. It’s time to go to sleep.” Immediately the giggling stopped and her body language changed as she looked up at me and said, “But its dark outside. I don’t like the dark.”  Hearing the worry and fear in her voice, I pulled the covers…

My First Smile

It has been over a year since I quit spending wasting my money on Ovulation Prediction Kits. I didn’t see the point since I never saw a smiley face, a blinky face, or any other type of face besides my own pouty face after each test.  However, four weeks ago while shopping in Target and…

Today is Different

I know what today is…it’s Josiah Day.  But this morning I have traded in my party hat, noise maker, and baby back ribs in order to sit next to my Mamma’s hospital bedside so that I can stroke her hand, remind her of all the good times we have had together, and tell her how…

A Tale of The Three Little Pigs

We have all heard the nursery rhyme about the three little pigs, right?  If not, let me do my version of a quick recap… The story goes a little something like this… Mother pig decided her three little piggies were not so little anymore and kicked them out of her pigsty…uhhh…I mean sent them out…