a December weekend

We had such a nice weekend. It was filled with friends, time spent outdoors, a little space for reading, yummy and warm things to eat, sweet family moments…all those nourishing things a soul needs! And all that on the heels of a fun Thursday night out with the kids and my dad visiting Journey to Judea, a…

Darkness & Hope

I remember once thinking something along the lines of “The world is so jacked up…how could I bring a child into this mess?” And I think, if anything, the world has just gotten crazier since I had this train of thought. Or maybe I just read more about current events. Regardless, now I have three…

Christmasy Crafts for Little Ones

I am having serious issues. Our Christmas decorations have gone missing. I was probably in a mood last year and mindlessly threw them in the back of our storage unit, *knowing* that we would not be spending another Christmas in our apartment…WELL here we are and after several hours of Nels and I searching for…