Contemplation, Family Life, Spiritual Life

Little Fusses from a Big Heart

My husband and I are 5 months into the long journey of parenting. Our daughter was born early August, and these 5 months while having been the best of our lives, have also been the most challenging. There are so many things to learn, so many things to experience, so many things to discover. So… Continue reading Little Fusses from a Big Heart

Contemplation, Spiritual Life

Fearless Women; Submission in a post-modern era.

Recently I was reading in 1 Peter, and noticed a verse I'd never noticed before. This passage in chapter 3 is so well-known: "Likewise, Wives be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives, when… Continue reading Fearless Women; Submission in a post-modern era.

Culinary Adventures, Family Life, Health

Vegan Mashed Potatoes and Garlic Zucchini

Some days I invest in a big new recipe that takes time and preparation and is one main dish. Other days all I have is 20 minutes and a few random ingredients. This is all such a fun adventure in this Vegan life because I'm experiencing and experimenting with new ideas and new flavors, and… Continue reading Vegan Mashed Potatoes and Garlic Zucchini

Culinary Adventures, Family Life, Health

Asian-style Squash Stir Fry

Stir fry has been one of my favorite meal adventures lately. Pretty much anything tastes good in stir fry! A recent favorite I came up with one night was after David and I decided to become vegan and all I had in the fridge was some yellow squash, zucchini squash, and an eggplant. So I… Continue reading Asian-style Squash Stir Fry

Contemplation, Family Life

Called to Love

Some days all God is calling us Mothers to do is ignore the checklist and cuddle your child. At the end of the day the dust will wait, the dishes will have their opportunity, the phone calls can be returned; but these moments that are so fleeting, so irretrievable, more precious than gold or silver… Continue reading Called to Love