The Great Balancing Act

The Great Balancing Act

Bal.anc.ing act - an action or activity that requires a delicate balance between different situations or requirements. When it comes to having time to do things, I always feel like the grass is greener. Sometimes, I'll see other moms and for example, I'll think to myself: "Wow! She has three kids, two dogs, looks great, they [...]

Pain For Progress

Pain For Progress

Pain and Fear.  Two distinctly separate things.  Yet, in my current season, I’ve become more aware of how they go hand –in- hand.  I am afraid of pain, both physical and emotional. It’s uncomfortable. It makes me not think clearly. It makes me act in a way I don’t like. I can’t function when I am in pain. So, I [...]

Dancing In The Rain

It's easy to be a happy person and give praise to God when things are going great in your life. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping. Nordstrom is having 40% off of EVERYTHING!! Things fall perfectly into place for you- "Thank you God for such a beautiful, easy time. Whoo hoo! My. Life. [...]

The Arrival of Our “Wait-and-See” Day

The Arrival of Our “Wait-and-See” Day

After receiving the results of Ashlynn’s head ultrasound at 2 weeks old, Chris and I knew there was a possibility of a Cerebral Palsy diagnosis.  Of course we did what any parent does when we want more info… headed straight to Google to research "PVL", which was the only diagnosis we were given at that time. [...]