God Blessed Us In 2016

Man, this mother-of-four thing is keeping me so busy! (pause) I want to say "mother-of-five" but it feels strange. In any case, there have been so many things I've wanted to share - homeschool stuff, sewing projects, my sister's beautiful wedding in September, the joy of my now-3-month-old Rainbow Baby, the overwhelm and exhaustion of the … Continue reading God Blessed Us In 2016


Our Family Christmas Card

I didn't want to do Christmas cards this year. In fact, there are a lot of things I felt like I either dropped or worked on without much enthusiasm. Between miscarrying Shiloh, losing Astrid, and all the aftershocks of these tumultuous events (heaped onto burdens that were already there to begin with), it's been hard … Continue reading Our Family Christmas Card

Christmas Cards

It was a tough decision for me not to write a lengthy letter to include with Christmas cards this year, especially since there are a number of people who always say how much they appreciate it. Last year I was very happy with our purchase from Cardstore.  I got a sweet Black Friday deal, and … Continue reading Christmas Cards