Coming Home!

Soon, we will be coming home as a family of four.  We have prayed for this moment for a long time, and are so excited that it is fast approaching.  For those of you who followed along with Hudson’s adoption, it will probably come as no surprise to you what I am about to share.   Just like with bringing Hudson … Read more →

All Things Green, Natural, and Slightly Crunchy on a Budget

If you’re anything like me, you’re simultaneously intrigued and perplexed through all things green and natural.  While I try to do what I can to make our home more naturally healthy, there is so much out there that completely overwhelms me.  I’m also on a pretty tight budget, and don’t have the money to throw at every resource I need … Read more →

So… Summer happened.

I feel like I should introduce myself again.  It’s been that long. The summer happened.  It was crazy.  And full.  And all things hoooot. (And it may have included listening to the Frozen soundtrack a few too many times. IN SUMMMMMMMEEEERRR!)  I’m still reeling from it all, but starting to find my footing again. Obviously, it became the summer of … Read more →

Lifesong Mission Moments: 5 Funding Ideas That Work

This post is part of Lifesong’s Adoption Journey Series. See previous post, “Adoption: 3 Ways to Prepare for the Journey” here. While nearly two in five practicing Christians have considered adoption, only 5% have actually done it.* What keeps people from growing their families through adoption? One of the biggest barriers to adoption is the cost. Depending on the circumstances, … Read more →

Give1Save1 Family of the Week!


I’ve been sitting on this one for a while, y’all, and I could just about burst. I’m THRILLED to announce that we are the Give1Save1 Family of the week!!! (And if you just found us through Give1Save1 – Welcome!  We’re so glad to have you here.  Please say “Hi!” so we can meet you!  Feel free to poke around on … Read more →