Abandoned; Forgiven


faith

Have you ever felt abandoned? I have, and I know most of us have at least once in our lives. I have been betrayed by former friends (a.k.a junior high and high school times). Forgotten…invisible. I’ve been judged, misunderstood and ridiculed. But worse than these, is to be alone and with no one come to […]

April 6, 2012

We are but mere specks


Beauty, faith, Photography

The other day I was in a situation where I had to get up and talk in front of a bunch of important people and I was a teensy bit nervous. My heart started pounding, my armpits started sweating and I suddenly felt like getting up and running out of the room. I closed my […]

February 8, 2012

Struggling for Peace


faith

I’ve really been enjoying Searching for and Maintaining Peace: A Small Treatise on Peace of Heart by Fr. Jacques Philippe. Here are few excerpts that I hope will help you look for and attain peace-real peace-in your day today. In order to understand how fundamental it is for the development of the Christian life to strive […]

June 12, 2011

My life’s greatest work


faith, Marriage, motherhood, Small Successes

My mom got married when she was 26 so I promised myself that I would be married by the time I was 26. Well I’m now 28 (as of today!) and am not only married but have 3 kids to boot! I’d say I met and exceeded that goal. I was watching a silly dating show […]

August 31, 2010

Motherhood Lessons in Humility


faith, motherhood

But God made sure to use this as a chance for humilty when he gave one particular friend who knows me too well a heavy pan to hit over my arrogant head with when she simply said I’d have to “lower my standards” in order to survive the year.

August 30, 2010