A Deep Burning


Family, Marriage, Random

I miss writing. So much. I miss sitting at the computer and typing out my thoughts, feelings, desires, ponderings. Life has led me to other adventures that leave little to no time – or mental energy – to write and blog. But I have so many things I want to write about and share with […]

December 27, 2019

Puppy Doggie


Cute Animal Pictures, Dogs, Family

So remember about eight months ago, I shared our Healing Goodbye to our Dog? Well, we missed her so much more than we thought we would – especially me. I had no idea just how much I had grown used to having Bella around and though I thought I’d be ok without a dog for […]

November 30, 2017

Grateful for the Fathers in our Lives


faith, Family, parenting, Random

As much as I miss my own dad today, I’m filled with joyful gratitude for the fathers I do have with me [physically] in my life today. My husband, my father-in-law, brothers, uncles, cousins, all the Fr. priests in my life and all the great men and fathers we are blessed to raise our families along with. […]

June 19, 2016

7 Random Sunday Takes


Decorating, Family, fitness, Health, Home, Random

Hello? Yes, I’m still here. Are you? Forgive me, I got a little distracted after my Anxiety in Motherhood series with a few things going on around here. Now is a good time for a random blog update. This was supposed to be a Seven Quick Takes Friday but since it’s now Sunday we’ll just go with […]

May 29, 2016

Seven Simple Ways to Deal with Anxiety in Motherhood {Day Four: Time In Together}


Family, Health, Mental, motherhood

Prayer Breathing, a Gratitude Journal, and Time Outs Aloneare all great ways to take control of Anxiety in Motherhood. Today’s Way to Deal with Anxiety in Motherhood is: Time in Together As great as it is to get out on your own every now and then, sometimes what we really need is to stay home […]

April 29, 2016