My Journey Back Home

Every single person has a gift given to them by God. Something that they can use while they are here to make the world a better place. I’ve never been on such a search as I am now. Why am I here? How can I improve the lives of others around me? How can I… Read More My Journey Back Home


How Parenting Changed Me

I think back to my youth, and I think of all the poor decisions I made. Reflecting on that time, I recall a young woman that was desperately seeking approval and acceptance. Growing up is really, really hard, and we learn really painful lessons that we carry like dead weight in to our adulthood. No one… Read More How Parenting Changed Me

Faith, Parenting, Raising my Chronically Ill Son

5 Life Lessons I’ve Learned​ from Parenting a Medically Fragile Child

When I became pregnant with my son, I had this strong feeling that something was wrong. I would constantly feel like we were on the brink of something huge, and I didn’t know what it was. It started early with a complicated pregnancy. My uterus wasn’t cooperating, my liver was completely out of whack, and… Read More 5 Life Lessons I’ve Learned​ from Parenting a Medically Fragile Child


The Toughest Call

The past week all the words that have poured out of heart and mind have been lost.  We have been stuck in this place of limbo with Von’s health. There is a definite need to move forward, but we do not have all the information in order to have surgery. There is nothing harder for… Read More The Toughest Call