When God Says No

“I want it and I want it now!” Have your kids ever said this to you? Sometimes I can act like a kid before God. I go to Him with my prayers and ask for everything that I WANT and HOW I want it and WHEN. I never stop to ask Him what He wants […] Read more »

A Time To Play

“Play with me Mommy.” The words bounce back and forth in my head. I look at my “To Do” list. I have more things on it than I have time to complete in one day. I still need to finish up some things from yesterday too. I’m starting to feel overwhelmed. I push it aside […] Read more »

Life is Like a Roller Coaster

We took our kids to the Six Flags Great America theme park recently to let them experience roller coasters and other fun rides. In the car on the way there I confessed to my husband that I wasn’t too excited about going. Honestly, I was super scared. I prayed the whole time that God would […] Read more »


Have you ever set out to accomplish a goal only to find yourself sabotaging your results? I find myself struggling lately to stay on track with eating healthy. I’m trying to go gluten free. I must admit, I’m not doing very well. When I eat only healthy, non-processed foods, I feel great. I have tons […] Read more »

Beyond Good

Sometimes God can surprise us! He is not just good; He is beyond good. Let me give you an example recently. Over the past six months or so I had been searching the internet for a good deal on vacation house rentals near the beach. Each year our family, together with my parents, siblings and […] Read more »

Free Fall

I don’t know about you, but I like to stay on top of things by keeping things organized and getting things done. I don’t like clutter or the feeling that things are beyond my control. I feel satisfied and accomplished when I cross things off my “To Do” list each day. Generally speaking, the more […] Read more »