“What do you have against orange pumpkins, Mom?” my daughter asked as we slathered blue paint all over the orange plastic. My Thanksgiving Table with Blue Pumpkins features painted plastic pumpkins to incorporate a budget-friendly twist into traditional thanksgiving decor! I’ve just never been a fan of orange personally. Maybe it’s because most of my […]
Have you waited for your plans to come unfold only to have them fall apart? Have you mapped out the blueprint to your life but can’t seem to make it a reality? You may have heard the joke, “If you want to make God laugh, tell Him your plans”. But in reality, as difficult as […]
So often when trying to define God’s call on my life, I felt like His plans for me were elusive and intangible. In reality, however, I had placed obstacles in my own life that made it hard to hear what He was so patiently and clearly telling me. As God’s handiwork, we are created in Christ Jesus to […]
God has graced each one of us with unmistakable dreams, desires and plans for our lives. He has interlaced those dreams with talents, blessings and spheres of influence unique to each and every one of us. While God is totally in control, work and discipline on our part are still necessary to see our dreams […]
Looking back, there are numerous instances where I thought I knew what was best for me. Hindsight is truly 20/20 and I’m thankful God didn’t give me what I prayed He would. He knows that sometimes what we desire most is the very thing that will destroy us. Thankfully God is faithful to intervene in the lives of His children to show them a better way, His way.
My only child starts Kindergarten in a couple short months. Excited to start this new adventure, she will be spending most of her day with new friends, a new classroom and a new teacher. As I will miss her being home during the day, I know this will be a good transition for her – […]