Faithful Father

Daddy and his little boy. I'm frickin' angry. I'm so incredibly tired. I'm at a complete loss for what to think and how to respond to my continued inability to sleep and to the way it's making me feel right now. I want to just keep eating and eating this "comfort food." Why not? It…

A New Song

I must admit, today didn't start off well. I woke up feeling tired, discouraged, and more than a little hopeless.It wasnt like something really negative had occurred, or like I had nothing to be grateful for - because that was far from the truth. It was just that my hormones and emotions were pulling me…

Praising in the Valley

I thought I was doing okay. I just celebrated my birthday with my family. I received some thoughtful gifts. My husband took a few days off to spend time with me. But it hit today. What hit, you may ask? Depression did. The force of it overwhelms me at random. It drags me down into…

Thankful Thursday – God Carries Our Burdens

I've been overwhelmed recently. Overwhelmed by questions that I don't have answers to and decisions that we need to make as a family. The future seems so unclear and confusing. We ask God for wisdom, but sometimes no direction is forthcoming. And it all gets wrapped up in a big bundle that I feel on…