Confessions of a working mom…

Today is my last day of summer break. I go back into the teaching world for my second year as a teacher, my first full-time year. This is new to me. I am learning to work full-time with two girls. I have one going into kindergarten this year and one entering her second year in […]

Why am I running the Chicago Marathon?

Why am I a marathoner?  Why did I choose this marathon? This marathon is awesome! This is my second time running the Chicago Marathon. I loved running downtown with all the people cheering me on. It was amazing to see everyone holding signs for their loved ones. My mom and sister came with me that […]

Beware of Christians

Beware of Christians  caught my attention right away on Netflix. This documentary is about four college age young men on a journey through Europe.  It is a five-week journey throughout Europe is to find and live like Jesus. The young men find in each country something to focus on in their interviews.  For example, in Germany, […]

A New year…a new you?

New Year’s Eve is upon us. This is the time of year where everyone is making their resolutions, goals,  and solutions to the new year. You may be thinking: ” This year will be different.” or ” I am a not going to repeat that mistake again this year”. My question to this new year […]

The other side of me

I am a strong-willed, spit-fire, five foot nothing and weigh about as much as a minute. When my husband left for Dallas for a small trip. I thought I got this, no big deal. What I failed to realize how God had designed our  marriage and us as a family. Our family just doesn’t work […]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Christmas Season has started.  At least in our home it has. The Christmas tree is up, our presents for the most part are bought and we are ready.  Yes, its only November. Here is the kicker, how many of us are this ready for Christmas? Why do we Celebrate Christmas? For us, it’s the birth […]