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I Love This Crazy, Tragic, Sometimes Magic, Awful, Beautiful Life

Hello there friend! I’m glad you’ve stopped by today because I want to share about our first adoption home study home visit. So I had this idea in my head of how it was going to go, and you know what? It went nothing like that plan! I had these visions of opening the door… Continue reading I Love This Crazy, Tragic, Sometimes Magic, Awful, Beautiful Life

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Heaven Doesn’t Have Two Day Shipping

Good Evening! I just wanted to take a quick second to hop on the blog tonight and share the transcript of the talk I gave a church today. Hope y’all are having a happy Sabbath! Heaven Doesn’t Have Two Day Shipping: A Talk On Waiting With Patience Good Morning Brothers and Sisters! To be honest… Continue reading Heaven Doesn’t Have Two Day Shipping

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In The Midst – Testimony Tuesday

Well hello there! A few weeks ago I wrote a post about my invisible illness, and today I wanted to share with you something that is an extension of that. Over the past ten years of learning to cope with an invisible illness, and especially over the last few difficult weeks since my accompanying diagnosis… Continue reading In The Midst – Testimony Tuesday

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I Have A Secret – Testimony Monday

Good morning y’all! Typically I post talks and testimonies that I’ve written on Tuesday, but because I’ve had quite a few people ask me to post this talk that I gave yesterday I decided to post it today instead. So without further ado here’s the sermon I gave yesterday! I Have A Secret. It is… Continue reading I Have A Secret – Testimony Monday

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Learning To Love Mother’s Day – A Testimony

Today I wanted to briefly share my testimony of the journey of learning to love Mother’s Day. If you’ve read my previous post then you know that I dread Mother’s Day. It is such an agonizing day for me. I struggle with finding the balance between celebrating my own mother(s) in the way they deserve… Continue reading Learning To Love Mother’s Day – A Testimony

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Mother’s Day – A Most Dreaded Holiday

Ah Mother’s Day…my most dreaded holiday by far. Typically I love holidays as I love celebrating. Mother’s Day however is a whole different beast for me. For the month preceding the day I have this pit deep within my stomach; one of sadness, anger, and dread. When you’re struggling with the disease of infertility and… Continue reading Mother’s Day – A Most Dreaded Holiday