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The Darkness is Good for us.

The darkness is good for us. As I was putting my youngest to bed tonight, she complained about how dark her room was, as she does every night. And every night I tell her how even though she may not like it, the dark environment is good for her. It is beneficial to help her… Continue reading The Darkness is Good for us.

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I Am Not A Victim – Unexpected Progress in Grieving

I am not a victim of my circumstances. Some crazy things have happened this year (a lot of which I haven’t shared). It is not about the circumstances, but how I respond to it. Would I rather have Marcus here? Of course. But I can’t change that. What I CAN control is what do I… Continue reading I Am Not A Victim – Unexpected Progress in Grieving

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Caring for the Widow and Saying Thank You // Family Pictures 2019

The Bible tells us to care for the widow. Honestly, widows were not a people I ever really put a lot of thought into. I knew the Bible told us to care for the widow, but since it wasn’t applicable to me I never studied. Widows are old with gray hair and had been married… Continue reading Caring for the Widow and Saying Thank You // Family Pictures 2019

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Compelled to Breathe

(Yes, some pictures are sideways. No, I can’t figure out how to fix it. I have tried all week and lost interest. Just tilt your head sideways and voila!…) Grieving with three young kids is tough. I have all these emotions and thoughts, but I don’t have the time or opportunity to process them. My… Continue reading Compelled to Breathe