3 Year Old Melt Downs: Loving Him Through It

Tonight while preparing for bed, Beau was having a 3 yr old melt down about his leg and hand hurting. He often gets growing pains so it’s not totally abnormal. He wanted medicine. I was holding Demi, asleep, all while he was carrying on. Of course all things crossed my mind.. is he really hurting?…

Hopes and Dreams: Finding Balance in Passing Them On

As our sweet angels birthday approaches, I have been experiencing mixed emotions every single day. I think there are so many reasons as to why I feel that way, but I know I can’t put each one of them into words and I likely can’t even process it all if I tried. I have to…

Losses and Blessings: Lessons in Patience

Most people have heard the story of Job and know about the significant losses he experienced in his life and how God blessed him following that. I feel like our story has a similar outcome. While at church this past Sunday, our pastor spoke about this story and explained how much Job lost and how…

Footprints on our Hearts: Wings in Heaven

Sawyer Grace Wilkins 2/28/2015 I always said I never wanted one event in my life to define who I was as a person. I even said that after I lost our daughter. I didn’t want to be known as a bitter old lady who once lost a baby. I knew that there was always a…

Sensitive Skin: Redirecting Negative Thoughts

Recently I have been battling have a bit of sensitive skin. Do you know what I’m talking about? When anything can hurt your feelings. From the smallest little comment to the way that someone simply looks at you. Sometimes, you just feel so bad for yourself and you get stuck in a pool of self-pity….