Faith · family · Life with Daisy

Change of Plans

Four years ago, I got a Jeep Cherokee. I call her Shawna. She was brand new when I got her, probably the only brand new car I will ever own. When I got Shawna, I had a vision of what my life would be. I believed that I would be pregnant sometime soon. I saw… Continue reading Change of Plans

Faith · family · Step-Parenting

New Goals

6 weeks ago, I became a mom.  To a 10 year old and an 8 year old. I became their mom by marrying their dad.  Yes, they have a mom already, who they spend the majority of their time with.  But, on April 18th, I became their mom as well, and I became just as… Continue reading New Goals

Faith · family · Marriage

Imaginary Animals

My sister and I have always been animal-lovers. We went through a phase in late elementary/early middle school where if we found an animal that seemed (to us) to be lost or in distress, we brought it home. My mom was not thrilled. Even earlier than that, though, with our vivid imaginations, we had imaginary… Continue reading Imaginary Animals