Fire Wife Prayer Guide

Response to My Open Letter to the Mayor of Houston Recently I wrote an open letter to the Mayor of Houston, expressing my feelings on his unjust treatment of the firefighters under his authority.  To say that I was humbled...

Is It Ok To Be Angry At God?

Sometimes life can be hard! When you know that God is in control, but you don’t understand what He is doing, it can leave you in a state of frustration. At times such as these I have gotten angry with...

Dear Mayor Turner

Dear Mayor Turner, I hope and trust that you had a great July 4th celebrating our country’s independence.  I am making the assumption that you enjoyed a fireworks display with your family.  It is my oldest son’s favorite holiday for...

12 Reasons I Love Homeschooling

Homeschooling is not for the faint of heart.  There are definitely days I am not sure if I can do it anymore. Sometimes I wonder if they would be better off if I was just mommy, and not teacher too.  Even...

How I am Taking Care of Me

*This post contains affiliate links. The History Behind My Weight Journey Being a mom is the greatest gig on the planet.  I love my four little guys more than words can describe. Having my babies has done a number to...

Why We Chose to Homeschool

*This post contains affiliate links. My Background Growing up I was a total nerd.  There was nothing I loved more than playing school. Two of my cousins homeschooled, and I was kind of envious.  I had asked my parents if...

7 Rules of Marriage Continued

In my last post I wrote about the first three of 7 rules of our marriage. Because the post was getting rather long, I decided to break it up into a second post, which is what you are reading today....

7 Rules for Marriage

The Dream It doesn’t take long after saying “I do” to realize that marriage is not quite all that you expected it would be.  Others can try to prepare you for it, but it is something you have to live through yourself.  Having...