We had so many lofty ideas about how amazing 2016 would be, but we have to say, that so far it has looked a lot different than we had anticipated. We have already dealt with so many different stressors, that my usual steady resolve has morphed into some anxious creature that has threatened our peace. Miraculously, … Continue reading This Moment
Lately, I have been wanting to do a bit of a brief study on the barren women of the Bible. I have felt that with the heartache of our last post, it was important for Jeff & I to know that God orchestrates certain hardships to accomplish his will, and that for at least 8 … Continue reading In Good Company
Hello Friends. Its been a while since we’ve posted, but to be honest…once we got the big stuff out onto the blog, we have struggled with what else to share. What else do we have to say? What do people want to know? And so we feel content to let the blog go quiet until … Continue reading Another month…
As promised in the Sticks & Stones post (8 things not to say to someone living with infertility) here are some ways to encourage someone who is living with infertility. 1. Bring your kids Babies and Children can be extremely therapeutic, especially to someone who is hurting. You may think that being around babies will … Continue reading Sugar & Spice
Hello Friends! So I would like to share with you a little about a Bible study journey that I have been on for the past couple of months. I joined a “Breath” Beth Moore Bible study this fall led by a really inspiring woman in our community. This has been my very first Beth Moore Bible study, … Continue reading A Greater “Yes!”
Caution: The mood of this post is a little blue. We don’t intend for this to be a long standing theme for this blog, but we wanted to approach this site with as much authentic honesty as possible. And this is part of the everyday struggle. Jeff and I are walking this road together, experiencing the … Continue reading Loneliness
So you have learned that your family member or friend is unable to conceive. Not sure what to say to them? Everyone is different, but here is a quick list of things we have personally heard, that have hurt. 1.“You’re too stressed about it. Just relax, and it will happen” … Continue reading Sticks & Stones. 8 Comments that hurt.