What It Means When I Say, “My Husband Comes Before My Kids”

“My husband comes before my kids.” Have you heard someone say that before? I’m sure you have. And I’m guessing that when you hear that statement, you either nod your head in agreement or you are extremely confused by it. You might even think the people saying it are crazy and/or bad …

Be There

Today was a hard, hard day. I don’t know how it happens. I wake up every morning, with the intentions of making it a great day. “Today will be the day” I tell myself. “Today will be the day that I succeed at motherhood.” But most days, despite my best efforts, …

When I Said “Until Death Do Us Part”

Dear Husband, I think we’d both agree that marriage is hard. We knew that going into this thing. Or at least, we thought we knew it. The moment we got engaged, people were adamant about telling us how challenging marriage can be. But like everything else in life, it’s hard to …

When it Feels Like God Isn’t Using You

Sometimes, life can be so confusing. We want so badly to have a purpose on this earth, to have an impact, and to know that we are making a difference. And every once in a rare while, we walk into a season of life where everything seems to fall into place. …