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Helping your child through deployment.

I can already sense the difference. I’ve been told that each deployment brings with it new challenges and no two are the same. This time… I’m pretty sure… is going to be all about the children. Daddy left for a month. And they fell apart. We entered the world of baby talk, bed wetting, and … Continue reading

So you still think God is a merciful God?

Originally posted on Into Abundance:
“So, you still believe in a merciful God?”  Some of the comments online are genuinely inquisitive, others are contemptuous in nature. Regardless of the motive behind the question, I will respond the same way. Yes. Yes, I do indeed. Absolutely, positively, unequivocally. Let’s get something straight: the theater shooting was…

Starting fresh? Don’t do it my way.

I’m staring down at a blank pad of paper with this foreign object called a pen in my hand. The past 24 hours has taught me a few things. ALWAYS back up your hard drive A piece of paper and a pencil are sometimes the safest way to write A fresh start may be frightening … Continue reading

Where’s the magic, Mike?

Will I be watching Magic Mike? Let me be short and to the point. No. I value, honor, and respect my husband to much to go ogle naked men on a movie screen. Not sure how it is much different from walking into a strip club. Some of you aren’t going to like my saying … Continue reading