A Birthday Letter to the Preemie

Luke is 8 today. And with that sentence comes all the feels. If you’ve been hanging around here for any amount of time, you know that he’s our miracle preemie, with a serious backstory. He’s getting older, though. His story is becoming less mine, and more his. That’s another blog post for another day. Today?…

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The Best of 2016

I always love the “best of” lists people write: best photos, best blog posts, best recipes, best everything. It’s such a glimpse into life, isn’t it? 2016 was beautiful, and hard, just like most years. With age, I’m starting to truly understand that no year is perfect, rather it’s our perspective that changes. We learn…

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Listen to Your Mother Austin is Live!

Finally! I’m so happy I can share this news with y’all. Trust me, keeping this to myself has not been easy. Being selected for the Austin show was easily a top ten moment for me. It’s not often you get to read something about a subject that’s quite dear to your heart in front of…

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Listen to Your Mother & a Cameo on Sirius XM

Y’all, I cannot WAIT to share the video with you from my live reading this weekend at the Austin show of Listen to Your Mother. It will be ready on YouTube¬†early this summer. They have about 500 videos to upload nationwide, so be patient. I promise I’ll keep you posted. If you’re curious what post…

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2015: A Year in Review

There's one thing every parent does. And we need to stop doing it.

2015. What a year. There were way too many broken things, hearts included, but an incredible amount of joy through time with family and celebrating milestones and sacraments. That sounds like most years. None of them are void of pain or of joy, we just have to pray through the suffering and lean into the…

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