• Dad Potatoes
    March 29, 2016

    In a Pair of Wal-Mart Sneakers

    Moseying through Wal-Mart the other day my eyes landed on a familiar pair of sneakers. A feather light pair of gray men’s shoes with velcro fast...
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    March 19, 2014

    The Miscarriage Misconception

    Today, my husband and I received a card. It was from someone reaching out to us, letting us know that though they didn’t know what we were going thr...
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    February 11, 2014

    Being Chased- The Art of Patience for Go...

    There was something about Mark from the very beginning that made me watch him with fascination. There was a determination to serve the Lord. There was...
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    October 3, 2013

    Loaded Potato Balls

    Hellooooooo bite-size loaded potato goodness! If you have been reading this blog, you know that last week I featured “Cheesy Ranch Potatoes̶...
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When it’s Hard to Get Back Up

I was surprised when tears began to flow down my cheeks as I expressed my discontent with myself to my husband. I knew I was sad, lethargic, lacking discipline and…

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Cha-Ching for the Flat-Broke Wifey

“The most noble profession.” I liked the sounds of that. It was what my hematologist called my job when I told her I was a stay-at-home mother. It’s not often…

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Children’s Book Release: WHO IS GOD?

If there is one topic on this earth that I am passionate about, it is this: The Character of God. When I was little, a general guide to prayer was…

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If Words Can Honor Her… I Must Try

There are so many thoughts… So many words rushing through my mind. I’ve sat here for an hour, desperately yearning to connect what I feel deep in my heart to…

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The Only One for Me: Mixie Bottle Review and GIVEAWAY!

Is it possible to fall in love with a bottle? I’ve fallen in love with a bottle. I mean, seriously. It’s real folks. Every time I look at it my…

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The Formula Stain

“Are you breast-feeding him?” That seems to be the question of the hour. Usually, I don’t mind. It’s a point of conversation for most people, and if you’re a friend,…

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The Power of a Prayer Request: Zane’s Arrival

It’s been two whole months since my son made his dramatic and premature entrance into this world. It’s hard to believe time can pass so quickly –that the little 3lb….

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The Bump Police & Pregnancy Shaming

I’ll never forget the moment I looked in the mirror and noticed I was showing. I was 14 weeks and out of nowhere my belly just exploded outwards, screaming “PREGNANT!”…

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The Diaper Strategy

Somewhere around five months pregnant I came home from a trip to the store, plopped down on our couch with a giant box of Pampers, and studied every little detail…

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In a Pair of Wal-Mart Sneakers

Moseying through Wal-Mart the other day my eyes landed on a familiar pair of sneakers. A feather light pair of gray men’s shoes with velcro fasteners, priced at a mere…