Cheesy Sweet and Sour Meatloaf

I bet if you asked my mother if she ever thought I would like meatloaf, it would be a resounding “never.” I don’t think she ever made meatloaf, and it’s…

He’s Worth It

I smiled to myself when I heard a newly married wife recounting the immaculate breakfast she made for her husband. Heaps of sausage and bacon, scrambled eggs, waffles and orange…

The Well-Timed Rainbow: Miracles after Infertility

I can’t explain the despondency I was feeling around the beginning of October. As we crept into the beginnings of the month, I was anticipating what would have been the…

Unbearable

“God will never put you through more than you can handle.” If I’ve heard it once, I’ve heard it a thousand times. These are words that glide off the vast…

When Hormones Hijack Your Emotions

Quickbooks 2015. A brand new install, sleek and powerful and ready for a new school year. Honestly, it couldn’t get much better than this. The grand features and brightly colored…

Hey Chick, He’s Married

Mark and I were sitting across the table from a young lady one day, all playing a board game when I noticed something. Not only was she frequently casting my…

Your Rebel Flag in My Yankee Eyes

I will be honest and admit that, until recently, I was never really a fan of the confederate flag. I realize that this statement will seem really controversial, but before…

Where Fear & Faith Switch

I heard someone say recently, that no matter how brave people seem, every person has a fear. It may be heights, or death, or the IRS, or losing your job,…

She Wears Pink Glasses

Mixed up in a pile of drawings from my grade school years, is a crayon portrait of my mother, and a list of facts about her. “My Mom wears draw…

Applebee’s Boneless BBQ Wings

Before I met my husband, Applebee’s was my favorite place to eat and Boneless Honey BBQ wings were my favorite menu item. In spite of their high calorie status, I…