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May 10, 2011
Thankful Tuesday: Moby wraps, pancakes, and baby dimples
Let’s start with this: There are some seasons in a marriage where you feel more...
May 09, 2011
What is true.
This is what my husband brought to my bed yesterday morning. He knows that I...
May 06, 2011
Fresh flowers with dew: A Mother’s Day reflection
Sunday is Mother’s Day. Chris’ step-mom just sent me a Mother’s Day letter her grandfather...
May 05, 2011
A Poem for Mother’s Day
I know I posted a Cathy Song poem a couple of weeks ago, but when...
May 02, 2011
How to be a hero for Mother’s Day: Prosperity Candle and Preemptive Love Coalition
Friends, this is not a regular type of Mama:Monk post and I try to keep...
April 28, 2011
Sisyphus and Motherhood and Coffee
Yesterday morning I woke to a quiet (and sort of creepy) almost three-year-old standing beside...
April 27, 2011
While singing August my favorite goodnight song, “Mommy loves you” (Also known as “Beautiful Girl”...
April 26, 2011
Grape is Thy Faithfulness! (aka Thankful Tuesday after Easter Sunday)
Last night when I was putting him to bed, August asked me to sing “Great...
April 18, 2011
Jesus is condemned to death
The Binding by Cathy Song We love them more than life, these children who are...
April 11, 2011
Sunday, in the midst of rocking and bouncing my little babes in the back of...
April 07, 2011
August lists some things
What August thinks is crazy: The Weather Mater (the tow-truck from the movie Cars) Tow-Trucks...
April 07, 2011
How not to raise more than one child at a time…
About ten times a day I remind myself that billions of women throughout the history...
April 05, 2011
3 Weeks Thankful
How do I count the ways? My littlest baby is three weeks old tomorrow and...
April 01, 2011
I haven't had a lot to offer lately. Honestly, by this point (T-Rexy is 16...
March 30, 2011
Why is rest such hard work?
Alysia Yates is one of those dearest kinds of people who come into your life...
March 29, 2011
In God’s Sweetness (a Thankful Tuesday post)
Yesterday was my first real day home with two kids. I don’t have to do...
March 28, 2011
Last night in a haze of fever (Sunday was a rough day), I lay on...
March 22, 2011
Molly chooses the “bright side”: A Thankful Tuesday guest post
Molly Strader Hunt is one of my very favorite people in the whole world. I...
March 21, 2011
Why I’m going to Africa (aka: Why my family cannot be my whole world)
Friends, thank you for all of the notes and wishes this past week as we...
March 16, 2011
T-Rexy Is Here!
Hey, Mama:Monk fans. This is Jason (Micha's brother). She and husband are currently enjoying the...
March 15, 2011
A Poem for Thankful Tuesday
Anna Maria Is Coming, or Maybe Thomas Barton, or Max! by Hilda Raz New life!...
March 14, 2011
Last Wednesday night, as I entered the church nursery where August had been playing while...
March 11, 2011
My birthing mix
Friends, I know I'm not very good at talking about music. That's because I really...
March 02, 2011
The Greatest Role: A Mama’s Rant
As I type this, my toddler is asleep on my lap. He woke up early...
February 28, 2011
On Ripeness and Courage
Why does “full term” have to feel so…full? I once read a lovely book (which...
February 25, 2011
Katie Holmes and Baby #2
So, yesterday I came across this blog post about Katie Holmes and an apparently “overheard”...
February 23, 2011
On suffering and joy
As I write this, I’m resting after a good day of hard work and accomplishment....
February 22, 2011
Thankful: I’m not Jesus
There are some moments of parenthood in which you are suddenly struck with the realization...
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