Category Archives: Family

On being an Elder’s wife…

Yesterday, Nathan was ordained and installed in our church as a ruling elder. Our church is part of the PCA and to be an elder is a pretty big deal. Not because you’re suddenly catipulted to celebrity status, or get … Continue reading

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On having a daughter…

This week, Flannery turns 11 months old. And today, for some reason, it hit me that I have a daughter and more importantly, an apprentice, an audience, a charge, a moldable and impressionable little soul. I am the oldest of … Continue reading

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Ten years later…

Today, Amos and I baked our gingerbread cookies. It’s something that I used to do with my mom and sisters and is one of the few Christmas traditions I’ve brought to our little family. As I was rolling the dough and … Continue reading

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Wordy Wednesday: Thankful.

This month puts us all in a thankful state of mind and I am finding that I am no different. Last week, we went to TN to visit my family. My parents still live in the house where I grew up: a … Continue reading

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Happy birthday, Mom. I’m turning into you!

Last week, I realized again that I was turning into my mom and decided to finally count all of the ways. The thing that got me thinking about it was my shoes. These shoes: These shoes have served me well … Continue reading

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