In spite of the pain

Lately I’ve been doing a study called No Other Gods by Kelly Minter. It has been an incredible study and great for where I currently am spiritually and in life. Something I’ve been struggling with as a new mom is the need to control my girls and the things they do and don’t do. I think I do for this out of fear that something bad might happen. There are stories everyday of bad things happening to children and I’m sure that contributes to the reality of dangers lurking around every corner. Yesterday, I studied…

a little bit of hope

It’s the little things in life that give us hope and happiness about life. In a previous post here I shared that we started the whole potty training thing with Lily. We have definately made some incredible progress since those first couple days of practically living in the bathroom. For the last couple months we’ve been in a pattern where at home she wears “big girl panties”, but pullups when we go out in public- because, frankly I don’t want to deal with it when we’re out. Maybe that’s bad, but I don’t really care…