Finding God in a Crappy Week

October 6, 2016 | Danielle | Faith | 2

To be blunt, it’s been a crappy week around here. No pretty, easy, or nice way to say it. We unexpectedly entered a season that’s familiar to many others but new to us:  unemployment. Unexpected dissolution of my husband’s job last week came at a surprise. Thankfully I am employed – a huge blessing I…

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A Post about Mike #1

July 25, 2016 | Danielle | A Post About Mike | 0

God gave me Mike as a freshman in high school. We met through our friend Erin. She told me he wore a green “Fully Rely on God” bracelet and that I’d like him. She knew we were both Christians. She was right. I did like him. Well, I mean, I thought he was cool. We…

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Pray for Orlando – especially if you’re “religious”

June 12, 2016 | Danielle | Faith | 0

A rainbow-colored hashtag caught my eye this morning as I scrolled through Twitter. Another shooting… sadly I’ve grown somewhat desensitized. But a “massacre”… that was new. The shooter’s religion… burden that once again a faith system would be put to blame. An attack on a gay community… now that’s downright ugly. My stomach turned in…

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Love to Me

January 31, 2016 | Danielle | Adoption | 0

For Mae. Happy 5th adoption day. Love to Me Paint’s chipping off your wall Dirty laundry pile’s getting tall Your drawers are a mess Toys need put on the shelf I’m trying so hard to not do it myself But all that – it’s not love to me Mis-matched PJs when you sleep Year-round Christmas…

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