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  • A Matter of survival

    By on April 22, 2016

    Friends, I must come before you with hat in hand and tell you that I was wrong. I was way way wrong. Not too long ago, I said that having three kids wasn’t thatbad! ( I still stand by that, it’s totally worth it) and that there were only three things that…

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  • Daydreams

    By on March 29, 2016

    “So, is having 3 kids as hard as you thought it would be?”

    Note the less than stellar-ness of this Easter Picture!

    A friend asked me this the other day, and I could honestly say it wasn’t nearly as horrible as so many had made it out to be….probably because everyone…

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  • Mercy in all its forms ( Olivet-Post 3)

    By on March 20, 2016

    If you’ve had kids than you’ll hopefully know what I’m talking about when I mention that overwhelming fear and panic mixed with excitement and awe that you feel when you first leave the hospital with you’re very first baby.

    “Did they make a mistake?! Should they really be sending us home with…

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  • Olivet, post 2

    By on March 19, 2016

    First off, we’ve got GREAT news!
    Yesterday’s ultrasound showed some very suspicious white matter in Olivet’s brain- this led the doctors to suspect a virus had eaten away some brain tissue-awful news. An MRI  was done this morning and thanks to the miracle of this blog post you don’t have…

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  • Through much prayer…

    By on March 19, 2016

     Isn’t it always nice how when things are stressful and rough and we’re needing to spend a lot of time in prayer, the Lord will often give us good encouragement through His word?! The last two days have really had some good juicy nougats to help me in praying…

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  • Olivet, post 1

    By on March 17, 2016

     

     

    “I’m the sister.” I said to the Doctor when he asked me my relationship. I immediately felt foolish. But he understood my meaning and said, “Oh! The auntie! How nice you’re here!”

    Thinking back on it now I think the reason my mind was on being a “sister” and not…

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  • Jehovah-Rapha

    By on February 13, 2016

    Jehovah Rapha: “The Lord who heals.” 

    As I type this my cousin Ryan’s son Rapha is being born. Like right now. My cousin Ryan and I were best buds growing up and it makes me so happy to think that Justice is getting a built in best bud just 3 months…

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