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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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  • Taking Root in the New Year.

    By on January 1, 2016

    Happy New Year’s Eve, friends! I’m sitting on my bed-with a sweet 2 month old asleep next me. I just gave him a bath so he’s smelling fresh and looking extra cuddly. I will refrain from squeezing him. Instead, I will take advantage of this moment of other…

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  • “I didn’t expect for this to happen!”

    By on November 20, 2015

    ( Read Justice’s Birth story before heading into this particular post)

    ” I didn’t expect THIS to happen!”

    My thoughts as we headed through rush hour traffic back to the hospital – only 2 short weeks after Justice was born- I also said other things to God that I know He won’t hold…

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  • Welcoming Justice Tirian

    By on November 18, 2015

    I haven’t gone back to look, but I think this might be the longest I have gone before writing my “birth story” but I think it was because I didn’t feel like we were “finished”‘with the story until now. But I’m getting ahead of myself! Without further ado, the…

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