We all have struggles. Obviously. But I want to share one of my biggest struggles with you, because I am sure there are other people who struggle with the same thing. One of my biggest struggles is being affected by the responses of people around me. I started blogging about 10 years ago. The intent… More My struggles and how everything is changing.
We all know that no one can ever take prayer out of school. Prayer is talking to God. Plain and simple. It can be done with your eyes closed? Or it can be done with your eyes open. It can be done out loud? Or it can be done in silence. But while the public… More I choose prayer in school
I am constantly talking to moms who feel like they have not done enough, or they have failed in a certain area, or the reason their child is struggling is because of something they have done. Listen up. You should definitely be intentional in your choices. You should love your kids the way 1 Corinthians… More Mommy Monday ~ You better recognize
If you’re anything like me, just looking at your calendar can give you the early onsets of a panic attack! Ry is on 2 different soccer teams, AJ starts high school next week, and is playing soccer, Adam is reffing, The Porch opens and I’m getting photography inquiries more and more. Oh, and I kind of… More 3 Tips to keeping your sanity once school starts
We try and get together with Adam’s brother and family every 6 months or so. You can see a couple of our fun adventures here and here. We always have a great time together…we have a lot in common so it’s easy to find things that all of us enjoy, and there is never a lull in… More The worst part about saying goodbye…
I’m tired. It’s Monday, and I am sad to say that summer is officially over. It’s not that I’m the type to complain about different times of year, and to be honest, fall is by far my favorite season. With it comes football, apple pie, crisp, cool nights and the beautiful New England foliage. It’s just… More Mommy Monday ~ Quick Tip
What if your words could drastically change the life of one person? What if your listening ear could be the only thing that gave one person hope in humanity? What if your smile, your hug, your laugh was the one thing that stopped someone from harming themselves? I believe that we have the power to… More Let’s start a revolution. You in?
I have seen three sweet mommas in the last couple weeks for maternity sessions. It is so beautiful to be able to capture this very short period of time in a mom’s life! I have maybe 2 photos of myself when I was pregnant with both of my boys, and I really wish I had… More New England Maternity Photography
There is always something to complain about. There is also always something to be thankful for. What do you find yourself doing more of? It’s funny how we can so easily find the problems with what our kids are doing, but when it comes to ourselves it is harder to see the issues! It’s easy… More Mommy Monday ~ Breaking the habit of negativity
“I felt like I was the only one who wanted to learn more about God, to do the right thing, and to grow in my relationship with Him.” This is a quote from one of the teenage girls who attended Surge this year. This feeling, this very feeling is exactly what drove me to create… More I felt like I was the only one…