Tag Archives: Faith

From smooth to rough – his little journey

Breeze blowing wind chimes, the feel of sun on your face,  all quietly – Be. May you find tranquility in all the little moments of your day. ~ Buddhist Quote I’ve always enjoyed lotion time after giving my babies baths, this … Continue reading

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Going on no sleep and living in our kitchen – Gratitude

Cryptic enough? Let m explain… The last week has been an intense one. The work on our house has progressed but very slowly. The actual rebuild took the better part of 2 days. The guys were amazing as always and … Continue reading

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Doctor Jekyll and mini-Mr. Hyde – Working on my faith

A normal day with my beautiful son is a day of routine. I’ve never experienced a child so predictable. He wakes up with us in the morning around 6am and keeps us company as his dad and sister get ready … Continue reading

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Clearing out, making room, breathing deep…

Looking around my home this morning, it’s hard to believe that we are on our way to a less cluttered life. Boxes have been brought out of storage and piled in corners, waiting to be weeded through. Bags of baby … Continue reading

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Winter blues and spring rainbows – Gratitude

So it’s official. I think I’m suffering from the winter blues. I am usually very good with winters, liking them even. But this year, I don’t know if it’s the really cold weather, my daughter’s refusal to walk when we … Continue reading

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Tough Love – A reblog worth reading

Originally posted on Raising Mama:
“Tough love,” says the mother as she forces her child to the busy street corner with a sign declaring his sins to the world. “Tough love,” nods the father as he blasts his daughter’s laptop…

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A very important day for my son – Gratitude

“The Formless Way We look at it, and do not see it; it is invisible. We listen to it, and do not hear it; it is inaudible. We touch it, and do not feel it; it is intangible. These three … Continue reading

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Order from chaos… The beginning of a journey

“To put the world in order, we must first put the nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must put the family in order; to put the family in order, we must cultivate our personal life; and … Continue reading

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