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Those Days…

I found myself in the hospital today. The same hospital that Xander was born 3 years ago today. The memories and emotions of his birth and placement swept over me. The walk from the car to the hospital, the smell … Continue reading

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A Year Ago Today…

A year ago today…. I stood in the kitchen as Noah ate his breakfast before leaving for school. We had celebrated my birthday the day before and it was clear it was still on Noah’s mind. “Mom, we prayed yesterday … Continue reading

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“My (church) Kids”…when tragedy strikes.

I spent the better part of a decade serving a church as the children’s and youth director. I moved across the country, alone, for the job. The people in that church were my family, they anticipated my arrival, welcomed me, … Continue reading

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Spiralized…. Pad Thai

More spiralizer love!!! My second spin with the spiralizer was to change out standard or rice noodles for spiralized squash or sweet potato noodles. I used a combination of the two. This was a hit with the whole family! it … Continue reading

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Spiralize or Bust….Fresh Zucchini Noodle Salad

Awwww…..the Spiralizer! My mother’s day gift. It is revolutionizing our food around here. When I took the Isagenix plunge in September it became clear to me that my diet was heavy on simple cards….wheat and gluten in general….and they make me feel … Continue reading

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The Boys Snickered

A class of second graders strolled by me as I sat in the hard plastic chair waiting for Georgi to finish her assessment. The kids must have come from the school library as they each carried tattered books in their … Continue reading

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Guacamole…it’s a food group around here

I have several recipes to share! Our family journey to health and healing has been a crazy good one. We have changed many things regarding how we fuel our bodies (instead of feeding our bodies.) While the coffee, soda, potato … Continue reading

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When Fear Fades

This week will mark having Lucy home for 3 months. As they say “time flies,” but at the same time it’s hard to remember the chemistry of our family without her….seems like a lifetime ago we got her. She fits. … Continue reading

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Unbelievable!! Thank You!!!

We have met our goal of $7000 and are being gifted our $7000 marching grant! In the 48 hours the entire expense of Lucy’s adoption has been funded! We are so humbled. We are so grateful. Our faith has been … Continue reading

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CHALLENGE!!! 100 gifts of $25! Will you help?

We are getting so close to receiving our $7000 matching grant!!! The Lord is Good. Would you join us in a challenge to meet our goal? If we get 100 gifts of $25 we will reach $7000 in donations and … Continue reading

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