Our Breastfeeding Journey

Our Breastfeeding Journey

Almost five months ago, our little Peanut was born. (Six month update below.) I intended to breastfeed exclusively by nursing during my twelve week maternity/family leave and then nursing and pumping after returning to work. I did not need to think long and hard about the decision, I just knew that was what we would …

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Week of Gratitude: Day 7

Week of Gratitude: Day 7

Week of Gratitude – Day 7 I am grateful for the weekly Sabbath. The Sabbath is a special time set aside by the Lord Himself at the end of Creation week as a sacred day of rest. It includes physical rest from our usual daily duties, but even more importantly, it offers a spiritual rest. …

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Week of Gratitude: Day 6

Week of Gratitude: Day 6

Week of Gratitude – Day 6 I am grateful for the every day blessings and those precious life moments that are too easily overlooked and forgotten. We have no need for fancy or elaborate things. The Lord has provided for us everything that we need — a roof over our head, food in our bellies, …

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Week of Gratitude: Day 5

Week of Gratitude: Day 5

I hope everyone has had a nice Thanksgiving! Today is all about giving thanks, and we’re now over halfway through the Week of Gratitude! I’m slipping today’s in a little before midnight. Week of Gratitude – Day 5 I am grateful for my wonderful and loving husband Bradley. You are the love of my life, …

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Week of Gratitude: Day 4

Week of Gratitude: Day 4

Week of Gratitude – Day 4 I am grateful for the privilege of being the mother of our precious Peanut. He is three months old now, and I love him so much! He is interacting a lot more and making all sorts of sounds. I am enjoying these precious moments with him and being present …

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Week of Gratitude: Day 3

Week of Gratitude: Day 3

Week of Gratitude – Day 3 I am grateful for my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. To believe in a Creator God who not only made the world but continues to love and care for His creation brings me peace and comfort. He is also a God of justice and mercy; He risked everything to …

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