Family, Homeschooling, Mental illness Homeschooling with Mental Illness April 16, 2018

Homeschooling wasn’t always the plan, in fact I said I would never homeschool on numerous occasions. When we started considering homeschooling the boys, we started seeking outside advice from friends, family and school teachers. From those who knew me the issue of my mental health was a concern. At first it made me feel sad...

Health, Mental illness Our loved ones see our mental illness differently than we do.  February 1, 2017

This post that I’m sharing is very special to me because it is written by my husband. From his perspective of a particular time when I had lost hope. I’ve hesitated on sharing this because my family and friends may read this, there is no need to worry my mental illness is in remission. At...

Family, Uncategorized My husband, proof that God answers prayers.  January 3, 2017

I still remember when I used to pray for you before we met. For you to love God, be handsome, strong, wise, careful with money, hard working, humble, kind, funny, considerate, honorable, forgiving, disciplined, patient and unconditionally loving. I thought it impossible for there to be such a man…not for God.  God has given us...

Uncategorized Mountain mural.  December 27, 2016

Several years ago we vacationed at Yosemite National Park and stayed in one of the rental homes in the park. The views were stunning, the air was fresh and the sunsets were unlike any I have ever seen. As anyone who has vacationed can imagine it was very hard to say goodbye. I dreamt of...