I have been thinking a lot these days about expectations. It seems that as a homeschool mom, a LOT is expected of me. Some days, I really feel the pressure! The last few days, I have had to step back and take a good look at the pressure of these expectations and where it is … More Expectations

Blue Skies

[img align=left]http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i234/halos_glow/Blog/Blue-Sky-with-Clouds-Photographic-P.jpg[/img]The Lord has given me blue skies today. I woke up this morning with the sun rising, the sky was blue and I could hear birds chirping! It is already such a beautiful day! It looks so different than it did 5 years ago on March 6. That was such a dreary, overcast morning. … More Blue Skies

Prayer = Peace

I have been praying a lot lately as I have had a lot on my mind and heart. The one thing that never ceases to amaze me is how, when we earnestly pray, the Lord gives us peace. When we truly take our problems to Him, and we lay them at His feet, He picks … More Prayer = Peace

For Wives

[img align=right]http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i234/halos_glow/Blog/alfredSisleyAndHisWife_allposters.jpg[/img]I have a desire to grow in the Lord, and well, I am sure that most true Christians do. Since our family doesn’t watch television, it gives us more time to invest our time in other (fruitful) ways. One thing that I have found to be beneficial to my growth is to listen to … More For Wives