I was nominated for the Liebster Award by my sweet friends, Amanda and Allie from ICLW. I've enjoyed getting to know them and joining them and supporting them on their journey as they battle infertility. What is the Liebster Blog Award? The Liebster Blog Award is given to up and coming...

I finished my first half marathon! It was a great race despite the cold! It was such an awesome experience and glad we got to be a part of it. There were lots of people who raced as a team and had made shirts in support...

I'm driving down to Austin, Texas tomorrow and am super excited. I will be walking my very first Half - marathon. Yes, walking! My sister in law and I both have bad knees and aren't able to run long distances, but both love working out,...

I rarely talk about our personal or day to day life, but maybe I should try a little more? This blog went from the initial stages of finding out we had an uphill battle with trying to conceive to more recently writing what God is...

I just remembered a friend posting this quote a few months ago on facebook. I just stalked her to find the quote again and remembered why I loved it so much. And, it just so happens to be by Charles Stanley, the author of the...

To continue the In Touch Series, I want to write on waiting, not only for our major requests, but what God's teaching me on waiting in the small delays too. I've covered a few other posts from this series. This one is from Proverbs 16:9 - In...

What do we do when we ask for something and then wait to receive it? A sermon I recently listened to spoke to this topic. Tim Dilena referred to John 16:20-24 Very truly I tell you, you will weep and mourn while the world rejoices. You will...

I mentioned in a recent post, Waiting on God, that I was going to be writing a few posts about the magazine I received on waiting. There is a devotional in the magazine that covers chapter 40 of Isaiah, which refers to the restoration after the exile when...

I've really enjoyed listening to the song "My Hope is in You" by Aaron Shust. Our hope is in Him and it won't be shaken by this trial. He gives us the peace that passes all understanding. This song captures it all. Check out the lyrics and...

Waiting takes patience. I often don't identify myself as a patient person, but know that patience is just one of the many things God wants me to learn during this trial. I know I will need much more patience when we do have kids, and...