Untriumphantly: Embracing the Ordinariness of the Season

Welcome to Advent. This Advent devotional is written for you, for me. It is a personal devotional for the season of Advent. Advent includes the four Sundays leading up to Christmas. Once Christmas arrives, we’re on to the 12 Days of Christmas—like the song. While I usually write family devotions, this one is intended to …

Advent Is Coming!

Advent is quickly approaching. This year, I've written a devotional titled "Untriumphantly". This season, I'm encouraging you to embrace how ordinary December can be. I'm putting out the call to not just get by this Advent but to choose simplicity and have a deeply profound Advent. 20 devotions. 1 per weekday through the four weeks …

Newborn Cloth Diapering

I have been cloth diapering for over 12 years now. I've cloth diapered newborns six times! (The first two switched to cloth after their newborn stage.) So, I have quite a bit of experience and have tried a great many methods and products for newborns. Since we just had our eighth baby, I figured it …

Prayer Bible Review

Crossway sent me this unique Bible to review. I have to say, this Bible is very aesthetically pleasing to me. It is a cloth cover with a look and feel like a church hymnal. It only has one bookmark ribbon. But it looks and feels very pleasant. As far as I have seen, it only …