Working Moms are Virtuous Too

I am a bit of an outcast I think.  In my church, the overall Christian community, I struggle to find my place.  Every women's conference, workshop, retreat, devotional, book club seems to have one main perspective-to be a virtuous, good wife and mother, then you must be a stay at home mom.  You are made…

The Way My Car Used to Look

Can anyone else who literally lives in their car with their kids identify with this? One of my "corona blessings" is that my car no longer looks like this! Soon after quarantine, my kids and I did a major cleanout of the car and now the rare times we do go for a ride we…

An Open Letter to My Husband

I was in the hospital and had just had our last child, our only girl. I was in the middle of my dissertation as well. I decided I was going to quit and become a midwife.  You fussed at me in the hospital about not letting me quit. You yelled at me and said, "Baby,…

The Aleinu Prayer

God is calling me to go in a slightly new direction in my faith.  I am a born again follower of Jesus Christ and I believe that the Word, from Genesis to Revelations is the true Word of God. However, I have begun to study the Messianic teachings and to read a Jewish Bible, called The…

Needlework to Relax

Years ago my grandmother taught me crochet. I have also learned to knit. For some years I stopped doing it but have now picked it back up again in order to calm my stress. Thank God it is working!! I created a blog that is just about needlework and I also share how it helps…