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Finding Joy

  Sometimes being brave is waking up everyday, in the same place, and finding joy Β (and contentment) right where God has placed you.Β  I needed to read this today. It may have been written just for me. But maybe it will resonate with you too… click the below above to read the full post. guys, … More Finding Joy


Well, it’s taken over four years to fill up the free space on this blog. When I first started blogging I was only doing it for scholarships back in 2009 on a blogspot account. Back then I called it The Secret Life of Bee (because Bee is a nickname and I thought I was clever). … More Changes…

Lizzy’s Birth Day

{This is the story of Lizzy’s birth. I kept it pretty PG but don’t read if you don’t want details.} May 2016. I was dilated and having plenty of “practice contractions” and my Dr said there was a good chance baby could come early. May 17th, her due date, came and went. The Friday after … More Lizzy’s Birth Day

Book Review

I’m in a season of life (a season of the rest of my life) where most of my thoughts and actions revolve around my baby. There are so many questions I have as a new mom and it’s hard to disifer what in my Google search is based on fact vs. feeling and opinion. I’m … More Book Review

Book For the Mamas

This book has been such an encouraging read so far, even though my daughter is only 16 weeks new.Being a is beautiful and hard. It’s not easy to give everything all the time to someone else, even someone you love more than yourself. Hope Unfolding:Grace-Filled Truth for the Momma’s Heart by Becky Thompson of Scissortail … More Book For the Mamas