Living Off Leftovers

[caption id="attachment_991" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Via: foodaphilia.com[/caption] Nobody likes to simply get whatever is left. I learned this lesson when serving a three-tier cake at my friend's wedding. I meticulously cut a piece from the top for everyone coming through the line. It was just the right size with just the…

Santa Baby

Christmas is coming and two words are heard in every home: Santa Claus. Hopefully "Baby Jesus" is also heard in many homes, but sadly apart from church and individual households, these words are not as advertised as the jolly old dude in red duds. I have never told my three-year-old…

Y’all Need Jesus

[caption id="attachment_837" align="alignleft" width="300"] You definitely "need Jesus" with two kids[/caption] I honestly don't see how people get through everyday life without Jesus. If I did not have the grace of God working in my life to give me patience and compassion when needed, I would have a total meltdown…

It’s All in Your Perspective

[caption id="attachment_832" align="alignleft" width="300"] Blakely's first "selfie" with big brother Lane and Mama[/caption] Thanksgiving was a little different for my family this year. OK, it was a lot different. My sister stopped by and picked up our 3-year-old son to go have lunch at my mom's house, as we do…