Category Archives: intentional

my “hairbrush” story

So … I mentioned yesterday that I would share my own “hairbrush” story … and what I’ve decided is, I’ll share mine, if you share yours! :) I’ll go first. Last Thursday night the girls were whining a bit about going to their extracurricular classes, so we skipped them.  Visions of jammies, pizza and movie [...]

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my girl + her boy

Oh boy!  I’m not sure where to start with this one … I’ve never really talked about Taylor’s boyfriend on the blog before … but I think it’s time.  I took these photos of them last week and sure, I’d like to show the beauty of them to you … but what I’d like to [...]

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outreach, fasting + prayer {repost}

This post is so dear to me, as it’s a reminder that my goal in parenting is to instill the heart of Christ deep into each of my girls. {original post date 1.28.11} Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few.” Matthew 9:37 In this little pink house, [...]

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my prayer …

In light of my recent single mommy post, I wanted to share some further thoughts … First … I’ve been so blessed to have found an incredible group of women to join in with Good Morning Girls.  We’re currently reading Sally Clarkson’s Ministry of Motherhood and studying Scripture referenced throughout the book.  I am so [...]

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growth in the lord

I am so incredibly proud of my girls and the relationship they are developing with God.  I’ve learned over the last year how very important it is to take small, intentional learning moments and fill them with Jesus. I think sometimes, as parents, we get down on ourselves for not doing enough in teaching our [...]

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