The 1 in 4

The 1 in 4

**Warning** This post mentions pregnancy loss and has some graphic content.   Hello, my name is Beth and I am mom to six children. Or am I? When you meet new people, you go through all the usual get to know you questions and pleasantries. “What’s your...
Wet Cement

Wet Cement

There’s those moments….the ones where you’re trying to teach your children how to do life. When you are instructing them on how to be loving human beings. How to love God, love people. Those moments where you shake your head and wonder “are...
Lessons from Green Gables

Lessons from Green Gables

When I was younger, I LOVED the Anne of Green Gables series. L.M. Montgomery wrote with such vivid detail, that I could picture the entire scene. I dreamed of having my own Green Gables someday. Of course, I was also a child of the 80’s, and the TV mini series...
If We’re Judging…..We’re Not Loving

If We’re Judging…..We’re Not Loving

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” I had actually never seen or heard this quote from Mother Teresa before, until a local business placed it on their marquee. It caught my eye and sparked a great discussion with the kids in the car....
When God Says “Do”

When God Says “Do”

You know how it feels when you ask your children to go and “do” something? You kindly ask them to take care of said task for you. You know they are capable, you know they can handle it, and if they put their mind to it, they will do it well. Otherwise, why...