Their Faces {Compassion International}

You've heard the stories, seen the commercials, read the articles...You've seen the blog posts, the pictures, the pleas...But, what have you done about it...Christie?Her beautiful face.  She's been waiting 187 days for a sponsor.  Why...Christie?His sweet face.  He's been waiting 216 days for a sponsor and lives in an AIDS-affected and high risk of … [Read more...]

Protecting Your Family While Blogging

I've been thinking a lot the past few days about how to keep my family safe while blogging.Of course, I think worst case scenario!The creepy pedophile stalking my child.Her birth parents finding out where we live and kidnapping her.The man (or woman) that recognizes me and follows me home.Yes, I've been a drama queen all of my life!Anyway, I'm trying to find a balance between … [Read more...]

The Heart of Salvation

On a Monday morning ten years ago this past Sunday (August 12) I was rushed into emergency surgery and diagnosed with stage 2B Hodgkin's Lymphoma.  I was a lost 16 year old girl that didn't know how deeply she needed  THE Savior that day. I firmly believe that the Lord saved my life....  ...through four months of chemotherapy and a month and a half of radiation in … [Read more...]

In Honor of My Return to Blogging {50% OFF}

I figured, if you're still around, you deserve a little...gift! Well, today DaySpring is offering 50% off of their Life Collection (above) and I thought all of you would be the perfect group to share it with!!Take a look at this cute bowl -This dinner plate -These oval platters -This dessert plate -This table runner -or this coffee mug in two styles!Aren't … [Read more...]