"She" Poem Series · Encouragement · Writing

A Poem: She Gets It

She understands now and she breathes deep. She understands the strength people refer to. She understands the pain that runs deep and the hurt that lingers. She didn’t ask for any of it, but she endured all of it, and she’s different because of it. She gets it. She understands darkness. She has faced the… Continue reading A Poem: She Gets It


Adoption · Church Planting · Community · Encouragement

Living In Your Purpose

Someone asked me the other day a question about adoption, “Is it ever weird for you that your boys have different parents?” I thought about it briefly and my answer was surprisingly quick, “Not really.” I then explained to her that being involved with adoption/ foster care is something we are very passionate about. It… Continue reading Living In Your Purpose

Adoption · Community · Encouragement · Motherhood

Reflecting on the Past and Feeling Hope for the Future

It’s been an interesting season to say the least. Last year started out unexpectedly and wonky for many. Little did any of us know the events that would follow when 2020 began.¬†Covid-19 happened to us all and then our family found ourselves in crisis with one of our kids. Trauma can be triggered by many… Continue reading Reflecting on the Past and Feeling Hope for the Future