What to Do When Your Child Loses

I awoke Tuesday unsettled. Short-tempered. Kind of like a second Monday after a bad case of food poisoning over the weekend (This really happened.) Yeah, that was my Tuesday this week. And then I remembered that I had to get something in the mail that morning before the mailman came. I decided to do what […]

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A Day in Our Homeschool

I’m participating in Simple Homeschool’s linkup for a day in our homeschool life series. This series has been so encouraging and helpful in my little homeschool. If you’re a regular reader of A Work of God, you may know that we homeschool. Or maybe not. It’s not something I write about very often. But it’s […]

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The Man of My Dreams

Today was day of big questions, big decisions and big feelings. But mostly, it was another day at the side of the man of my dreams. I just wanted to share a little glimpse of what a real man does for his wife and children. He loves us wholly and without fail. He loves us […]

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Ending the Fed-Up Mommy Cycle

Do you ever get in a rut as a person or a parent? I realized this morning that I’ve been in a serious rut. I’m calling it fed-up mothering. It’s the place where you wake up wondering if you’re just going to make it to bedtime because you know the day is going to deplete you.

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On New Adventures

It’s Valentine’s Day and my family is snoring – all of them. We spent the day out in a pasture. The kids rode a little four wheeler. I held the little one most of the day. I also shot a couple of skeet with a shotgun (SO.MUCH.FUN. and not while holding a baby). My hubby […]

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Focused on Us

For the past few months life has been a bit hectic with three small ones in the house. Two under two is my life’s hardest work to date, but it’s also the most fulfilling. When you have two under two, the logistics of outings get to be more than you may want to handle. We’ve […]

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