Today I started to write a blog and instead this flowed onto my paper. Matthew 28:20 was my inspiration, “I am with you always.” What a sweet reminder.

Need to Getaway? Me Too. How does a trip to Hawaii sound? Or an escape to the mountains? Ha, most days I consider a Target run a little “getaway”! The truth of the matter is at times we all need an escape from whatever has been bogging us down – work, laundry, sad news or…

Friday Favorites: Playlist

Music speaks to my soul. It’s funny when I think about it because I can’t sing well at all and I’m not talented at playing an instrument – although I’ve tried several times. But, boy do I like to belt it out in the car. Hearing a song can trigger a memory like wildfire –…

Resting in the Presence of Jesus.

Have you ever written out everything you do in a day? Literally, everything. Wake up Brush your teeth Wake kids up Brush their teeth ….. You get the idea. Take this list and add in work commitments, life commitments and keeping littles or animals alive and it’s easy to see how each day is filled…

Friday Favorites: Easter Baskets with Meaning

Today is the day! The day we decorate for Easter. I absolutely LOVE decorating for holidays around here. I do it while the girls nap and when they wake up it’s like Christmas morning to see their little eyes light up when they see some simple garland hung or some bunnies on a shelf. It’s…

Inviting the Lord In.

My two-year-old is at a stage where she likes to be with me all the time. I’m sure this will fade and I’ll miss the days of her wanting to be in my arms while I’m cooking dinner, feeding her sister, vacuuming the floor – you name it. But until then, I’m having to get…

Inserting Jesus Into Everyday Life with Littles

Do you have two under two? How about one under one? Or, Three under four? Any way you put it some days we thrive and other days we are simply surviving. When we had our first child, we began reading the Jesus Storybook Bible to her as an infant and into her toddler years, but…

5 Surprises in Motherhood

There are endless blogs and quotes about motherhood offering advice and ideas around what motherhood is. Some are funny, some are heartwarming others are a little bizarre. Even after reading and hearing so much there have still been surprises in motherhood for me. These are probably the more realistic ones, not the ones that make…

What If We Change Our Mind?

It hit me the other day I haven’t introduced you to the newest member of the Stewart household. This little thing goes everywhere we go, home, school, restaurants, Trader Joe’s, church, EVERYWHERE. Let me introduce Cameron’s potty seat. Someone once told me that it’s okay to change your mind on things. There is freedom to…

5 Questions

Are you and your husband ships passing through the night? Or do you find yourself only talking about your kids or work on a coveted date night? I’m jumping up and down raising my hand because that’s us! Between work schedules, errands, and you know, life, it gets hard to keep some sort of intentional…