Happy 16 Birthday Elijah

Dear Elijah, Today is your 16th birthday. Sixteen. I can hardly believe that this is year has arrived and yet we’ve all embraced the milestones that come with becoming a sophomore in high school. Your fifteenth year of life was filled with milestones. You learned to drive and even passed … Read More

Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

It’s time to celebrate the most important women in your life. I’ll admit that this Hallmark holiday hasn’t always been easy for me. My first Mother’s Day was spent in the hospital with a very sick newborn. On my second mother’s day, I discovered I was pregnant even though we … Read More

Meet Lisa Compton

I’m SO thrilled to bring back my favorite post of the month! It’s been a few months since I’ve featured someone on my blog for my Wives Who Thrive series. Today I’m excited to introduce you to Lisa Compton. Lisa is a dog mom to Rebound and a basketball coach’s … Read More

Dear New Coach’s Wife

I’m writing over at Friday Night Wives. Here’s a preview: Dear New Wife Who Touched My Heart, As a coach’s wife in an interracial marriage who will celebrate my twentieth anniversary this summer, I wanted to let you know how much I’ve appreciated your boldness over the past few months. I’m … Read More

Share Four Somethings April 2021

As April ends I’m realizing that we’re learning an important lesson. After a year of watching the world through our windows, we’re finding ourselves juggling a full calendar. It’s fun to include socializing with people into our daily lives again, and yet I’m finding that our stamina isn’t as long … Read More