being an encourager

“Be an encourager” someone said in Sunday School yesterday. Encourager. Oh, how that word resonated with me as soon as it was said. To be someone who encourages, someone who brings sunshine instead of gloom. The word “encourager” is like a big breath of fresh […]

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You are not alone

To the one who is waiting with empty arms, This week is National Infertility Awareness week. And I LOVE that because infertility is definitely something that is not always talked about. It is often a trial that is faced behind closed doors, that is lonely, […]

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Yummy Snickerdoodles!

These snickerdoodles are the perfect cookie to make with kids. They are easy to make, you usually have everything on hand, and the kids love rolling the little balls of dough in the cinnamon and sugar mixture. They are easily one of my favorite cookies […]

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Easter with Littles

Hi Y’all!  Happy Monday!  Welcome to our second ever Mamas Matter Monday! This morning I’ve been thinking a lot about Easter.  I have some plans to post a few fun Easter activities for you and your kiddos this week and I’m just generally excited about […]

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There must be a Reason

Below is a post that I wrote while my husband and I were waiting for our precious children to join our family. We waited, hoped, and prayed for our first child for six long years. They were lonely, hard, heartbreaking days. But they were also […]

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