This morning, as I sit with my coffee growing cold on the nightstand and my baby in my lap, I groggily scroll through social media. I love seeing all the babies and artful photography. The delicious and beautiful food displays. The workout gear. All of it. In the midst of all the fun and lighthearted … Continue reading Being Selfless in a Selfish World
As I sit here, another morning in bed feeding and snuggling my 8 week old, I look down to see my sweet baby girl staring and smiling at me and I feel an overwhelming sense of peace and purpose. Though the days of a newly minted stay-at-home mom can feel monotonous, I am particularly overcome … Continue reading SAHM Thoughts
Happy Saturday! It finally feels like Fall after some unseasonably warm weather we've had over here in Cleveland. I even have my pumpkin candles burning this morning - my favorite. Today I wanted to share a few bible verses that I love and help to reassure me when I feel I'm starting to lose my … Continue reading Five Biblical Reasurrances for Worldy Emotions
Got you with that title, huh? I'm not referencing the absence of God - God is never absent. I'm talking about the war on Christianity we're currently facing in America. I was watching the news this morning, and saw another story about a football coach who was suspended for praying after every game. Seriously? I'm … Continue reading Where Has God Gone?
Morning, everyone! We have been crazy busy over at the Nockengust house. Late spring is always a whirlwind of events for us, and I am working on getting better at allowing myself time for the hobbies I enjoy, even when we are busy (hint: time management post coming soon), but it truly is hard when … Continue reading Spread the Word