Monthly Archives: December 2016

What I’ve learned this year and what’s to come for a new year. 


I just wanted to share a bit about lessons learned this year and lessons I see coming for next year. I wanted to share a few of my favorite pictures and memories with you all. I think almost everyone who … Continue reading

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The power of being a woman 


Proverbs 14:1  The wisest of women builds her house, but folly with her own hands tears it down. I heard this saying once, ” I think women are foolish to pretend they are equal to men, they are far superior … Continue reading

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Dear younger Ana


There are so many things I’ve learned in just a short amount of time about marriage. The first three years (I was 16) or so I strayed from my walk with God and it wasn’t until I was 19 that … Continue reading

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Advent calendar week 


I’ve been so busy lately but I was able to capture some clips of the last week of advent calendar activities.  Day 5 : “Happy birthday dad, let’s go get a tree”.  We have a tradition in our family where … Continue reading

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There’s no greater joy 


We were recently asked in a women’s group what it would take for us to be proud of our children.  I must admit being the youngest no matter what event we’re in I get asked to go first and it … Continue reading

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When I was beautiful 


Beauty, how many times have we been told that we must look a certain way to be “beautiful”? How many times has society told us that we need to purchase certain products to “feel” beautiful? Many of my new friends … Continue reading

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For my mama’s trying to conceive. 


I haven’t been able to sleep well the past few weeks and last night specifically, I stayed up thinking about how fast this year went by. A certain group of people came to mind and I just couldn’t shake them … Continue reading

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Advent day 3& 4 with a yucky cake 


I won’t ever pretend to be this perfect home maker and to prove it, I’ll share a little story with you all.  As part of our advent calendar event we decided to bake something and that something was going to … Continue reading

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Advent day two 


Good morning all, Ok day two of this advent calendar tradition and we made our arts and crafts last night. We had to choose between a reindeer or a Christmas tree and we chose the reindeer. To keep up feel … Continue reading

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Advent tradition & day one 


Advent, there’s a huge controversy over this. Should we celebrate it or not as Christians? Being that it started as a Catholic tradition… like marriage and other holidays. I love this source as it’s been found to be theologically accurate: … Continue reading

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