Wow. I wrote the bulk of this post and then came back to add these opening paragraphs, with the blessings and highlights from the year fresh on my heart. Two verses I shared this summer sum it all up so well: “For this reason I kneel before the Father from whom every family in heaven… Continue reading High Five For 2021!
Let's be honest - you might be thinking you'd rather kick 2020 in the behind instead of giving it a high five! However, the past is not about us. The past is about God's faithfulness. This year hasn't been the greatest. There have been so many moments of uncertainty, fear, frustration and disappointment. But there… Continue reading High Five For…2020!
The highlight of 2019 was easily our September trip to Disney World! We planned and prepared all year long and had the best time. In addition to that, Paul really made an effort to plan lots of date nights for us this year. We discovered some great new restaurants and enjoyed the the benefits of… Continue reading High Five For 2019!
Why do we so easily forget the good days and so fiercely hang on to the bad ones? I am ashamed to say that I considered not even writing a year-end highlights post for 2018 because I figured there weren't enough good memories to outweigh the hard ones. I was wrong! God has graciously given… Continue reading High Five For 2018!
Happy New Year! It's time to wrap up the highlights from 2017 - here they are! The first picture above is from the day I met my sister's twin boys. They had received the call a few days earlier about two little guys who needed foster care, and my sister and her husband eagerly accepted.… Continue reading High Five For 2017!
I know you're probably all settled into 2017 by now...but if you'll indulge me for a moment, I need to recap 2016! Every year that I've blogged I've done a recap of the previous year, and I love having these posts to look back on from time to time. So here in no particular order… Continue reading High Five For 2016!
I usually wrap up the year by sharing a list of top five's, but this year I'm breaking tradition and going for ten! I made a list of the top ten most popular posts from this year and was pleased to see that they fit into three distinct categories. Here are this year's top posts,… Continue reading The Top Ten Posts From 2016!