Hard Medicine

Last week one of my kiddos came in from school with a bad headache and a low-grade fever.  Apparently she had felt bad most of the day but didn’t want to have them call me to come get her.  I asked if she felt bad enough to take something for the headache and she said…

Spring Cleaning

This weekend I was doing some spring cleaning.  It’s one of those things that feels good after the fact, but is a royal pain in the midst of it.  I’ve been working on spring cleaning for awhile now, one room at a time, and this weekend was my bedroom.  I kept asking myself as I…

Seasons of Life – Part 4

This is the final installment of the “Seasons of Life” series.  You can catch up by reading the other parts at the links below: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 We wrapped up yesterday with the idea that we can’t live as victims to our circumstances.  Even when circumstances are hard, God is bigger than…

Seasons of Life – Part 3

This is part 3 of a 4-part series on the Seasons of Life.  You can read part 1 here.  And part 2 here. Every year this happens to me. When summer time comes to a close it catches me off guard. And one morning I get the kids ready for school and don’t realize until…

Seasons of Life – Part 2:

This post is part of a series on the seasons of life.  If you missed part 1 you can read it here… In the middle of the Bible we have this great section of literature called the wisdom writings. It’s made up of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and Song of Solomon. I love this section…

Seasons of Life – Part 1

We have had a beautiful day today.  A perfect spring day with plenty of sunshine and a nice breeze that just begged you to come outside.  It’s a nice change of pace after a long winter. I have a friend that lives in Boston…talk about a winter!  It was brutal. In Colorado they got snow…

Unfinished Stories

Recently we were having movie night at the Post house and my 7-year-old got a little concerned.  The cartoon we were watching took a turn and the main character found herself in a tight situation in a bit of trouble.  My girl grabbed me by the arm and looked into my eyes and asked, “this…

Bundle of Joy: Post-it Note #142

Today I’m going to a baby shower for a good friend who is having twins.  I’ve given birth 5 times over and there’s nothing like it.  Seeing your child for the first time is like a dream.  I always feel so much joy for those first time moms preparing for the big arrival of their…