Tomorrow Will Be Kinder

“Stay with us, Lord Jesus, stay with us.   Stay with us, it soon is evening. Stay with us, Lord Jesus, stay with us, it soon is evening and night is falling.” I tend to think in song lyrics sometimes.  I guess it’s part of being a musician.  I have songs from when I was…

A Letter to Selah About Commitment

Just something I’ve been dealing with and thinking about lately… Selah, I know at this point in your life, you haven’t made any commitments, but one day I want you to understand how strongly your Dad and I look at commitments.  The definition of commitment is “the state of being dedicated to a cause; and…

The Beginning of Selah’s Birth, Pt. 3

Selah was born 4 months ago today so I think it’s only right that I do my best to finish her birth story today.  When we got to baby & co, I basically spent all my time in the shower or the huge tub.  The hot water helped considerably, but I did not like the…

The Beginning of Selah’s Birth, pt. 2

There will probably be one more birth post after this.  It’s a long story, so I’ve tried to split it up.  This one is a bit long 🙂 _______________________________________________________________ The week or two before Selah was born, I had already begun to have Braxton Hicks.  I was never confused about whether or not they were…

Not What it Was Supposed to Be… but When is Life Ever?

I sit here with tears in my eyes at the end of a very long and hard week. I know I’m supposed to be uploading part two of Selah’s birth, but I just don’t have that in me today.  There are dirty bottles in the sink (as well as one that I cannot find; it’s…

The Beginning of Selah’s Birth

My next few posts will be about Selah, pregnancy, and her birth.  I’ll try not to be too graphic and I’ll give you a warning ahead of time if something is going to be TMI.  This one’s pretty safe 🙂 When I found out I was pregnant, I honestly had no idea what I was…