Judah’s Birth Story

Disclaimer: this is a detailed birth story. Birth is a messy and rather graphic business. There are words and images below that may bother you. If you think they might, I’d encourage you to move along. Thanks! . . . . . . . . . My pregnancy with Judah was easier in some ways … More Judah’s Birth Story

Why A White Middle-Class Christian Can’t Handle This Election

For the last few days, I’ve been stuck in the kind of mindset I can only compare to grief.  I am filled with sorrow (the kind that is so exhausting, getting out of bed and showering is an actual chore), I am angry, I feel sick to my stomach, I can’t handle being around most … More Why A White Middle-Class Christian Can’t Handle This Election

WIW: Week 44

Sigh. You know, I’m really kind of mad at Weight Watchers right now. I’m mad at SmartPoints. I had a good thing going. I was on a roll. And then they switched the program on me IN THE MIDDLE OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON!!! Jerks. Ruined everything. I know, they didn’t force me to go totally … More WIW: Week 44

WIW: Week 42

This week, I am hitting the reset button. I am tired of this plateau. I am tired of playing diet games. I’m tired of not meeting my goals. I’m tired of letting my life be ruled by circumstance. Yes, there are a lot of hard things in my life right now. But I can’t let … More WIW: Week 42