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Thankful

We just went through a season where everything felt hard, harder than normal. Between spiritual battles and emotional challenges and days that felt heavy, I feel like I’m just walking in the light next to Jesus now. For real, praise Him for that; for His promise that He won’t leave us and His reminder to… Read More Thankful

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I’m Sorry Momma

Hey you all!! It’s been a heck of a long time and I’m sorry about that. I think I’ve been in survival mode the last few months but that’s for another post. Evan and I were wrapping Christmas presents for our 8 kids tonight and lemme tell ya, it’s not my favorite thing to do.… Read More I’m Sorry Momma

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Mom Life Firsts

 . It’s now been almost 11 months that we’ve lived here in Guatemala with kids. I could write a never ending book on the crazy things that happen, as I’m sure most moms could. But, recently a couple firsts have happened. Andres. For the first time, I think Andres felt protected by me. He saw… Read More Mom Life Firsts

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Independence Day

    Technically Independence Day isn’t until tomorrow but our kids have been celebrating all week with different activities at school. Today was our very favorite day-The Torch Run.  Okay, I’m just assuming it was our favorite day because I had a blast and my kids looked happy the whole time and came home and… Read More Independence Day

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Half Way There!!!

If you didn’t see my Facebook or Instagram post about how happy we were to get back to Guatemala, I’ll repost it here: We touched down in Guatemala City a few days ago after a beautiful but what felt like a super quick trip to the States. I almost cried when the plane hit the… Read More Half Way There!!!

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we love food.

Other than sharing our crazy experiences, my favorite thing to talk about is food and health related things. While we were surprised at some of the crazy things we found as ingredients here in most foods (think preservatives and MSG- yikes! When we first had our food deliveries, bags of MSG were delivered to us.… Read More we love food.