So my son’s first birthday is coming up, and so far I have two birthday parties planned: one Star Wars themed party with friends, and a dinosaur themed party with family. At each party, I’ve asked friends and family members to bring their presence and not presents, as our family is trying to go the…

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As a freelancer for my hometown’s newspaper, I occasionally make visits to the local schools to cover different events, retirements, classes, etc. A good portion of these visits is dedicated to interviewing teachers, administrative staff, and students. Getting good quotes out of high school students is like pulling teeth. Not because they are rude (at…

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My husband’s business has really been taking off these past few months. Just through word-of-mouth advertising, he and my brother-in-law have managed to get to the point where they must turn down work because they are too busy. This is both a blessing and a curse. While it’s great the love of my life is…

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Whether embarking on a quest for requited romance or embracing the spiritual gift of “foreveralone.jpg”… and no matter if your heartstrings are currently singing for a significant other or still severely singed from the last time… …there’s ultimately only one love story to fix our hearts on– the living God who came down as Jesus,…

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How Long, O LORD? 1, How long, O LORD? Will You forget me forever? How long will You hide Your face from me? 2, How long must I take counsel in my soul and have sorrow in my heart all the day? How long shall my enemy be exalted over me? 3, Consider and answer…

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