Happy new year everyone! I hope you all had a blessed Christmas and festive season. Hubby and I had a lovely, quiet Christmas with family and saw in the new year with great friends (old and new). The school holidays have been a really good time of rest. I’ve been keeping myself busy with some […]Read more "Hope for 2019"
This weekend is our annual Christmas party with two of our best friends. I absolutely love hosting this special event and go all out with the décor and Christmas-themed games. It really gets me into the Christmas spirit. What I also like to do is send my friends countdown messages in the days leading up […]Read more "A Christmas Surprise"
Last week, Hubby and I celebrated eleven years of marriage. We have so many happy memories tied to these eleven years and our anniversary is a wonderful reminder of our love and commitment. What most people don’t realise though is that it is also the anniversary of us trying to start a family. In November, […]Read more "The Joy of Waiting"
“All by myself Don’t wanna be…all by myself…anymore” Have you ever had a moment when you’ve imagined yourself in a cheesy montage with this song playing in the background? I have in the last two weeks. I’ve imagined myself sitting alone starring at a classroom filled with empty desks, watching giggling teenagers walk passed my […]Read more "Need to Nurture"
I can’t believe that it’s October already! Where has the time gone? This time of the year is always weird for me. I’m exhausted from three terms of hard work so am not feeling overly enthusiastic and it’s too far away from Christmas for me to start getting excited about the festive season. It’s always […]Read more "Ready to go!"
[To understand this post, I recommend you read my post ‘Joyful in Hope’ first as this is a follow up to that one] ‘Please don’t do this’ These were the first and only words I sent to a scared 17 year old girl, the scared pregnant girl who was thinking of giving us her baby. […]Read more "Patient in Affliction, Faithful in Prayer"
I’m not sure how to start this post – I’m not sure if I even have the words to describe the events of the last three weeks. It seems completely unreal that so much has happened in such a short space of time. Right now there is a young woman who is considering us to […]Read more "Joyful in Hope"