The Nester

31 Days of Real Life: Day Six

[2 year molars have been the worst by far. He gets angry easily and wants to be held most often. Sometimes I’m tempted by mom-guilt for letting him watch TV to let the pain pass, but then I remember it’s okay.] [I love how Caleb is developing little friendships. He may not have much of…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Five

[This boy loves his boots: he wants to wear them regardless of the temperature. I asked if I could take a photo of his boots, so he pulled up one pant leg to show them to me] liking with The Nester

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31 Days of Real Life: Day Two

The inside of our house has been decorated for fall for about a month. The summer didn’t end up being the relaxing, adventurous summer I had hoped for since I spent most of it with the exhaustion and icky of first trimester. I was ready for the change. Ironically, it’s been quite an Indian Summer…

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31 Days of Real Life: Day One

Last year I attempted to write for 31 Days about Grace last year. If I were to guess, I’d say I ended up writing 6 posts, so I counted and I actually wrote 22! I’m pleasantly surprised. I wanted to participate with The Nester again this year, but in a low pressure kind of way….

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What Is Grace?

I’ve been letting this post roll around in my brain ever since I decided to do the 31 Days series. I’ve got nothing. Writing about grace for 31 days is as much about figuring out what grace is all about as it is to celebrate the “grace sightings” of each day. The first Merriam-Webster definition…

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31 Days of Grace

Recently, I was challenged to post once a day for 31 days. My posts can be as little as a single photo and as much as a full text article. At first, I thought it was way too much. How on earth will I ever be able to come up with something to post every…

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