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God’s Imagination

The last word of the from our daily bible chapter is read. I sigh from exhaustion and relief. The sandman has been working his magic on me all evening but has yet to find his way to my sweet four year old boy. “Song, Mommy!” He says smacking his hands on either side of my face making me feel like…

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Interview

Interview With a Mother: Jasmine Almeida

It is an honor to have Jasmine from Happiest Mama as our guest today. Her site is uplifting, inspiring and beautiful. Once month she also interviews mothers but she is switching seats today!   1. Let’s start with the happiest topic. Please tell us about your children. I have three children: Max is almost 5, Leo just turned 2, and…

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Creative kids

The Quacking Cow

The cow sounds like quack, quack. It moves. Three times! It was cutting the grass with a sheep. And then they were making a fence of bunnies. Beacuse it’s a silly animal farm. It was crashed by a gaint feet! Then it went back to normal. Thee end. Written by my four-year-old.

Prompt

Erase Her Misery

This tiny human glows. Her toothless smile tickles my heart and brings tears to my eyes. She kicks her chubby legs, the paper beneath crunching with each hit. She squeals as I kiss her almost non-existent neck. Her soft skins smells of milk and spit-up. Perfection. “Hold her arms down, Mom,” the nurse with the dark ponytail says. I take…

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Blog Post

Surviving After a Flood

Something was wrong. I could tell by the rapid Ukrainian my husband was speaking to someone on the phone. I understood words like electricity, mud, and water. My husband hung up and showed me some pictures a friend sent him. There was stuff floating in six inches of muddy water. Our stuff. In our basement. The vacation didn’t feel much…

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