Stepping forward

Somewhere between changing diapers, teaching our 18 month old her ABCs, and breastfeeding, I found out I'm pregnant with our third child. My first reaction was, "Wait, what?!" Hubby, bless his heart, just grinned from ear to ear and said, "You wanted a child who would look like you, so maybe this new baby will." Men, … Continue reading Stepping forward

The greatest pain gives birth to the greatest joy

[I began writing this post two days after giving birth, but the affairs of a newborn postponed its publishing until today, sorry, hehe.] Just two days before our little girl was born, I had a lapse of judgment: I gave in to my craving to eat tuyo (dried fish) for breakfast. Later in the afternoon … Continue reading The greatest pain gives birth to the greatest joy

Every morning

For a week now, hormonal surges have given me mood swings and rewired my internal body clock to wake me up around 3-4 am. The week before, it was around 1:00am. But it feels good to be up early, to wake up the dawn with prayer and praise. I am listening to "Great is Thy … Continue reading Every morning