I am a devoted Christian, well loved for 24 years by the most excellent representation of masculinity I have ever known, and mother to 5 children I hope I haven’t screwed up too much.

My life is filled to the brim with wifely duties, mothering (and hopefully discipling) our children,  homeschooling and related activities, cooking, and running, at which I am still very much a beginner. I’m also a fledgling seamstress as well as currently embarking on an entrepreneurial adventure with three of our 5 daughters.

When the sun sets and the day’s work is done, there really is nothing I enjoy more than grabbing a tome, putting on my glasses, and snuggling as close as possible to my beloved and reading.

I can’t wait to discuss genres, iconic characters, authors, and even children’s books in this space. The busyness and fast pace of post-modern life attempts to devour the slowness and relaxation required to truly delve into a good book.

I’m so very thankful that I was able to recapture the love of reading that I felt as a child before the pixels succeeded to take over every inch of available mental space.

All hair
All hair, no makeup. November 2, 2018.


10 thoughts on “About”

  1. If it is about reading, then I’m always down…plus I need to get with you about a few things at some point.

    Put my first and last name together all one word at gmail dot com and there I’ll be. You are uniquely qualified for this. 🙂


  2. Updated my About photo to reflect reality. The first photo on this page was 3 and 1/2 years old. That woman was 41. I took a very recent picture and put it side by side with the original picture and moved them both to the bottom of the page.

    Our 9-year-old took the picture on the right very recently while we were doing school together. She likes taking “ussies” with her mama. An “ussie” is a selfie with two people in it, :).

    The makeup free book worm, revealed. Right next to the made up me. Scary stuff, reality!


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  4. I try to update my About pic once a year or so, because I just like to do that. If I’m going to have one, it shouldn’t be 5 years old. I was loving my hair today so I updated it. Also, I consider it a “before” picture. If I can swing it, I hope to be much thinner by my anniversary in February 2019.


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