Heart, Mind, & Body

Seeing Struggles Through The Lens Of Faith

I am currently reflecting on my blogging journey. I am still so new to this, just a baby blogger, really. I can’t believe it hasn’t even been two months since I created Your Mercies New, and I already have 40 published posts. Wowzas! I’m still assessing where I want to go with my blog. What… Continue reading Seeing Struggles Through The Lens Of Faith

Family

The Greatest Of These Is Love

Yesterday I had a tough day with the kids. Looking back on it, I see that I was actually having a tough time with myself, which made it hard to deal with the kids. My mind swirled with doubts about being a mother, insecurities crept in, comparisons were made… Not my finest hour, as you… Continue reading The Greatest Of These Is Love

Family

The Eyes of a Child

You’ve heard the line before: “Kids say the darndest things.” My daughter Lyla proves this true, every other minute of every day. Last night we gave her half of a Tums tablet for an upset stomach. Thomas: "Does the tums taste like a smoothie to you?" Lyla: "No, it tastes like a coyote drinking orange juice… Continue reading The Eyes of a Child

Heart, Mind, & Body

Forgive Me For Not Asking

I want to preface this post by saying that although this will be my second post that mentions my interactions with doctors, I have nothing against them. I have several close loved ones who are doctors, and the majority of my experiences with doctors received five out of five stars and would even be called fun!… Continue reading Forgive Me For Not Asking