baby, parenting, preschooler, silas, thoughts

My Joy Baby

A friend once told me that she calls her children her “joy babies.” Children are treasures, and gifts from God. When God gave us Silas, so much joy entered our lives. What a thrill to find out we were pregnant, and announce it to Stephen. We were blessed to tell our parents and grandparents about… Read More My Joy Baby

baby, cooper, parenting, thoughts

Dear Cooper,

One month ago today you opened your eyes for the first time and took a breath. We opened our hearts and our arms to welcome you into our family. We are holding you tight. Your chubby cheeks and tiny body covered in peach fuzz are endearing. Mommy kisses the palms of your clenched fists. The… Read More Dear Cooper,