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… a wonderful life

(repost from a friend on IG!!) You know what I love? Finding encouragement in the word. I read 2 Peter 1:3-12 today…. I love how it starts off reminding us that God has given us EVERYTHING we need to live … Continue reading

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… like a ton of bricks

I want a baby. Which seems obvious because we are in the process of adopting, but this is the first time in a very long time I’ve felt this. A fervor, a strong desire that feels like a need, an … Continue reading

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… he’s 31!

A big HAPPY BIRTHDAY goes out to my hubs! That man turned thirty-one yesterday and it seems as if time has just been flying for us…. And, he’s looking every bit of Of course my temperamental computer isn’t cooperating so … Continue reading

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… back in (overload) action

I’m happy dancing over here because my computer is finally fixed (yeaaaaaaaa!!!!!!) and I was able to go through a few pictures. 108474959 – computer, Alaina – 1 Even more thrilled that there are firewalls and restrictions in place that … Continue reading

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… everybody, somebody, anybody

I submit bi-weekly (ish… lol) to Houston Style Magazine that is based here in, well… HOUSTON!  🙂 This week, I essentially posted about actively BEING a Christian to the world. On being willing to love and serve people in whatever capacity … Continue reading

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… sweet, glorious reminders

Friday morning. Warmth of the sun shines through the blinds. Hillsong & Gungor play on repeat. And, I am overwhelmed. And, reminded by this garden how sweet our God is. I honestly forget to water the garden, so when I … Continue reading

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… it ain’t pretty sister

There are a couple of things I love about this adoptive life…. A couple things that keep you going and give you hope. Success stories and these amazing mamas. These women are so incredibly supportive and helpful. So willing to … Continue reading

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