Faith, Parenting

I will never leave you

I write this post propped up against a giant stuffed tiger on the bottom bunk bed watching over my youngest. He awoke in the middle of the night shouting for me as he was sick. He seemed instantly brighter afterwards, and even smiled his heartstoppingly sweet smile to crack a joke while washing his hands. … Continue reading I will never leave you

Faith, Parenting

Enjoy the view from the harbour

Nowadays we are always in such a rush. We simply cannot wait to be independent; as children we can't wait to walk, ride a bike, catch the bus to school alone, to start secondary school, learn to drive... the list goes on and on. It is human nature to want to be independent, to learn new… Continue reading Enjoy the view from the harbour

Faith, Parenting

Are we ever really ready for parenthood?

If someone had told me what motherhood was really like I wonder if I would have gone through with it. Now don't get me wrong,  I adore my sons and I would not part with them for all the world, however I don't think I was entirely prepared for parenting. I am not talking about… Continue reading Are we ever really ready for parenthood?

Faith

No man is an island

No man is an island, Entire of itself, Every man is a piece of the continent, A part of the main. ~ John Dunne It always amuses me that God likes to speak to me on my morning run. It makes perfect sense when I think about it, as this is probably one of the… Continue reading No man is an island