Today on the dear daughters podcast, I talk with my very own dear daughter, Sara, about the real life and not so pretty ‘in-between Instagram moments’ in our life. We also unpack how to get through arguments with people you love … Sara Davis is a UT graduate, musician, worship leader … and in a few short days she’s getting… Read More
My youngest dear daughter, Sara, is getting married soon. Her sister, who is a photographer, took these these pretty pictures and I wrote this prayer. Dear God, This young man is the one we prayed for all these years. He showed up and captured her heart. As they walk out these next few months, please ready their hearts one for the… Read More
Yesterday I stopped by my parent’s house to drop off a Father’s Day gift for my dad. My mom was sound asleep on the sofa, wiped out from her new schedule on dialysis. Over a month ago, her kidneys suddenly stopped working. She spent two weeks in the hospital. It’s been a long, hard couple months for her, my dad… Read More
Cute little puppy dog, Bowie, is coming to my house for the holidays and he also happens to be bringing along my newly married daughter, Emily, and her fabulous husband, Kenton. As a result, I’ve been thinking a lot about how to be a good mom. With mothering it seems just about the time you really get it down, your… Read More
Today you’re getting married. To this beautiful girl named Amy … I can hardly believe it’s true. And I’m sitting here in my hotel room with this sense that I need to be doing something, anything. Because isn’t that just like a mother? Always busy for her children?
The pictures are on Facebook and Instagram ~ and they’re killing me. Because it seems like just yesterday I was the one torturing my kids with ‘first day of school’ pics. But not this year. We’ve got one getting married next month, one working her first full-time job, and one that just moved in down at the University of Texas…. Read More