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Moms College Journey

One year ago I began a new and scary journey as I faced the effect college life was about to have on me. Not because I was going to college, but because my first born…my baby girl…my Samara was leaving our home and venturing out on her own. For her, Read more…

By Tracey, ago
Family

Thanksgiving Changes

As you may recall, my daughter started college a few months ago. That has led to changes and a new normal around here. She certainly left a big empty space in our home upon her departure, but God is graciously filling that void. Having the capacity to embrace change, even Read more…

By Tracey, ago
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Letting Go Of My Girl

I am having a sad day. Not sad in a pathetic way…just deeply reflective. How did 18 years happen…just like that? Such joy, fun and vibrant life lived while sharing my days with my first-born.  I am so very grateful that God blessed me with her. I was told I would never Read more…

By Tracey, ago
Family

She Is Flying The Nest!

I am having some breakfast before I go meet my soon to be good friend Ted Dekker (yeah right!) and I started crying. I read today’s post over at MomLife Today… Sweet memories tumble through my head and slowly spill out of my eyes as salty tears. It was supposed Read more…

By Tracey, ago