New designs and a new post! I am excited to share My Mom's Junk new look with you in my latest post!!! It's been quiet on the blog but behind the scenes, it has been a whirlwind of activity. It seems like if I'm blogging about something, I don't have time to get the project done. For my sanity, that's just not an option anymore. That being said, I'm working around the clock to prepare for my ... Read More about My Mom’s Junk New Look!
When Landon gets tired his favorite word is “No!” He will argue with EVERYTHING you say. My life is in a very, very good place right now. My marriage is great, my house is in order, and my kids have never been better. I think it is because I have my priorities straight and He has lightened my load (Matt. 11:29, 30.) So when he was screaming at the top of his lungs last night, I was able to be patient. It still wasn’t enough. He was still upset. Then, he did the strangest thing. He stop crying looked at me and said: “I want to pray the Rosary.” He climbed up in my bed and laid next to me and waited patiently for me to begin. I started to pray and he calmly fell asleep with in ten minutes. It is little sacred moments like this that I know He is there with me. I have never felt so much peace. I read the first chapter of Proverbs today the verse that struck me the most was:
Listen my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. they shall be a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck. Proverbs 1:8-9
When I watched him sleep last night thoughts of what his future would be like ran through my head. I thought of all of my hopes and dreams for him. Oh, I hope he loves Him. I hope he is blessed and serves the Lord. I hope he lives a long and fruitful life. I hope he finds a wife that loves him and fears the Lord. I hope he has the gift of many children to love him and take care of him when he is old. I hope and I pray…Hail Mary, full of grace…