• Attack of the Space Invaders!!

    We just finished up one week of spring break and are starting down the road of spring break number two, and I am ready for a vacation! I mean, I’m ready for a vacation from this vacation. Do you ever feel like that? I think much of it for me is largely because I’m an introvert. Being around a lot of people is draining for me, and I need my personal space to be able to recharge. The first few days of spring break #1 were especially challenging. We were all adjusting to having everyone here or an extended period, and I think we were all wearing on each other’s…

  • You Are Not Alone

    If you’ve been following this blog, you know I’m in the middle of a series that’s telling an overview of DJs’ and my relationship. I’m going to take a break from that today because what I’m going to write about is heavy on my heart.  Dealing with damaged emotions.  We had our blending families small group gathering last night, and it could not have happened at a better time. We started the session 3 material, which covers how past hurts can impact your marriage. As Jimmy Evans pointed out, we see that in Genesis 3, once marriage showed up, the Devil felt threatened and in order to destroy society, he…