Life from the inside out

The Trouble with Transition

So I haven’t posted since February!  Gracious!  I didn’t realize it had been that long.  A lot has changed since then…. First, we now live back in our hometown.  It’s … Continue reading

May 7, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Backside of Character… and I do mean backside

Children can coax…..scratch that…. rip you out of your comfort zone like nothing else in life.  I was recently recalling such an incident when my son did that for me.  … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · 2 Comments

Word for 2013

I’ve seen a few people posting things about picking their word for the year – anything from ‘perseverance’ to ‘light’ to ‘push’.  I thought for a minute that I didn’t … Continue reading

January 3, 2013 · 3 Comments

Merry Christmas from the Bowman Family

We took this picture at our church’s Christmas service last night.  My husband and I were looking at it on the way home and asking each other what thoughts came … Continue reading

December 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Guest Posting at iFlourish Today

  I’m over at iflourish today!  It’s a wonderful Christian women’s magazine offering biblical encouragement to all women.  Take a moment to check it out!

December 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Holiday lights, whining, and lessons

I thought we would enjoy some holiday lights this weekend because we had a Saturday evening free with the kids and no other obligations.  I dreamed all afternoon about what … Continue reading

December 9, 2012 · 5 Comments

Manna from Heaven…or a Snicker Bar

Have you ever had one of those days when you just feel emptied of all things productive? You’ve given everything you have and it still isn’t enough. There are still … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · 4 Comments

Guest Post

Today I have the honor of guest posting on iflourish, an online magazine focused on women’s issues.  Iflourish gives daily Godly encouragement and wisdom to ladies of all walks of … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Flickering Flame

Today is decision day for our country.  Like many, I headed down to our local polling place and submitted my opinion on who could best run this country, this home … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · 3 Comments

Precious Moments

Piano music softly playing in the background, creating an atmosphere of peace and tranquility.  A candle burning on the table, filling our space with the scents of fall.  My son, … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

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I am a mother to 3 beautiful children and a wife to my amazing husband. I am passionate about helping women understand their value and raising up the next generation of godly women. I love music, art, dance, photography, peanut butter and honey sandwiches, Sunday mornings, a great cup of coffee, and heart to heart conversations. I also love that with creative punctuation you can now smile in your emails and texts :)

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