Category: Mommyhood

Mid-August Reflections

It’s mid-August, which in the Schaffner household translates to “Only a week or so left until our life goes nuts for a while”. The end of August, for the last ten years or so (OH […]


How Do We Learn To Trust God?

Getting to share over at The Mom Initiative today. Come for a visit! “Popsicle! Popsicle!” Standing at the freezer, determined look in his eyes, he yells this at me, while the popsicle he just finished […]


For Anne: On The Threshold Of Becoming A Mother

Dear Anne, You are on the edge of a great adventure, and I could not be more excited for you. I know you’ve been stressing about all the different aspects of birth and what it’s […]