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four months

four months

Joy Belle, four months. How old is baby? 4 months. Best moment(s)? When she laughs, it makes my heart melt. Favorite food(s)? Milk. Sleep? Still only waking up once to eat (at 4 am) during the night and she goes right back to sleep….

beautiful feet | post-op update

beautiful feet | post-op update

We can’t thank you all enough for the prayers, encouraging words, texts, emails, and calls. The Lord was most definitely looking over our sweet girl during the surgery and recovery. The overall procedure went well, but unfortunately the surgeon wasn’t…

beautiful feet | surgery date!

beautiful feet | surgery date!

On Sunday, we studied 1 Samuel 2 and I walked away with a new perspective on how I ought to be praying. If you aren’t familiar with the scripture, 1 Samuel 2 is Hannah’s prayer. Although there are so many things…

one month old | two months old

one month old | two months old

Joy Belle, one month. How old is baby? 1 months, 1 day. Best moment(s)? Coming home from the hospital. Favorite food(s)? Milk. Sleep? Sleep, eat, poop, repeat. Activity? She sleeps, eats, poops, and repeats it all. Mood(s)? Happy, happy, sleepy. She only cries when she’s…

three months old

three months old

  Joy Belle, three months. How old is baby? 3 months, 4 days. Best moment(s)? Seeing her smile, especially when she sees me for the first time in the mornings. Favorite food(s)? This is an obvious answer, milk. Sleep? She’s only slept through…

beautiful feet

beautiful feet

After 13 weeks of serial casting, the Doctors delivered a rainbow of hope – a light at the end of the tunnel. Finally, we were given a timeline and they predict one more cast before surgery! (At the most, two!) The…

God’s grace

God’s grace

In Sunday school this week, we studied Esther and the Lord specifically spoke to me about His grace. Reid (our teacher) told us a story about his daughter asking him why she was in their family, why she was born in America,…

falcons fan

falcons fan

We’re Atlanta Falcons fans, so there was no doubt Joy Belle would be too. (At least in our minds.) Weeks ago I snagged this adorable, #11 jersey and we couldn’t wait for her to wear it for the first, Falcons…

beautiful feet

beautiful feet

How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news of good things! Romans 10:15 This is how Joy Belle (and this mommy) feels about the serial casting! Exhausted and over it all. For the last 12 weeks, we have…

check-ups

check-ups

Whew, life has been a whirlwind of learning to balance mommy-duty, trips to Atlanta, regular check-ups, and work! Yes, that is 100% an excuse. My excuse to why I’ve been absentee around this blog and sparse with my updates. Despite my…