We realized that we cannot afford to not take our kids on these trips, and so we needed to find ways to make it affordable.
It was not exactly our smartest parenting moment. We had thought it a brilliant idea, only moments later to realize we had set a trap for ourselves…
Here surrounded by rock and respite is not where time stands still. As a parent, I have surrendered to the fact that we cannot stop time. Rather, here is where time finds its rightful place. Here is where time becomes bigger.
Last week we celebrated 7 years of marriage together! We took a trip with all three kids to the mountains, and captured our adventures on video to share with you! We also share a few important things we have learned about vacationing with kids….
Sometimes having a discontent child is not a bad thing….. In fact, we might have a thing or two to learn from them about wanting more.
For months I have prayed for their safety, knowing that the very reasons we have brought them here are also the very reasons I am most afraid of.
Raising kids stirs something deep in our souls — an innate knowing that our time is finite. Taking my kids outside in creation, I’m discovering how to stretch our time and pack it to the brim with meaning. God’s creativity provides the riches of resources for teaching the next generation who He is and how He loves us. Join our adventure and discover inspiration and resources for refusing rush, creating habits of rest, living intentionally, and making the most of this beautiful life!