The Love that Blesses

It’s time for another weekly writing prompt activity from Voices: Write to be Heard. Please check it out and link up!  Her children arise and call her blessed, her husband also, and he praises her Proverbs 31:28  The Love that Blesses Love that doesn’t change.  Doesn’t grow.  Doesn’t deepen. It is full, complete from the […]

My Thoughts on the Time Magazine Breastfeeding Cover

          I am a breast feeding mother.  I don’t nurse on demand.  I don’t nurse him to sleep.  I am not a pacifier.  I have chosen to feed my baby breast milk.  He uses it to satisfy his hunger and to be nutritionally satisfied.  I do nurse in public on occasion, but when I do […]

The hole where my heart used to be…


    Before I was a mother, I always loved reading those little gift plaques about motherhood. You know the ones I’m talking about.  You find them at Hallmark or gift shops or craft shows.  They usually look hand painted and say sappy things like “Another word for mother is Love” or “God couldn’t be everywhere, […]