"The very act of serving and caring for someone deepens our love for them. Love grows where sacrifice flows...
We all have little kingdoms we set up for ourselves. Who is the king of your kingdom?
"This is the day the Lord has made, and He can do whatever He wants with it" -Mas Okada Do you love and trust the Lord enough that you could tell Him that?
We are NEWER every day! But I looked NEWER in the OLDER pictures, and OLDER in the NEWER pictures.
Ian's heart is now 2 years old!! So much has happened since that fateful day on September 17,2016. We were gifted a white orchid lei in memory of our donor. Thank you, Auntie Florence. I hand wove a ti leaf lei and joined them together. God once wove Ian in my womb and now his … Continue reading Joy for the Journey no. 26: Long Time No See. Wanna come and see why?
Happy Mother's Day to ALL of my fellow moms... New Ones, Old Ones, Happy Ones, Sad Ones, Rested Ones, Tired Ones, Empty Arm Ones, Pregnant-Again?! Ones, Fat Ones, Skinny Ones, Nice Ones, Mean Ones, Homeschooling Ones, Unschooling Ones, Successful Ones, Struggling Ones, Selfless Ones, Self Centered Ones, Helicopter Ones, Tiger Ones, Friendly Ones, Isolated ones, … Continue reading Joy for the Journey no. 25 – Mother’s Day
I haven't been able to write for a while. After Dad was stabilized he was too weak to come home. We nominated the Chonan, the eldest most revered son in a Japanese family, to gently break the news and explain our reasons. Paul told Dad he was going to a very clean rehab facility. The … Continue reading Joy for the Journey no. 24 -It’s better to come to my house!