Jessica S

Something the Lord has really been impressing on my heart in the last few years has been this thought: If doing something kind or good for others comes to my mind…do it. Or at the very least, offer to do the kind thing that the Lord has impressed on my heart. But, most of the […]

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Four years ago, we moved away from our closest friends and family. After many months of praying for direction and for God to provide us with a job(my husband was finishing up his last year of college, and we were praying that he’d be offered a job after he graduated) the Lord saw fit to […]

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Does anyone else ever feel like dinner time sneaks up on you? Or as if you’re just making the same things over and over again? Recently, I’ve been feeling as though I’m in a cooking rut, so to speak. And while I have a Pinterest board full of recipe ideas, most of them, when I […]

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Ripples of Faith

by Jessica S on June 29, 2015 in Legacy

I first heard of Elisabeth Elliot when I was sixteen. My good friend had loaned me the book,”I kissed dating goodbye,” in an effort to show me there was way more to life than having a boyfriend(which at that point in my life, was a fairly inconceivable notion.) While reading that book, I kept noticing […]

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I got a C in my freshman year of home economics class. Yes, really. Learning homemaking skills was low on my list of things I was interested in when I was younger. Back then, I had dreams of working a successful job and travelling the world. It never really even crossed my mind that I’d […]

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HeartFELT Truths Review

by Jessica S on November 13, 2014 in Holidays, Legacy

Christmas came early to my house this weekend.. and we were all thrilled that it did!   Recently HeartFELT Truths sent my kiddos and I one of their beautiful advent calendars to review. Since I am always on the look out for kid friendly, Bible based items, I was thrilled to get the opportunity. All the […]

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Back when I was about a week away from giving birth to our fifth child, our small group threw us a surprise baby shower. I was completely blown away by the kindness shown to us by our friends. Certainly by the time you are having baby number five, you don’t expect baby showers anymore! We […]

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  I feel like I’m entering a new season of life right now. My kids are growing up, two of them are school age, and I am  learning how to best manage my home and time while also trying to homeschool. I’m  coming out of a season where it felt like I was learning how […]

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