blessing

the Lord gives and the Lord takes away…

I’ve written this post 100 different ways in my mind, and I can’t seem to grasp the best way to do it.  Every time I sit down to write, I struggle. But I want share anyway, so please forgive my lack of eloquence. This morning, all I could think of is the verse in Job 1…

why my biggest challenge was also my greatest blessing…

This picture doesn’t tell the real story. It looks like my life was beautiful and happy. The truth is that a year ago, I was at rock bottom. I was battling postpartum depression and my 11 month old was battling colic…and we were both losing. Because of his around-the-clock fussiness, I rarely ventured out and…