Danica has written 45 posts for Mom and Us

Whole Wheat Blueberry Muffins

Ryan’s asked for no refined sugars or flours, so I finally have to be serious about cutting such things completely out of our weeknight meals. Okay, weekend too. (sigh) I was thrilled to find a 100% whole wheat muffin recipe sweetened with honey that actually was soft and delicious. In fact, they were still soft […]

A sinner in the city: Cheerful Sacrifice

Luke 7:36-50 Now one of the Pharisees was requesting Him to dine with him, and He entered the Pharisee’s house and reclined at the table. And there was a woman in the city who was a sinner; and when she learned that He was reclining at the table in the Pharisee’s house, she brought an […]

Strolling around town

Little Aubrey walking in town with her aunts. Aubrey had more good reports from doctors this past week. Her little body is strong and healthy! Thank you for your many prayers, and please continue to join us in believing for a miracle in her heart.

A sinner in the city: Overflowing Love

Her worship wasn’t simply a declaration of “Oh holy God, untouchable Light, who dares to approach You?” There was this deep flow of love, the like of which she could barely express. How? How did it come to be there? And how can I have love like that for this Savior? […]

Asparagus and Chard on Quinoa

This was dinner a few times lately, and as I sat enjoying a bowl of leftovers, I thought I’d share the [quick + easy!] instructions. Yay for summertime goodness!

A sinner in the city: Authenticity

I crave authentic experiences with this glorious Jesus. My soul longs for Him, thirsts for Him, is absolutely desperate for Him. But an authentic meeting of my soul with His Spirit requires, well, authenticity […]

In pictures: What Mom’s been up to

Here’s our beautiful and amazing mother, being showered with love by a whole bunch of homeschooled high school kids. Why? Because she’s spent the last couple of months putting together a magical performance of Seussical!

Sarah: A woman who enjoyed a life of peace

I love the last part of 1 Peter 3:6 — the potential of a life that’s not frightened by any fear! How awesome is that! […]

Spinach and Berry Salad

A simple and special salad.

Sarah: A woman of character, as brought to light in First Peter

So what can we learn from Sarah, as we consider her story through the lens of 1 Peter? […]