The dream of children was always on my radar, even as a little girl. My husband and I married quite young so waited a while before trying for children. Once we began trying to conceive the excitement was so great for me. The day I dreamed of would soon be here.
What could be better than a shopping spree?! A shopping spree when you’ve been given a sizeable gift card, of course! Ahhh the freedom, the unrestriction, the joy when everything has already been paid for and you don’t have to add up all those purchases.
Over the past 10 years I have often been asked this question: “how do you balance it all?”. Their reference I guess was life! Marriage, career, Church life, leadership responsibilities, kids, family, the list goes on. But if I am honest this question always irritated me and I found myself frustrated that I couldn't provide an articulate answer.