blessings

The Small Moments

The last few blog posts have been about blending a family together. I’ve talked about the positives of this, because there are so many positives that come from opening your heart and making the choice to be a family. I will never know the feeling of being pregnant, giving birth […]

Second Chances

(Note from Becky: This week’s post from Jude Urbanski discusses Second Chances with a second marriage. This really touched me personally. It’s so timely in today’s world. Thank you for sharing, Jude!) Second Chances by Jude UrbanskiThe words Isaiah 43:18-19 are inscribed inside my second wide, gold wedding band. That […]

Love at First “Site”

(Becky’s Note: Today’s Blended Family story comes from one of my favorite authors, Christina Berry. Christina wrote one of my favorite books “The Familiar Stranger.” It’s a must-read. On a personal note, her blended family story is inspiring. Enjoy!) by Christina Berry Tarabochia We were matched on eHarmony within my […]

Re-Writing the Evil Step-Mom Story

Note from Becky: I’m so pleased to welcome fellow ACFW member, Julie Arudini to “Talking Among Friends.” Julie shares her own story about faith and blending a family together: My prince came a few years after college graduation. What set him apart from the fantasy I heard growing up and […]