What I Learned This Summer . . . On Faith, Life, and Being a Mom

I don’t think this summer played out quite like any of us expected. Just as “things” in our nation seemed to be settling down, they’ve begun to ramp back up again. From ...

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Lately // August 2021

This August was all about wrapping up a fun and low-key summer and easing into our school year. Our days have been filled with the types of simple pleasures this mama lives ...

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Eight Reflections on 8 Years of Blogging

Eight Augusts ago, when I finally relented to Luke’s persistent nudging to start a blog and, with his assistance, pressed “publish” on my first post, I had no way of knowing what ...

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Lately // July 2021

Hello, hello! It’s good be back in the blogging world after my (brief) summer break. Our family has been soaking up these summer days, making memories amid a wonderful balance of daily ...

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Charleston Michael // Six-and-a-Half!

Dear Charleston Michael (My Very Favorite Six-and-a-Half-Year-Old), You celebrated a half birthday last week, crossing that all-important midway point between one year and the next. I don’t know where the time has ...

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Lately // June 2021

Summer is in full swing, and so far, ours has been pretty great. Without homeschooling and other school-year commitments, I’ve had lots of free time with the kids, and we’ve all been ...

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Lately // May 2021

Wowzer, what a month! We’ve been busy, which is why this May update is coming to you a few days into June. Read on for a recap of all things Jernejcic family ...

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Seven Things I Learned This Spring

Luke and I recently came across this quote from Alice Walker that we both found especially pertinent to our current lives: “Some periods of our growth are so confusing that we don’t ...

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Lately // April 2021

I’m starting to sound like a broken record with my intros to these Lately posts, but it’s true: this past month was a bit of a blur, and I’m having a hard ...

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Sullivan Luke and Kalinda Joy // Eighteen Months Old!

Dear Kalinda and Sullivan, Happy EIGHTEEN MONTHS, you two! You celebrated your half birthday this past Saturday, and this mama cannot believe how quickly you are growing up. I thought life sped ...

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