Last week was a horrific week. Like everyone else, I was glued to my television watching the manhunt after the Boston marathon bombings. I didn't sleep well at night because I needed to know what was going to happen next. I had family members within an hour of Boston. Then, when the earth shook only two hours from me with the plant explosion in West, Texas, I was again up most of the night hoping the numbers weren't as bad as they first appeared. I started thinking, mostly about the bombing ... Read More about A Sobering Look from Someone Else’s View
Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book as a member of the NCBP Blogger Launch Team. I was asked to write an honest review - and it will be (you know me) - but all the extra stuff was totally extra, and totally my choice to share it with you. As promised in my previous post, it's almost time for a super fun, two-week campaign surrounding the new book, The Christian Parenting Handbook. Excited yet? I sure am! Now that the babies are in the toddler stage, my hubby and I are looking for ... Read More about A Can’t Miss: The Christian Parenting Handbook
Okay, it's a little bit of an indulgent title, but I figure since I'll be blogging about my family and our loss in detail, you should probably get an introduction to the littles... When the babies were born at 27 weeks and 5 days gestation, they only weighed about 2 pounds each. To put that in perspective, here is an image showing the diapers they used (far right - and these were still big on them at birth) compared to newborn diapers. Here's the first and only picture we have of the three ... Read More about Can You Stand the Cuteness?
Start. That's what Jon Acuff told us to do when I heard him speak at Blissdom. But, it's easier said than done. I'm one of those rapid learners who soaks everything up and then spits it back out to anyone who will listen (right, Laura?) but then I don't do anything with it for ME. #ProgressFail So, I'm doing something. Not just anything, either. Here's what I've been up to since - and partly because of - Blissdom: (If you don't know what Blissdom is, it's this way awesome conference for anyone ... Read More about In the Beginning… (Why I finally decided to start)
The blog side of AngelaBickford.com will be up soon! Don't miss out as I post about family, faith, surviving loss, home goods (reviews), business tips, and more! ... Read More about Coming Soon!