Goodbye, Church (part 2)

By Nikole / March 26, 2018 /

This past Fall I started seminary full-time. Being a recovering christian, it’s kind of ironic, isn’t it? (To see the irony, read intro, part 1, part 3, and part 4 of this mini-series) When I was looking at what classes to take this Fall, I saw a class titled “Interpretation as Resistance:…

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The Gift of Vulnerability / Preggo Update (11 weeks)

By Nikole / February 26, 2015 /

Wow, people… we have been truly amazed at all the love and support you guys have shown us in the past two weeks. In the weeks leading up to our big announcement, I was bursting to tell everyone and yet felt I couldn’t because I was afraid I would say…

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A Request for Help

By Nikole / January 27, 2015 /

Hey guys. We are in need of some help. As many of you know, John started a carpet cleaning business a year ago this month, and we are in the midst of what most new businesses go through: a time of drought. Winter is the slowest season for carpet cleaning…

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A Tribute to my Mother-in-law

By Nikole / August 5, 2014 /

One of the ways we are preparing for our baby’s adoption is by getting a bigger car. Our (awesome, well-loved, cool-color) Saturn Vue was no longer an option for us as we prepare to put a third car seat in our vehicle. So we put our car up for sale…

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