i’ve been quiet this week…

…because I’ve been BURSTING with things I couldn’t tell you.

First of all… Meet Jacob.


My new nephew. This sweet, sweet, darling new love in my life!


I can’t get to see him fast enough. My husband had to restrain me from jumping in my car and driving 12 hours roundtrip in a 24 hour period. I am dying to kiss that little face. He’s even cute when he does this:


Then this morning, my brother-in-law, came home safely from his tour in Afghanistan.


God hears our prayers. Oh yes, he does!!!

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7

About Melissa

Melissa is founder of Girlymama and co-founder of the mom fashion blog, All Things Chic. You can also find her designing blogs at Eliza Grace Design and on Twitter as Melissa Angert.