• Parenting/Life

    Am I failing?

    So let me paint the scene from this morning for you. I was getting ready for church and a 90th birthday celebration. My dish was in the oven, clothes in the dryer, and all the boys were out feeding the cows. It was just me and the girls. I noticed that it was a little quiet, so the thought of them possibly being outside near the road sent me going through the house to check on them only to find them in the kitchen. They had pulled chairs up to the counter and had found the bowl of cereal my oldest had left on the counter. Of course, they did what any…

  • Parenting/Life

    God Loves Variety!

    When I was younger, I often wished I had a different nose, smaller thighs, thicker hair, and nicer clothes. Sadly, I could probably name a few more. I would look at other girls and find something beautiful and then wish I had that. Some of you probably did the same thing, and some might still struggle with feeling as if your good enough or finding your purpose. You might wish you had more money, a better car, or a bigger house. You might have even wished for someone else’s talent. Are you comparing yourself with the Joneses or with God’s standards? It took a long time for me to get where I was content with…

  • Parenting/Life

    Hello world!

    I suppose my first post should explain the name of this blog, Love Led Me Here.  Everyone has their traveled road with souveniers along the way. I believe that every bump and hill in that road has molded and shaped us into the person we are today. For some, your bumps may have been a loss of someone, divorce, depression, disappointment, an unexpected change in your career, health issues, marriage struggles, financial difficulties, and the list could go on. Whatever the bumps, hills, or even mountains that were in your life’s journey…you made it through because of LOVE. It was the love of a friend, spouse, or even your family, but MOST of all it was the love of…