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The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 1W ago

I am weak.

Yep, I said it.Many Christ-followers would NEVER utter those words.They see those words as a negative confession.I learned from the best about positive and negative confessions when I spent ...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 3W ago

Contentment

I think I may have written about this very word before, probably more than once. The word is so daunting to me in these trying days. I keep coming back to it over and over and over again ... "be content, be content, be content."The definition of cont...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 4W ago

Reminders

I remind myself each day to be patient.I remind myself that healing takes time.I remind myself that the only way forward is one step at a time.I remind myself to celebrate the baby steps.I remind myself to treasure each moment we've been given.I remi...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 1M ago

Sunday Mornings

We made it home yet again on Thursday evening. I want this discharge to last so much longer than all the last ones. I want it to last forever. I don't want to go back to that hospital. Is it...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 1M ago

BFFs

That's what La Petite Belle and I have become through this.We were always close, but through these last couple of years, we've become glued together. Of course, this occurred unintentionally, but it's what happens when you're stuck together almost 24...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 2M ago

I wonder.

I wonder if we'll ever have a "normal" life again.I wonder how long it will take for La Pe...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 2M ago

But, then ... Grace.

I feel like I've written about grace a million times on this old blog. Today is no exception because the concept of it blows my mind.Grace = Unmerited FavorEach day here seems to bring more ...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 2M ago

I don't have many answers, but I do know some things.

I finally got a chance to go to church Sunday evening.I have only been to church a handful of times this year. It's just not doable in our current situation. It was Beau's night to stay at the hospital and my Houston friend, Amy, was leading worship....
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 2M ago

Leave your complaining in 2016.

I really don't want this post to come off as insensitive. I know it probably will anyway, but it must be said.I know that people have problems.Some have big problems. Some have small problem...
The Bayou Belles and Their Beau · 3M ago

Others First

Today, I find myself broken again.You'd think there was nothing in me left to break.But, apparently that's not the case.I cried so hard this morning, to the point of vomiting.I guess that ju...