As I scrolled through Facebook the other day, I stumbled upon a piece about large families. It was an outline of things you should never say to a mama of many. All of the expected, regular comments were there including that old zinger “how do you AFFORD all these kids?! Weddings! College! Groceries!?!”
I do wonder that myself sometimes, actually! When the appliances all seem to need to be replaced at the same time and multiple kids need braces at once, I really do start to wonder! When it all falls into place and we make it through to the other side, I know that what I really need is to start having more faith. God hasn’t left me high and dry yet.
He always provides. Of course, that doesn’t mean that He always sends a bigger paycheck, though, does it?
I’m over at Catholic Sistas today, chatting up all things big family and the crazy life these monkeys give us. Head over to read the rest … and join to conversation in the comments here or there!