Author Archives: Ashley Pierce

What is purity? As a Christian, my mind immediately thinks of the spotless lamb. No one can truly be pure because no one is perfect and without sin. I’m not here to preach at you, though, so let’s consider some synonyms of purity from the dictionary: virtue, morality, goodness, honesty, integrity, and decency. As a…

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It Takes A Village

Have you ever heard the saying “it takes a village” in reference to raising children? Well, I never knew how true that statement was until I moved back to my hometown as a single mom. Moving home newly divorced was mortifying. I was truly embarrassed by my situation. You see, I had serious pride issues…

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I don’t think that most people really ever plan on being a single parent. Growing up I always dreamed of growing old with my spouse, watching our children have children, and living in this amazing colonial house with a white picket fence. What can I say, I’m old fashioned (sorry not sorry for wanting to…

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