About CDJ


"I am a very fun girl. I am a very fun girl." I repeat this mantra to myself (and others) as if to force it into reality. The truth is: I am a low-tech cave dweller who appreciates the beautiful confines of a well-established rut.




I live somewhere between mundane motherhood and frenzied fun. My handsome husband and seven fabulous kiddos keep life interesting. Amid all the comfy commotion, I feel the love of God. I see His hand at work in my life and in the world around me.






Though my days are not characterized by calm stillness, my heavenly Father is molding my character. I pray for opportunities to be still and know Him. And meantime I rest in His promise that along life's way, I can be...

Certainly Discovering Joy.