Kaylee Gwilliam lives in Andover, Minnesota. She finds joy in sunsets, reading biographies and historical fiction, singing, and being in nature. She has bounced around the country living in Utah, California, North Carolina and Minnesota, and loves getting to know new places with her husband Jacob and their three kids. She participates in her community Saints Chorale and loves music of all kinds. Life’s experiences have given her the opportunity to teach English to refugees, work with kids in hospitals, volunteer in the youth program through her church, live in the Amazon jungle in Brazil, graduate with her bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah, among other things! As her youngest is almost in school, she is rediscovering her interests and looking for more ways to serve, learn and grow.

Our Family Before Us

Have you ever been the recipient of an inheritance after a loved one has passed away? If we really think about it, every one of us can answer yes. Obviously I’m not speaking only of monetary inheritance. How about personality traits or traditions? What of cultural inheritance or physical attributes? All of that plays into…

My Motherhood Molding

(Trigger Warning: Premature Birth Experience) “We’ll need to transfer you to another hospital. We aren’t equipped for a preemie this small.” Those were the words that drove home the reality of the situation I was in. I had gone in for a routine 30-week check, pregnant with my first baby, and my blood pressure was…