About Shelby Hughes

I grew up in a small cabin built by none other than my parents themselves. They had help here and there, but Dad drew up the blueprint, we moved hundreds of miles away, and they got to work. The home has yet to match the blueprint, but that's no surprise considering that a work of art is never fully finished—just as our lives will never fully finish.


I can remember using kerosene lamps for light, washing and drying clothes outside, hand-pumping water, carrying loads of firewood in from the snow, and chinking between each hand-raised log.


Change was slow and beautiful and paced. And then, one day, it wasn't.


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Episode 16: Unexpected Endings with guest Wesley Hughes

In this episode, my husband shares the story of losing his leg to a skiing accident and his dad to cancer all within 10 years. In the continuing of life, I sometimes forget just how much my man has been through. Yet he lives without complaint, works hard, serves in our local church, and treats me and his little girls like queens. I hope you are encouraged upon hearing his testimony.

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