Niki enjoys chronicling her random thoughts about God in a humorous and transparent way at PlantedontheRock.blogspotcom. She is also the co-editor and a regular contributor at SecurelyTransparent.blogspot.com where women are able to share and reveal HIS stories through their lives. Niki is married to Mario and they have five children. Their oldest son is serving in the U.S. Army and is stationed in Alaska. Niki will be leaning heavily on the Lord as her son leaves the safety of the U.S. to serve in Afghanistan. That leaning on the Lord becomes even greater as they home educate their four younger children and navigate the path of phonics, geography, mounds of laundry, stacks of dishes, and never-ending questions of "why?". Niki's current prayer is "Lord, open my eyes to see". To see . . . His grace, those in need, the lost, His blessings, and . . .