My Heart May Burst


Gratitude

My heart is so full, it just might burst! As I shared on Friday, I entered Mother’s Day weekend with low expectations. I just wanted a regular day with our family, even if it meant tears, diapers and interruptions. I did get a weekend with my husband and kids. It was lovely. And real. There […]

May 11, 2015

Embracing The Messy Reality Of Mother’s Day


Family, Gratitude

Mother’s Day is just another day with the people who make us mothers. The reality is, it’s going to be messy. This morning, like every morning, I came downstairs, with three frantic-for-breakfast kids in my wake. The view upon opening the fridge stopped me in my tracks. There, on the middle shelf was a beautiful […]

May 8, 2015

6 Truths For A Mama-Attitude Adjustment When Our Work Feels Unnoticed


Faith, Family

At times, much of my work as a stay at home mom feels unnoticed. IT leaves me in a funk. Even moms need an attitude adjustment. Some jobs are never done. The laundry never ceases, meals do not make themselves and dishes, beds, and bathrooms will be used and require cleaning. And the toys! Here is one […]

March 23, 2015

To the Busy Mom: 10 Reasons to Take Better Care of YOU in 2015


Family

For many, new years is a time for making resolutions. It is a time to reflect and think about how we can be a better person in the coming year. We think about what we need and want, and set goals. I don’t know about you, but one of my main goals every year is to take […]

December 31, 2014

Encouragement for the Weary Mom


Faith, Family

Are you weary? God’s mercies are new every morning. God is ready and able to equip us to respond to whatever comes our way today. Joy comes in the morning.

September 26, 2014