I know, I know. There are all kinds of tips and tricks out there. Stick with me while I offer some unsolicited advice to fellow mommas. These words came to me after a nice, long bubble bath...which means nothing more than this list isn't a reaction to anything, but rather a revelation during some quiet … Continue reading Advice for Young Moms, From a Young(ish) Mom
How many of these declarations have you said or heard recently: I would be much happier if I could lose _____ pounds. Her house looks so perfect. Do kids even live there? I wish my house would look half as nice. I tried another recipe from Pinterest. Fail! And my kids complained about it. Dinner … Continue reading In Pursuit of Perfection
If only there were more hours in the day . . . If only there were two of me . . . I'll never get all of this done . . . If only there were a solution . . . But wait. There is! You won't like it though. In fact, I can already … Continue reading A Radical Solution to a Common Problem
A while back, I wrote about how obedience is hard. It is much easier to disobey the prompts we feel from God on a daily basis than to follow Him. I didn't realize this when I re-dedicated my life to Christ back in 2014. Witnessing the believers around me, life appeared easy. It's not, friend. Jesus never … Continue reading Not Today, Satan!
Back in February, I walked away from Facebook. I deactivated my account and didn't look back! In July, I made a slow return. My grandfather passed away and I found myself logging on to read the heartfelt comments left on my and my family member's posts about my beloved grandpa. It did not take long for the … Continue reading social MEdia
Have you ever been to San Francisco, California? I visited this beautiful city during my early teen years and the fog phenomenon fascinated me. It's mesmerizing to watch the clouds slowly roll back, revealing nature's true intent for the day. The heavy gray roll against the bright blue sky is simply gorgeous! Photo by Patrik … Continue reading The Fog of Motherhood
I was held accountable when a friend posed this question to me. Had I been following my own advice?