A sudden income loss can be stressful and send a family into a dizzying downward spiral. Here are 5 things you must do if you’re experiencing a sudden income loss.
These posts will help encourage, grow, and strengthen your faith in Christ.
Turning 40 came and went like any other day in the life of a work-at-home, homeschooling mama. I got up, did my thing, and went for dinner. Age has always just been a number to me. I’ve always felt older than I am, but in a good way. Those I worked with and hang out […]
Several years ago I had to let go of a dream, a deep desire God had given me. It seemed strange to let go of something that God himself planted in my heart yet I knew it was right. I had forgotten the story I told of this letting go until just recently. Now, on […]
In the trenches of everyday life it can seem like your family is falling apart. There are power struggles with strong-will kids, communication breakdowns with your husband, and disagreements over schedules, chores, and money. Many moms wonder how they can create strong family bonds amidst the chaos. Here’s how–>
How often do we struggle in knowing God is in control? When I look over my life I can see Him whispering reassurance that He’s got it yet still I question. Our beautiful black truck and precise plan were another whispering, this time for Brad and me. We had a good plan. Brad diligently searched and […]
You’re a busy mom on a tight schedule. It seems someone always needs your time, attention, and personal space. So how do you get some time of refreshment during this season of life when solo weekend retreats just aren’t in the cards? Find time in the fringe hours.
Goals put God in the driver’s seat, rather than your might. Resolutions are typically off-the-cuff, selfish desires that sound reasonable in the moment. They rely on your will and your might to achieve them. Let’s face it. That’s like putting a cookie before a three year old and telling them not to touch it. […]
I realized something a few weeks ago – I don’t know how to laugh with my son. It’s not that I don’t know how to laugh it’s more like I don’t let myself laugh enough. Yet, laughter and joy are biblical. Joy is a fruit of the Spirit. The Bible talks about laughter and joy […]
Yelling. We don’t want to do it, but we do. The kids aren’t listening, they’re running wild, and you’re at your wit’s end. Yelling seems to be the only thing that gets their attention but then you feel like a jerk. How can you control your mouth? Here are some tips –>
Spring is a time of renewal, growth and new life. Nature awakens from a long winter slumber and for most people, there’s an air of expectation and excitement. Consistently warmer weather means more outdoor activities and much-needed sunshine. Nature’s renewal reminds me of the areas of our lives we often neglect but should be renewing […]