You Can Do This!

The week ahead will not be without its challenges. But, you can do this!

When Your Heart Breaks for a Friend

We all know someone who’s hurting. How do we care for them and help them know they’re not alone? Recently, an old family friend shared the sad news of her miscarriage via Facebook. She is a young mom whose mother once comforted me many years ago — fifteen, in fact — when I had my […]

Be Kind

There are so many opportunities to misunderstand, hurt folks with our words, or overreact.

What do you do when you’re running on empty?

It’s normal to feel tired from time to time, but what if you feel like you are running on empty?

All in, All the Time

Are you “all in”? Are you fully living the moments you find yourself in or are you trying to do too many things at once?

Just Do the Best You Can

Just Do the Best You Can – Just do the best you can with the tools and information God has given you.

Perspective & the To Do List

The Plague slowed me down this year and last year, and the year before that, too. And that is probably all well and good. We all need a little perspective sometimes when it comes to our Christmas “to do” lists. The following post was written four six years ago when we were reeling from the death of my mother-in-law. […]

When It’s Good to Be Discontent

It is good to be content with what we have, but sometimes dissatisfaction is totally okay. I’ve always struggled with materialism. I grew up with the idea that the more you had, the better you were. It’s been hard to fight that mentality, but I’m getting a handle on it slowly. I’ve found the accumulation of […]