Admit that something is off balance.   Us women. We are such givers. We give our whole selves to the aid of the people we care about. We nurse and kiss their boo boos. Help them to see the light at the end of the tunnel. Coach their spirit back to life. All the while … Continue reading 5 CHANGES THAT CAN HELP YOU TO KICK ANXIETY AND/OR DEPRESSION

Intentional Faith & Guarded Hearts

Philippians 4:8 Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.   The world is increasingly becoming more fearful, more anxious, … Continue reading Intentional Faith & Guarded Hearts

When Daily Life Becomes Overwhelming

There are so many things I haven’t gotten a chance to do and so many new things that I want to do. I have personal goals, business goals, family goals, marriage goals, goals concerning my kids and on and on. It can be a lot on the soul to be constantly reaching for more apples … Continue reading When Daily Life Becomes Overwhelming

Shame Off You

Back in my pigtail and plaits days there were sometimes moments when I snuck in the fridge to eat cheese or butter or whatever looked like a heavenly piece of yumminess. There were times when I would fight over toys and accidentally hurt the fellow youngin that wanted it as much as I did. There … Continue reading Shame Off You

Waiting For Another Word…

Getting what God has for us is a lifelong process. Keyword being process. We don’t get everything all at once or get better all at once or become some magical all-knowing being. We learn along the way, pick up some things along the way and drop some things along the way. Process. But how do we know … Continue reading Waiting For Another Word…

What Are You Carrying?

The single most distinctive thing that separates women from men is our capacity to carry life. It’s what makes us women. We were born to do this thing. That’s a very special kind of ability that is like no other. We see our bellies grow inch by inch to the point where we are unable … Continue reading What Are You Carrying?

The Push

I have these days when sometimes I wake up with the peace of God surrounding me, like I’m drenched in it.  I love those days. The birds are chirping my favorite song. The kids get out of bed without me having to drag them. The husband is extra sweet with an extra spoonful of honey. … Continue reading The Push