Battling Bad Attitudes: Does Your Perspective Need to Change?

There are days, let me just say it, days that I don’t want to be a mom (or I at least want to take a leave of absence). This never seems to be the case when my children are playing together kindly. Even if there are messes everywhere and dinner isn’t anywhere in the works,Continue reading “Battling Bad Attitudes: Does Your Perspective Need to Change?”

Mothering Parties: Don’t Stand Alone in Your Journey as a Mom

From the most ancient times women were sharpened by one another. Skills of daily life were handed down through the living of life together. I imagine it must have been almost seamless as the generations worked together, parented together, worshiped together and interacted with a synergism that we stumble in duplicating today. We are fiercelyContinue reading “Mothering Parties: Don’t Stand Alone in Your Journey as a Mom”

Generational Impact: A Testimony to God’s Faithfulness

( This “article” was actually printed in Above Rubies magazine a few years ago. But, I wanted to take the opportunity to share it here as well. ) Generational impact! I have been challenged to make a generational impact. Last summer we were asked to create a t-shirt design for our family reunion. I hadContinue reading “Generational Impact: A Testimony to God’s Faithfulness”

Prayer Bracelets: A Practical Idea to Remind You to Pray

For years I have told people that I believe in the power of prayer. I have affirmed with my speech that “prayer changes things”. I know in my mind and in my heart that it is true. A few years ago at a ladies retreat, the speaker, Nancy Campbell talked about prayer. She quizzed usContinue reading “Prayer Bracelets: A Practical Idea to Remind You to Pray”