It’s a Contest – and YOU Can Win! ENDS TONIGHT!!!!

Who doesn’t love a contest, right? Especially when you can win something that is life-changing! I am all about contests, and as an overachiever, I often come out on top when I play along ;) I have just laid out my roadmap for this very blog for the next year, and there are so many exciting places … [Read more...]

Monday’s Walk in the Word 12/7

It's Monday again, which means that we have a whole new week to make our own. We have a blank canvas, a new beginning, and a new start. I am looking forward to putting the past week behind me, and I guess I am filled with hope at what is to come. God can make all things new, He can heal the … [Read more...]

Monday’s Walk in the Word

Mondays set the tone for the entire week. Monday is the anchor point that greatly affects whether the week ahead goes smoothly or if a poorly run Monday gives way to a stressful week. Focusing on something positive is a great way to ensure that you have done what you can to have a great week. For … [Read more...]

Monday’s Walk in the Word 11/16

In our family, we are just entering into our busiest season, which has challenges for many reasons. The house becomes a place to come and unload a bunch of stuff in-between two events, and it doesn’t take long for things to pile up with no one here to tend to them. We have been working like crazy … [Read more...]

Thursday’s Walk in the Word 11/12

I chose a verse on rest for today because we have been so busy these past few weeks and we are all feeling weary. We have had long days filled with endless activities, often things that overlap, and it has been something nearly every day. We have had late nights, which is so tough for all the little … [Read more...]

Monday’s Walk in the Word 11/9

There is nothing that is more important in the life of a family than living with one another in an understanding way. There is also nothing that is more difficult to do than this. Mondays are always a little bit off for us as we again adjust to being back into the swing of activities and more rigid … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget!

Did you miss by Ebook when it was free? Don't forget, you can get the first three chapters for FREE by subscribing here if you haven't already done so! That way you can see how you like it. It's only $3.99 to purchase the whole Ebook if you decide it's a good fit for you. In addition, when you … [Read more...]

A Realistic Action Plan For the Weary Mom

A Realistic Action Plan For the Weary Mom is here! Even better, starting today, my book is FREE through Monday. If you are a mom who has struggled with feeling overwhelmed, struggling to juggle being a mom who stays home or a mom who works, battling depression, or wondering how to balance it … [Read more...]

Thursday’s Walk in the Word 10/29

Friends are so important in our lives, aren’t they? I don’t know where I would be without my friends. Obviously being female, I get girls and friendships, but boys and their friendships baffle me. Girls can be so fickle at times, but from the experience of my oldest son who is nearly 13, boys can … [Read more...]

Monday’s Walk in the Word 10/26

Sometimes it is so easy to judge others based on assumptions. Whether it is an assumption based on where someone lives, the way they dress or something else about their appearance, or as moms, about the behavior of our children, it seems that we are under the assault of judgement from all angles at … [Read more...]

Thursday’s Walk in the Word 10/22

When life gets difficult, our faith doesn't have to be difficult. We can cling to simple promises that comprise the fundamentals of our faith. The verse I chose today reminds us that in everything, we give thanks, we rejoice, and we never cease in our prayers. Even when all we can pray is "please … [Read more...]

Thursday’s Walk in the Word 10/15

Are you ready for our walk in the word today? How crazy is it that it is already Thursday?! Are you ever overcome by worry? I am at times, and worry has really set in for me lately. If you follow me on Periscope, I have shared there that six people I know have been diagnosed with … [Read more...]

Thursday’s Walk in the Word 10/8

This is such a powerful verse. It reminds us that our eyes are the windows to our heart and soul, and that we need to be ever so careful about what we spend time looking at. This is a strong reminder that if our eyes fall on sinful things that are of the darkness, then our body will be full of … [Read more...]

Monday’s Walk in the Word 10/5

Are you feeling tired and weary? Are you looking for some encouragement in getting your week off to a great start? Me, too, and this is one of my favorite verses for that. This was actually something that we said in church as a benediction for awhile, so I know that young kids can memorize this … [Read more...]

Thursday’s Walk in the Word 10/1

This is such a great verse. So often we go about our day leading, guiding, training, modeling, and correcting our children, but do we pay attention to when we might take all of that just a bit too far? Just as we can be a "leaky faucet" in regards to our husbands, we can also be one to our … [Read more...]