Easy Simple Self-Care

Anyone else hear the words self-care and automatically think bubble baths and glasses of wine? Now I am not against those things, not at all. But life doesn’t really give a lot of time for long bubble baths. If I had a nickel for every time I’ve ended up knocking my wine glass in my […]

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Words and Books

I sat at my kitchen table a few days after Christmas waiting for a word. You know, a “word” that I can run after and base my whole year around. Something to set the tone for this year, to claim, to post on social media (Ya’ll know what I mean). A word. I got Nope. […]

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Summer Must Haves and Giveaway

Everyone is gearing up for summer break where the days are long and hot, kids are running a mock and mommy’s and daddy’s get a little twitchy. But for us, not much of our day to day changes. Its kind of the joy of homeschooling. My kids still play for hours outside, coming back sweaty […]

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Quiet time confessions

Some of my favorite moments are curling up in a big chair in the early mornings with a hot cup of coffee, my bible and journal. In those moments words pour out of my heart and head on to the pages. Writing through verses, prayers and breaking through what God is saying to me has […]

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Rest and an ebook

Last summer was hard, like running around not being able to breathe, kind of hard. I felt like I couldn’t catch my breath. It took me a while to realize I was running not just on empty but on crazy. I was so busy with to do list, goals and life changes that I didn’t […]

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Dear exhausted you

Dear you, I need you to breathe, to stop just for a few minutes and listen. Really listen. Not skimming the page looking for a 145 character quote, but really listen. Stop the spinning to do list because this is more important. You have been bouncing from busy to breaking for far too long. Your […]

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Enough

A few years ago I had a really hard time. I was struggling with finding my place, my identity in this world. I think most moms go through it, wondering if they have a label more then MOM. Actually I think all of us go through this unsettling feeling of wondering if there is more to me then, […]

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