Motherhood

A Letter to Our Teenagers

A Letter to Our Teenagers

A few weeks ago, a friend's daughter turned 13, and she asked a few women, including myself, to write letters to her daughter about how to navigate the teenage years. Because let's be honest about something here - being a teenager in today's world is HARD.  And being...

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When Life Doesn’t Go According to Plan

When Life Doesn’t Go According to Plan

I had a plan. My plan looked something like this: I was going to send all four of my girls to camp the exact same week so that I could be at home by myself for one whole week. I've been looking forward to this plan for months. I've been dreaming about it in my really...

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When You Need Encouragement as a Mom

When You Need Encouragement as a Mom

Several weeks ago, I wrote a blog post on unique ability. (Click HERE to read the post.) To recap the post, the definition of your unique ability is this: Your unique ability can be defined as the thing that nobody else can do but you. It's the thing that God created...

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Seeing Rejection as God’s Protection

Seeing Rejection as God’s Protection

At the start of every school year, I need to hear the reminders in this post as much for myself as I do for my children.  If you read this post last year, consider reading it again and passing it along to someone who might need to hear these words during this season...

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