Peace for the Frazzled and the Frenzied

I was all amped up last night. I couldn’t go to sleep because I was thinking about ALL THE THINGS. And somehow at the late hour of 11pm, I felt like it was really time to solve it all. Public school, private school, home school? What to get my Secret Santa? What to tell my […]

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This small loaf, this small house

Dear Reader, as a professional home-body and home-maker, it is my opinion that all the best things happen at home. Home is a gift from the Lord, whether it’s large or small, in good repair or disrepair. And because God is Sovereign, I know that where my home is, and how it is set up, […]

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Confessions of a Recovering Perfectionist

——-Some of you have read this post before when it was a page, but since I am revamping my blog I had to take down the page and wanted to make sure to re-post it for you all here. Enjoy this snippet of my story! I’m working on some new content for you all and […]

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How to let Hope move your feet, instead of fear.

  “Mommy,” she sniffed, “That little girl doesn’t want to play with me. She told me to go away! I was just trying to make a new friend…” my three-year-old trailed off with tears in her voice as she sat on my knee at our local play place. My mother heart broke at the rejection […]

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“Courage, dear heart.”

You know that feeling, when you chest feels tight and your head feels numb? Where your thoughts run in sluggish circles, even while your heart is hammering away in your chest like a race horse. I felt like a scrooge, or like one of Shakespeare’s over dramatic heroes as I pulled onto the highway, glaring […]

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He Knows you in your Friday season

It seemed to come out of no where; this morning over the breakfast table. She remembered something they had been talking about in her class at church last Sunday. She burst out, “Mommy, I don’t like it when Jesus dies.” Like such an immediate answer to my weary heart at the breakfast table; that statement […]

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Baking Bread

My feet have left the ledge. It’s not the ledge I thought it was either; though I know it was the one I was waiting for regardless. I’ve prayed many times the fateful prayer, that God would teach me to become fearless, by faith. He has faithfully answered. The day after I wrote my last […]

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Confessions of a Recovering Perfectionist

Hey all! I’ve been working on something for you this past week, and truthfully I’ve been working on it a lot longer than that. So head on over to my NEW about page, now entitled, Confessions of a Recovering Perfectionist. And stay tuned for my next post, Ten things Every Perfectionist should Know. In His […]

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