Encouragement · Motherhood

A Safe Haven For Our Children

I’ve been a mama for five-and-a-half years now. Raising both biological and adopted children has taught me so much about openness, respectfulness, and the importance of one’s story. I know full well of my own story and what life has taught me but at times I can’t help but carry the weight of my children’s stories. I… Continue reading A Safe Haven For Our Children

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Obedience in the Little Things

Have you ever done something that gave you a life-giving, purposeful feeling? Maybe it made you even think, “I was made for this.” For some, it’s making artwork, biking, teaching or singing. For me, it’s motherhood. My dream has always been to be a mom. I vividly remember begging Robbie during our first year of marriage if we… Continue reading Obedience in the Little Things

Encouragement · Motherhood

3 Ways to help YOU become a more Effective Mom

Sweet mama friend, if you are reading this then you get what it’s like to raise little people. You know the ins and outs of motherhood and you are most likely in the thick of it. We could probably spend hours at a coffee shop chatting and sharing stories about our children. We would laugh about the… Continue reading 3 Ways to help YOU become a more Effective Mom

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A Lesson To Our Children: Your Words Have Power

Our words. They carry so much weight. They have a way of lifting people up or tearing people down. How we use our words can often be seen in our interactions with loved ones or noticed on our social media accounts.  Our words have power and they matter. In simpler terms, our words can do a lot… Continue reading A Lesson To Our Children: Your Words Have Power

Encouragement · Motherhood

How to Teach your kids To Show Value to People

Have you ever heard the phrase, “Kids say the darndest things.”? Many people are familiar with the show named after this that came out in the mid 90’s. Did you ever see it? If you have, then you know it’s absolutely hilarious. It was a show filled with a compilation of videos featuring little kids… Continue reading How to Teach your kids To Show Value to People

Encouragement · Motherhood

The First Step to Thriving as a Mom

I am so excited to announce that my dear friend, Keri is guest posting today. She is an amazing writer who encourages women to choose intentional and joyful living. She is an inspiring blogger and her writing is so relatable. She has a unique way of immediately drawing readers in. She has encouraged me so… Continue reading The First Step to Thriving as a Mom