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Know What Matters

Have you ever had one of those days? Everyone says “it’s going to get easier.” They say it will pass or tell you things like “that which doesn’t kill you, only makes you stronger.” But sometimes it doesn’t get easier and you don’t feel stronger…

September 11, 2015
enough is enough
Encouragement life lessons


I confessed on Tuesday that I feel guilty when I don’t have a “crazy weekend” to report. When the other moms are describing their frenzied pace of soccer games, dance recitals and birthday parties, I feel like a slacker if I say we spent…

May 14, 2015
Encouragement life lessons

Why I Love Being a Mom

As I tucked her in this evening, Brynna looked at me and said, “Mom, I’m sorry about Mother’s Day. I told you I’d do everything for you, but I guess you kind of still did everything.” I pulled her close, hugged her tight and…

May 10, 2015