I sometimes have dreams that are so vivid, I think my dream actually happened in real life. Like the time I dreamed my friend’s (very kind and patient) husband was physically abusing her. The dream felt so real and vibrant, that after weeks of worrying myself sick, I finally called her and asked her about … Read More about Fresh Perspective for a New Year
I used to love going out on Friday nights. Relaxing over dinner, maybe putt-putting or catching a movie… but after having kids, my favorite thing to do on Friday evenings is get in my cozy PJs and do something relaxing at home! In fact, I was recently at a friend’s house for a Friday night … Read More about Is this you on Friday nights, too?
Have you ever felt really frustrated about chores with your kids? Maybe a bit like a failure as a parent because they just won’t listen at chore-time? I have SO been there (and sometimes, I still am). But those feelings of defeat are unfounded. It’s the enemy whispering in our ear. He wants us to … Read More about THIS is why I train my children (even though it’s frustrating sometimes!)
Hey, friend! You may have noticed that I’ve been a little quiet around here recently – it’s because I’ve been busy preparing something for you! The question I’m asked more than anything else is how I get my kids on board with chores. And, because I want to help you succeed at home with your … Read More about You CAN win the Chore War! (Because you asked…)
In episode 14 of the Next Right Thing podcast, Emily Freeman gently asked the listener, “What do you want?” She then pointed out that Jesus didn’t ask the blind man what he thought he needed, or why he was sick, or what other people wanted for him. He said directly to the blind man, “What … Read More about What Do You Want?