How To Win the Heart Battle: Allowing Love to Conquer Fear

Two emotions drive every aspect of human life. One binds, the other separates. Love draws together. Fear pushes apart....

Waiting On God Can Slay Our Mom Heart

We are the ones who tarry in our decision to trust, willingness to believe, ability to feel gratitude. But...

Raising Teens Made Me a Better Human

(As originally published on HuffPost) The litany of challenges facing teens in today’s modern culture mocks the floodwaters of...

10 Ways the Grand Canyon Gave Me More Perspective as a Mom

Originally published at Parent.co The feeling in my legs disappeared, dragging along the color in my face, as I watched my...

No one tells you how you are going to feel when…

No one tells you how you are going to feel when… Your eyes connect with your newborns for the...
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How To Win the Heart Battle: Allowing Love to Conquer Fear
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Waiting On God Can Slay Our Mom Heart
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Raising Teens Made Me a Better Human
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10 Ways the Grand Canyon Gave Me More Perspective as a Mom
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No one tells you how you are going to feel when…
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This Is Us: An IV Drip for Humanity

This Is Us captures the raw, uncut story of life: colorful, broken, beautiful, imperfect, miraculous, unpredictable, trying, refreshing, scary, magnificent, confusing, wonderful, traumatic, mesmerizing. All the brush strokes on the canvas of universal existence work towards creating a perfectly imperfect masterpiece.

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Getting Our Mind and Heart Put Right – Beatitudes for Parents

Raising kids has a way of stirring the pot of cellular unrest. Learning to see and acknowledge the clutter inside us takes hard work. Which is why God invented S.O.S. pads I guess. Clever guy. And his cleverness goes toe-to-toe with the wisdom instilled in his son. Jesus tells us, “You’re blessed when you get your inside world—your mind and heart—put right.”

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