I suppose it's ironic that after I post about being content and grateful I get tried. Tested. This morning I noticed that someone (a neighbor) has presumably cashed a check of ours twice. We hired him to do some power washing after he told us about his ill mother and his lack of job. It's … Continue reading love thy neighbor?
**Author's Note: I suppose I need to make a decision on whether or not to blog, journal, notate, create, brainstorm, list, and the like on paper, in journals, in planners, or on a blog. Besides, if I am not going to actually publish these “thoughts,” (which I won’t publish ALL thoughts - too boring…) then … Continue reading On Contentment
Ok, so I'm no expert - I hope if ANYTHING I have established that fact. And if anything, I've probably left you wondering if I am emotionally capable of handling most things (based on my HIGH and LOW posts I seem to share!)... but seriously? Why did I think having one kid was so hard? … Continue reading Just One
Or will they? Yesterday, we were driving to church and this thought popped into my head. Will my husband, family, friends actually miss me? Of course. But perhaps not based on my behavior this past week. I was sour, overtired, sick of breastfeeding, overwhelmed by the piles of laundry and dishes, irritated that I couldn't … Continue reading You’re gonna miss me when I’m gone…
Can we please stop perpetuating "m-mmy w-rs"? Ok, so you know I mean "mommy wars." I hate that phrase. It automatically sets us up to be combative, defensive and have an angle or opinion that might be "controversial." I am so sick of seeing articles about this, and not just those that specifically target women/mommies … Continue reading Peace, ladies.
I came across an article today that referenced "Titus 2" women. I've heard of women embracing Proverbs 31 (great ministry!) but not Titus! Here's what I found: "2 You, however, must teach what is appropriate to sound doctrine. 2 Teach the older men to be temperate, worthy of respect, self-controlled, and sound in faith, in love … Continue reading Titus 2