I've seen other bloggers do 5 things on Friday or some other variation of this "update" bulletin, but 7 is a holy/Biblical number, and I have a lot on my mind... so let's see what happens in the next 10 minutes or so. 1// I'm due in one week (and being induced sooner than that). … Continue reading 7 Things Saturday – 12/3
*note: another hand-written journal entry from a couple of months ago. forgive the back-dating as I catch up* I was in the shower the other night when a thought struck me - as a society, as women, as moms, I think everyone is playing the short game. We, the people, focus in on the here … Continue reading Long Game
Note: I wrote this note to myself a while back (with pen and paper - imagine!), and I never published it. Back-dated to 5/9/16 Dear Stephanie, Yes, I used your first name in full. This is serious. Pay attention. You are a good mom. Stop telling yourself otherwise. Smile. Be grateful. Do stuff. Have some … Continue reading Dear Me
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
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