Parenting
August 29, 2017

The Balancing Act

Finding balance is something I think I’ll struggle with forever. I want to do everything perfectly well. I want to be the best mom, wife, employee, business-owner, and friend. I…
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Million Moms StrongParenting
August 4, 2017

The Love Languages of Our Kids

Last summer I took an eight-week women's Bible study course specifically for moms. We talked about parenting, marriage and so many of the ups and the downs as we navigate…
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Parenting
June 19, 2017

Simplify

The greatest mom-advice that I have received to date is to simplify. I have been trying harder to simplify my life, my house, and my routine. When I decided to…
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Parenting
June 12, 2017

Momcation!

I teach a college writing course online. For a few days, I had a conference for all online instructors. I had to get on a plane, fly far away, and…
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Parenting
June 5, 2017

Letting Go

My toddler started Parent’s Day Out two weeks ago and I can’t even handle it. Porter is very clingy and cries when I step outside to check the mail. Being…
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Parenting
May 15, 2017

You are Beautiful. You are Valuable.

Stretch marks, sagging boobs, weight gain, wider hips...oh how our bodies change after baby! I know mine did, a lot! And oh how I have struggled with this. Little back…
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Parenting
April 19, 2017

Joys and Hardships

The days are lonnngggg sometimes! Am I right?! Sometimes they're a breeze and others are spent checking the clock constantly, waiting for nap time and trying to get your kid…
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Parenting
March 29, 2017

Give Yourself a Break!

Let's get real... So life is hard, yes? But it's also great! Being a parent is hard, yes? But also great! I'm not perfect; I don't do all the right…
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