Seek and Find

“You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.” (Jer. 29:13, NIV) “Mama, find me!” my little brown-haired boy exclaims as he runs through the house. I hear the muted pat-pat-pat of his socked feet against the hardwood floors. Our house isn’t very big, so I take my time walking from room to room. I teasingly call out, “Is he in here? No. In [Read more...]

The Most Wasted of All Days is One Without Laughter

It’s spring break in these parts. The kids are sleeping late and doing the things that kids do when they don’t have anything to do. I, on the other hand, am adulting hard. I am working extra shifts and trying to be a boss at mothering in the evenings to make up for the extra work hours. Self-imposed expectations for awesomeness hover so high above my head I can’t even bear it. [Read more...]

5 Questions to Ask When Stuck Between Rest and Perseverance

This week was supposed to be awesome. It is the first full week of the year which means goals and checklists should be in full force. Instead of working on goals, I am simply surviving. A common cold went rogue on me. I have struggled to breathe and stay on my feet. I tend to push through most hardships, my eyes firmly fixed on the finish line. I didn’t have the heart or the energy for [Read more...]

Most Popular Posts of 2015

One year ago, I started this blog. I followed some tutorials, listened to a lot of podcasts, and waded through HTML talk that I still don’t understand. All for the love of sharing this journey of sanctification. I have grown over the past year as a writer and entrepreneur (what the what!). Words like tribe, branding, and platform hold meaning now. What does a writer do when they reach such [Read more...]