Okay, wow, stay-at-home moms with no kids at home. Seriously, the infant and toddler stages really are the dog days. With 8 hours to clean, cook, prepare, blog, and work part-time I feel like a Stepford Wife - a bad one, but still. Uh, have you seen that movie? New or old, the idea is… Continue reading Just a Thursday
If you follow me on Instagram, then you've seen my journal post for today. The story goes a little deeper than just feeling good about having 8 hours to myself. I want to talk about the first day of kindergarten and ease my guilt for not walking my young one to her class. This may… Continue reading First Day of School
I've mentioned before that if you are not following a verse of the day you should. A few weeks ago Philippians 4:5 popped up and the line blew me away: be gentle. I'm not gentle. I've believed the lie that to be gentle you are fake or just naturally sweet, kind, and nurturing. If you… Continue reading Be Gentle
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Motivating kids can be hard and no two kids are alike. Click to hear my method for motivating strong-willed kids.
A few years ago, Jeremy and I went to one of those timeshares meetings for Holiday Inn Resorts. They offered us 100 bucks to listen to their spill and we took it. As we were talking to the salesperson, we realized we are kind of vacation-piranas. For years we have hooked on to other… Continue reading Gatlinburg, TN
Recently, I offered to make a logo for my girlfriend who is moving to Wyoming (and breaking my heart). Of the options I made her, here are the rejects. Her website isn't fully up and running yet, but it will be one to watch. She is honestly the most positive and encouraging person I know.… Continue reading Bison Logos