(Here are 4 of our 6 children on an August morning…)
I’m so glad you’re here.
I’ve been hoping you would stop by and find something up-lifting and helpful here.
You need to know that I’m only 14 years into my motherhood journey. I have a limited view. Our home life is very typical and each person in my family is only human after all – with strengths and weaknesses, joys and sorrows – and in great need of Jesus’ love, forgiveness, and grace.
Along the way, I’ve benefited so greatly from God’s guidance, my mom’s wisdom, and wisdom from other people. I love to share these insights here on my blog, on my YouTube channel… anywhere I can offer encouragement to people like you who want to love and nurture children, too.
I’m cheering you on!
Half the Distance and Twice as Far: On the Inevitable Sacrifices of Motherhood
You Really Just Had to Be There
This Truth About Motherhood May Be a Game-Changer
How to Successfully and Peacefully Breastfeed Your Newborn at Night
Motherhood: I’m Going to Savor It
The First 7 Years: What Really Matters in Early Childhood
Ten Tips for a Happy Toddler
Do You Want to Train Your Kids in Kindness?
Got a Whiney Child? Here are 2 Things That Helped Us
Kids Cry a lot: And What the Gospel Has to Do with It
Kids Laugh A Lot: Build a Happy Home
Motivate Your Kids Without Bribery, Candy, or Charts
Tired of Playing Tug-of-War with Your Child? Try This.
Backyard Baseball: No More Ghost-Runners (Motherhood Hack)
2 Superpowers for Every Kid: “I Can Go First.” “I Can Go Last.”
The Birthday Book: The Answer for That Ever-Growing Stack of Greeting Cards
How to Get Your Life Back from Distraction, Depression, and Distance
Children of any age:
When Your Child Doesn’t Love You
We Changed the Way we Talk About Sex with our Kids
Especially for you, Mom:
Mom, Your Degree and Career are Worth Every $
As We Empty Ourselves for God, He Will Fill Us
The #1 Thing We Can Learn from Mommy-Guilt
When Ministry Happens in Fits and Starts
Remember the Dream, Mama: A Whisper of Encouragement for When the Days Drag On
What it Takes to Float: Motherhood
Motherhood Is Good for Women
When You Feel Invisible, You Glorify God
Approach Motherhood Like Med School
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