The Summertime Blues

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There’s something magical about summertime. The hustle bustle of regular school schedules subsides to staying up late and sleeping in. There’s freedom to travel, whether it’s going on a fun vacation, visiting family or doing … Read More

Adjusting Our Expectations

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As a new parent, I didn’t really know any better. But looking back now, I see that I made a rookie parenting mistake: my expectations of myself and my child were unrealistic. I thought motherhood … Read More

Keep On Keeping On!

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“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” – Galatians 6:9 NIV Being a parent is exhausting sometimes, isn’t … Read More

Self-Care Isn’t Selfish

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Raising a family and running a household requires a lot of work, doesn’t it? The to-do list is often never-ending. When you combine that with work, church, school, and extra-curricular activities, the days and weeks … Read More

Money-Saving Christmas Ideas

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The Christmas season is an exhilarating time of year as we celebrate the birth of our Savior. Schedules fill quickly with plans to see friends and family, weekends are filled with parties and pageant rehearsals, … Read More