A Motherhood Story

Overcoming (Working) Mom Guilt

Being a working mom is hard! And I don’t mean because of the extra tasks you have to manage. I have an amazing husband who stays with our little one and does so much around the house. I know I’m fortunate in that. No, I mean “heart stuff” hard. Maybe it’s because I’m not one… Continue reading Overcoming (Working) Mom Guilt


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“Don’t do as I do”

My company’s safety policy includes restrictions on using cell phones while driving. This week they shared a tragic story involving a teen texting while driving. Her father indicated he was reminded of all the times he’d used the phone while driving during her childhood and the unfortunate example that set. During my childhood I heard… Continue reading “Don’t do as I do”

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Hard Weeks and Hopeful Mornings

This was a tough week. Two big things I’d been prayerfully looking forward to were confirmed to not be on the same, overly hormonal, day. Suffice to say, that day pretty well stunk. I’d had a rough few days emotionally already. I was in one of those can’t-control-your-emotions-or-feel-anywhere-close-to-Jesus funks. And one thing I know is… Continue reading Hard Weeks and Hopeful Mornings