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Thankful, Living in Community, and Life… Currently

Hi friend! I'm so happy you're here. I thought I would take some time to share what's been happening in our little corner of the world. I invite you to ...
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Healthy Snack Hacks for the Busy Mom

You're busy. I hear you! Whether you stay-at-home, work-at-home, or you're a full or part-time working mom... you're busy! Sometimes when we're rushed, we forget to eat healthy. We may ...
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How to Effectively Slay the Laundry Beast

Do you love to do laundry? Or do you look at clothes hampers and laundry machines with contempt? If you need some help in the laundry department, then you may ...
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Are you a fearful Christian? Do you get anxious, worried, and fearful before you go to God? If so, this post is for you! Get sound advice to overcome that fear!

The Best Advice for the Fearful Christian

You read the news and you're scared. Someone you love is facing a health crisis and you're scared. You're facing challenges in a personal relationship and you're scared. Are you ...
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With all the parenting tips, parenting advice, and opinions on how to parent right, there is one very UNEXPECTED parenting lesson that every parent will learn and discover. Do you know what it is?!

The Most Unexpected Parenting Lesson Ever

I'm certain every parent has experienced it... that moment when you pull away from the hospital in your car. You look at your newborn babe who's safely buckled in their ...
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I wonder what I've done with my days. In moments like these I like to dig out my journal and look through my pictures to remember all the moments... big and small. This is what's happening, currently.

The Lump, a Fall Bucket List, and Life… Currently

Happy September friends! Now how did that even happen?! I thought it was time for a life update. This summer has been full of all sorts of things... so this ...
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How to Help Those in Need During Back-to-School Season

The stores are packed with school supplies and the excitement is in the air. Back-to-school season is here! While some families may be singing "It's the most wonderful time of ...
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It may be the hottest trend to let your body hair grow, but here are 5 good reasons to hold tightly onto your razor!

I Will Shave My Pits, Legs, and Nethers

**Originally published on In the Powder Room. Reprinted with permission.** As I scroll through my Facebook feed, I am inundated with images of women proudly touting their long, under-hair locks, ...
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We all make mistakes but did you know that admitting mistakes can make you a better mom?! You don't want to miss this post!

How Admitting Mistakes Can Make You a Better Mom

I don't even know how to begin to introduce Ruthie Gray from Rear. Release. Regroup. Not only is she a dear blogging friend but her most recent book has blessed ...
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Are you a night owl? Are your nights a blur and the chaos runs into the next day? That can change! Do these six things tonight for a better tomorrow!

Do These Six Things Tonight for a Better Tomorrow

What would you say if I told you that a good day actually starts with your evening routine the night before?! It's true! The success of your tomorrow, is impacted by what ...
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We love our children but have you ever thought of how you express love to your children? Check out these seven ways to let your kids know you love them!

7 Deliberate Ways to Express Your Love to Your Children

We love our children. We assume our children know they are loved. Do you ever wonder though, if that message of love gets lost in the daily routines, chores, and ...
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At the end of the day are you burdened, exhausted, and overwhelmed? Do you need to rejuvenate? Here's how to plan the perfect mom retreat in 5 easy steps!

How to Plan the Perfect Mom Retreat in 5 Easy Steps!

At the end of the day when your head hits the pillow, are you burdened, exhausted, and overwhelmed? You're not alone. My tear-stained pillow is evidence of the long days ...
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Your child is sick. It's the middle of the night. You're fumbling in the darkness. Make scenarios like these much simpler to handle by creating a DIY emergency sick bag kit!

How to Assemble an Emergency Care Bag Kit

Groggy, I roll over and notice my husband stumbling out of bed. Someone is crying. I follow him, fumbling through the darkness to my youngest daughter's room. She's sick. The ...
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An Original Gift Idea for a Child: Make a Birthday Box!

We have a special tradition around here. For our girls' birthdays we make a homemade gift. We've had some wonderful gift ideas but this recent one is my new favourite! ...
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I wonder what I've done with my days. In moments like these I like to dig out my journal and look through my pictures to remember all the moments... big and small. This is what's happening, currently.

Trying, Creating, and Life… Currently

It's July?! Already?! I'm stunned at how quickly this year is going by. I thought I would give a little update as to what's been going on... currently. Lake days ...
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