Why being busy is hurting you

*phew* Life can get so crazy sometimes... all the time. With all the rushing and busy schedules that we shouldn't have, we find ourselves in a place where we feel so lost. Without peace. Do you feel so overwhelmed? Like you want to run away from all the noise? Like you just.cant.do it anymore? Simplicity.… Continue reading Why being busy is hurting you

I want more… I mean less.. wait.

It’s so easy to get lost in a world filled with advise. It’s so easy to get consumed by the amount of things we have at our fingertips. It’s so easy to waste time when we have gadgets that take us anywhere we want. It’s easy to start comparing when you have social media to… Continue reading I want more… I mean less.. wait.

The motherhood of all series: Meghan

Meghan lives with her husband and 5 children in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She homeschools while running her website and home-based businesses. They are excitingly due with Yancy baby #6 in April 2018 and decided to host 3 teenage International students for the year. You can find us cruising around in our 12-passenger van and enjoying the… Continue reading The motherhood of all series: Meghan

Why I’ll always take breaks from social media 

It's 3am, I'm sitting here on my couch as everyone sleeps. I feel this urge to just be awake... I open my devotional and read about how Jesus withdrew himself to pray all the time. He didn't wait for the sabbath or a "special time", he took breaks to pray and took breaks from his… Continue reading Why I’ll always take breaks from social media 

Little prayers for help 

Today I'm feeling extra thankful for Gods plan of salvation for us.  The last 2 weeks have been filled with human happiness and gatherings around our table to share meals but in all of that I have not read my scripture, it is so easy for me to do "good deeds" and think it's equivalent… Continue reading Little prayers for help 

How I learned to love myself.

Today as I write this, I know I will push many buttons and people might not even finish reading this. I thought long about writing this and I've come to the conclusion that we need to realize we are being fed lies as woman of God. From people who claim to love God. On my… Continue reading How I learned to love myself.

Asking for forgiveness, for not forgiving.

Lately I have not been able to sleep well. My thoughts swim in a current of memories I wish I could forget. If I could just forget them, I'd be able to move on. I feel a heavy weight on me, like that of an elephant sitting on my chest. My breaths are short, my… Continue reading Asking for forgiveness, for not forgiving.

As they fall asleep, praise.

"What can wash away my sin? Nothing but the blood of Jesus; What can make me whole again? Nothing but the blood of Jesus." My girl's sang as their eyes slowly fall into a deep sleep, and their voices fade into a peaceful silence. Do you guy remember that post I wrote about using my phone… Continue reading As they fall asleep, praise.

Why we love bullies 

My daughter started school September 1st this year as a kindergartener, she was so excited and so thrilled, that is until her first day was over. I realized she looked sad and I asked how it went, if she made any buddies... Her response is one that boils any parent's blood. "A girl pushed me,… Continue reading Why we love bullies 

Why I believe in Jesus Christ 

My last post about my sins as a Christian child inspired me to share with you another intimate post. .Why I believe in Jesus Christ my savior. As a young child I knew there was a God. Not because my parents beat it in to me or "brainwashed" me as many would say, but because I had… Continue reading Why I believe in Jesus Christ