I thought long and hard about this "issue", you know the one where people say homeschoolers are not socialized. How they are super weird and awkward... when you mention homeschooling that's the first thing people ask about but it's the last thing I think about. Now don't get me wrong, children need interaction and the… Continue reading Why we’re skipping the co-op & “socializing” this year
Correction. It feels terrible sometimes. But the Bible says it's GOOD! The Bible says that those that the Lord loves, he disciplines right? Many times it hurts our feelings when we are corrected, err I should say our ego. But I really want to share, One way that hurting your feelings will simplify your walk… Continue reading 1 easy way to simplify your walk with Jesus and why it might hurt your feelings
*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
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.
I want you all to know that I’m thankful for the people who read my blogs. I am not the best at writing on schedule nor am I exciting. I share about the motherhood struggle (like 637373 other moms) and Jesus. I want to share with you a piece of my intimate blogging life. As… Continue reading Not pretty enough for this blogging thing.
I woke up today feeling a bit off, I realized I haven’t spent any good time with God in the last month. By good time I mean I'm choosing to clean/organize/post on Instagram/ watch shows (being Martha) over spending time with him (Choosing Mary). I feel so guilty when I realize that I've wasted time… Continue reading The instagram Christian mom lie
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
Recently I was sent not one but three lengthy messages from others who said my life was perfect and how this and that and how they wished this and that... here is the problem.. my life is not perfect. If you've followed this blog or my Instagram this year you'd know how hard it's been… Continue reading Life is not perfect, but God is and that’s good enough for me.
Last night I took this picture of Evelyn. I cried and I woke up so sad. I have to tell you guys something, when I was 16 I became a mother and man I was a terrible one. Not that I'm a perfect one now but I have Jesus now who helpes me. No really... you… Continue reading When my child didn’t trust me, and how God helped me fix it
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.