One Thing Our Kids Needed to Know This Tough Week…

This past week was long… that week before Mother’s Day. It seemed everyone was struggling, so many big feelings, so many deep heart needs that expressed themselves in a wide variety of ways, so many old behaviors that only seem to come back at these hard times, sibling fighting, and just that general feeling of… Continue reading One Thing Our Kids Needed to Know This Tough Week…

One Thing to do the Next Time You Feel Overwhelmed (and it’s not self-care! ;) )

I’m over here getting kind of vulnerable tonight about a lesson God taught me quite sometime ago, one that took me ‘ugly crying on the kitchen floor’ to really ‘get’, and one that radically changed the way I view overwhelm. Overwhelmed. I think we’ve all been there. It’s that feeling of “I really can’t stand… Continue reading One Thing to do the Next Time You Feel Overwhelmed (and it’s not self-care! 😉 )

How We Can Help Prevent the Next School Shooting

This has been burning in my soul ever since I read the headlines of the school shooting in Florida. So heart breaking for everyone involved and for all of us on the sidelines looking on. Painful. Scary. Heavy. Heartbreaking. I stand with all those survivors and those mourning the deaths of those they loved. The… Continue reading How We Can Help Prevent the Next School Shooting