Encouragement Category

What Motherhood is Teaching Me

There are some lessons I’ve learned over the last ten years of motherhood. Some things  have been easy to roll with, and some things have rolled over me. As mothers, don’t we all have an idea of the kind of Mom we want to be? It can be a rude awakening when the real you is staring […]

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When the Weather Shifts

When you’ve seen numbers like 6 ° and 7 ° on your weather app recently, waking up to 66 ° is like waking up to a dream come true. Don’t get me wrong, I actually love winter, but there was something about walking out onto the porch this afternoon, breathing in the fresh warm air, […]

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When I am Weak

“To my best mom! Have you heard? I use your weakness to turn you strong.”  My oldest daughter was six years old when she wrote that note and left it on my nightstand. I remember standing there reading those precious misspelled words, thinking, “Then I should be the strongest person in the world.” If weak […]

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