Our 2017 Christmas letters went out… on Dec. 22nd. So think of them as Boxing Day letters. Or maybe New Years letters. Anyway, here it is… ~~~ The picture is ruined! Ahhhh Christmas photo time. Such fun. Getting our 4 kids to look at the camera at the same time, and appear pleased about it,… Continue reading when your Christmas picture is ruined
I see it in your eyes. Christmas is coming and it’s hard. You’re already thinking, GIRL! It is too early for this dang post! But hey, the stores already have their displays up. It makes you want to hide or run and scream. It makes you bitter. It makes you suddenly feel like you’re on… Continue reading when Christmas hurts you
Hi friends! Can I ask you a favor? If you have about 5 minutes to spare, could you please take this quick survey?! I am thinking through some needed changes to my blog! No signups or spam, from what I can tell. And I won’t know what you answered and hold it against you! haha. Your… Continue reading Help me, Obi-wan… I mean you!
How much space do you rent out to shame in your mind? Like Full Shame. The shaved head, let’s get crazy shame that infects and inflicts pain on your entire body and anyone around you? Stop renting to shame. Evict that sucker and change the locks. We have understood shame a lot better in recent… Continue reading how not to go Full Shame
(Click here for Part 1 and Part 2) . That your pain and sorrow will be turned to joy. This sounds like the best thing I’ve prayed for so far, right? Sounds good. Well, it is… eventually. The process of turning pain and sorrow into joy can be the worst. It’s a necessary process. Seeing… Continue reading you don’t want me to pray for you – part 3