How can Kids be soooooo Persistent and What Can We Learn From it?

Lying down on my carpet, I stared blankly at a picture of a bike on my wall, willing my kids to go to bed. I had resorted to guarding my kid’s bedroom doors to ensure they didn’t come out. All the help that was doing though because I could still hear them fooling around. And [...]

How to Navigate Elementary School, But This Time As a MOM! 8 Things I wished I’d Known

How to Navigate Elementary School, But This Time As a MOM! 8 Things I wished I’d Known

My oldest daughter entered kindergarten, which meant for the first time I was a mom venturing into the new world of elementary school. I was excited and anxious for Thea, but what I didn’t realize was, how nervous I’d be for myself. All of a sudden I was a little girl again trying to fit [...]

6 Reasons why you shouldn’t give up on what God’s called you to do

6 Reasons why you shouldn’t give up on what God’s called you to do

I watched my daughter Thea, who has Mosaic Down Syndrome, work hard to learn how to read. Everyday she picked up a book and practiced. I would always find her off in a corner reading by herself or to her younger siblings. And everyday I saw an improvement. Over less than a year, Thea went [...]

The Church Failed You, But That’s Not The End Of Your Story

The Church Failed You, But That’s Not The End Of Your Story

You grew-up going to church. You learned bible stories like Noah’s Ark and Daniel and the Lions Den. You sang in Christmas concerts and went to youth group. You lived in this bubble, nicely protected by Christian parents, Christian friends. Then you hit high school and it was like your life split into two, the [...]

5 Barriers That Stop You From Making Positive Changes In Your Life

5 Barriers That Stop You From Making Positive Changes In Your Life

I knew I was in a bad relationship, but I chose to stay. I clung onto the hope that it would get better. And it did for a while, until the next big argument happened and the cycle would start all over again. The one where we would make up, it would be good for [...]