I am Writing An Entire Novel in One Month.

It has been a very long time since I got excited about writing fiction. For a while it became like such a chore and just the thought of it made me anxious. I have had no desire  to write for more than a year now. Then I started playing with the idea of doing National…

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End Of the Year Stress 

Why is it that the end of the year always comes  with its own problems? This is a stressful and drepressing time of the year for many,  and it has sadly personally affected me as well. I’ve heard many bad news from loved ones this month: car accidents, hospitalization, sickness, death, incarceration…you name it! How…

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Friday Motivation: He Called You To Be You

    Psalm 20:4 “May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed.” Opportunities are great but not all of them are for you. Just because an opportunity presents itself to you, it doesn’t mean that you should jump right at it. Stick to your goals. Keep working towards those dreams…

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You Make Motherhood Look So Easy!

Is motherhood as scary as it sounds? For the past couple of weeks, since giving birth to my second baby, I’ve gotten comments such as, “You Make Motherhood Look So Easy!” My first thought was, “What the heck does that even mean?” I received this comment from a mom and from a friend who doesn’t…

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Focus on the Positive. Pray for the Negative.

This morning, I had my quiet moment for about 5 1/2 minutes and then the baby cried. Oh yeah, the baby– since my last post, I went into labor a few days later and had my beautiful baby boy! I will soon be writing the birth story. Going back to my quiet moment, during that…

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