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10 Ways to Enjoy Motherhood & Be a Better Mom

A few months ago, one of my readers sent me a message about a topic that they wanted to see talked about more often, and asked if I would consider writing a post on it. I agreed wholeheartedly with her concerns and have been mulling over this for the past several months. I have decided… Continue reading 10 Ways to Enjoy Motherhood & Be a Better Mom

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Fear – Part 2: Whom Shall I Fear?

In Part 1 of this post, we talked about fear that is negative and not beneficial for us. Today, in Part 2, I want to address something that has been on my heart for some time as well. This post is about fear, but not the kind we discussed before. This kind of fear is… Continue reading Fear – Part 2: Whom Shall I Fear?

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Fear – Part 1: The Not-So-Good Kind…

I have wrestled with writing this blog post for quite some time. Not because I don't know what to say, but ironically, because I know exactly what to say and I struggle with this very issue, day in and day out. This topic keeps coming back to me, time and time again, because I face… Continue reading Fear – Part 1: The Not-So-Good Kind…

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Official First Day! (“Not Back to School” Photo Hop 2012)

This week is our official first week of school! Last week we went on a family vacation to the coast and since it was so adventurous (aka, full of sickness and a hospital visit), I will post more about that later... Although we were all exhausted, the kids were still super excited to begin school!… Continue reading Official First Day! (“Not Back to School” Photo Hop 2012)

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Not Back to School Blog Hop: 2012-2013 Curriculum

Okay! I have been researching, reading and working hard to decide on our final curriculum choices for the 2012-2013 school year and I am proud to say that I have done it! It has all been ordered and we plan to begin school on August 21st. The first week will be pretty light and, in… Continue reading Not Back to School Blog Hop: 2012-2013 Curriculum

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Only a Season

"There is an occasion for everything, and a time for every activity under heaven:" -Ecclesiastes 3 Life is full of seasons. This week I have been reminded of this. Mostly because, for me right now, I am in a trying and sometimes lonely season. Currently, I am mom to a 5 year old, 3 year… Continue reading Only a Season

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Santa Fe Chicken Salad Wraps

I made these last week and they were seriously AMAZING! My husband and children also loved this meal, so it was a WIN! The combo of this chicken salad, red bell peppers, and avocado is delicious! đŸ™‚ Santa Fe Chicken Salad Wraps Chicken Salad: 2/3 cup sour cream 3 tablespoons lime juice 3/4 teaspoon salt… Continue reading Santa Fe Chicken Salad Wraps