This Is Not The Life I Expected…


This weekend my husband and I were talking. My daughter turns 9 this week and it got us thinking. If you had told us 10 years ago, that one day we would have a 9 and a 5 year old, we would have laughed. This is not the life I expected to have. Let me tell you a little story that will help you see

Forgiveness: Why You Need To Let It Go!

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  Forgiveness Forgiveness is the intentional and voluntary process by which a victim undergoes a change in feelings and attitude regarding an offense, lets go of negative emotions such as vengefulness, with an increased ability to wish the offender well. –Wikipedia Something that has come up several times the last few weeks is forgiveness. To forgive or not to forgive? What if? How? But I

Taking a Leap of Faith

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The last time I felt this way was January 2010. I remember it very well. That is when I made the HUGE leap of faith and quit my full time job to stay home with my kids. I was so unhappy and struggling to be a working mom. I had 2 kids in day care and hated going to work every single day. We decided

Wellness Wednesday: How To Exercise With The Kids

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As a work at home mom, I have to be creative in figuring out how to exercise with the kids. On day 4 of the 24 Day Advocare Challenge I started walking! This is HUGE! I am not a physically active person. Suddenly I had the energy and desire to get off the couch and step away from the desk, and go walking. I am NOT running.