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August 3, 2017

What’s Your Clutch?

Transition is defined as the process or a period of changing from one state or condition to another. Often, I think we think of transition like […]
August 3, 2017

Don’t Give Up. You are almost there.

  Transition. In natural birth, this is the phase where the pain level gets to the point where you have done all the visualization, breathing, praying […]
July 31, 2017

I feel anxious…

Tonight I feel anxious. I’m not sure why but somehow I’m worked up and I hate it. How do I find my way through this? How can […]
July 26, 2017

When God’s Invitation Seems Crazy

  Sometimes God invites us to do things that seem strange. Illogical. Perhaps even a little bit crazy. Think about it. He asked Abram to leave […]
July 18, 2017

Letting Lies Go

We carry lies around in our pockets like heavy stones. They weigh and slow us down, keep us from running the race set before us. In […]
July 11, 2017

Isolation vs. Insulation

I have felt isolated most of my life in one way shape or form.   Sometimes it has been self imposed other times it has come via […]
June 27, 2017

A Little Pointer

Picture this. Big girl is in the kitchen. Mom is sitting at the table. Little sister is standing next to big girl. Big girl goes to […]
June 20, 2017

The Curse of Unforgiveness

Forgiveness is a practice. Like exercise or implementing a new habit. Like a muscle the ability to forgive becomes stronger and more reflexive with use, as does the […]
June 12, 2017

Let’s Talk Parenting

How does brain research inform parenting?  According to Dr. Daniel Siegel, a leading researcher in the fields of mind development and parenting,  a better understanding of […]