when mothering hurts

I have not always had the relationship I enjoy now with my mom.  We have both had to work hard at forgiving one another & leaving the past behind to enjoy our current relationship. She is  a treasure i continue to enjoy getting to know better. 🙂 Nor has being a mother always been smooth sailing. … More when mothering hurts

honor on her

This week we will be visiting my hubby’s mom for mother’s day. We speak fairly regularly by phone when we can, however in order to show her honor we don’t visit too often. Here is a hard lesson I have learned about honor. We can honor a person without honoring their choices. My mother in … More honor on her

Community Chatter

Relevant Magazine recently posted an interesting article (6 Things Every Strong Community Needs) that got my brain pondering: Community Here are their six headings, and my comments. Intentionality Sometimes we have to purpose to become community. And other times, it just happens. This can happen in school, work, church, or your neighborhood. You may have … More Community Chatter