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Gratitude Through Blessings and Hardships

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement Gratitude Can Be Hard During Difficult Seasons Happy Thanksgiving Friends! I hope today is one that is full of sweet blessings and the making of sweet memories. I am, however, mindful of the many who are struggling despite it being a holiday. If you are one who is struggling, I will… Continue reading Gratitude Through Blessings and Hardships

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Gratitude Comes in Big and Small Ways

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement With Thanksgiving knocking on our door, I am inspired to be mindful of being more thankful for the little things around me. Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.Robert Brault One of the little things that comes frequently to mind… Continue reading Gratitude Comes in Big and Small Ways

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Cultivate What is Yours Instead of Being Envious of What is Not

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement “The grass is not greener on the other side, instead, take the time to tend your own.”Unknown Author Before you envy the life of others, take time to tend to yours because you have no idea what is hidden in theirs. Unfortunately, we find it easier to be frustrated with our… Continue reading Cultivate What is Yours Instead of Being Envious of What is Not

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Wisdom Prevails While Pride Destroys

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement This was my daily email Bible verse for today. “Pride only breeds quarrels, but wisdom is found in those who take advice.”Proverbs 13:10 Is this an area you are struggling with in your life right now? If the answer is yes, try making a conscious effort to break this cycle. I… Continue reading Wisdom Prevails While Pride Destroys

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Giving Our Children Our Time

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement I spent the afternoon helping my daughter get ready for her preschoolers this week. I did not have this help as I grew up, and because I didn’t, it is my intention to help her as long as I am able to do so. She made some fall and Christmas play… Continue reading Giving Our Children Our Time

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God Sees You Today

Stand tall and smile. Stand tall and smile! For all who are over worked and under appreciated, know God sees your loyalty and dedication whether those around you see it or they don’t. Work for Him today instead of those around you while knowing He will give you the strength to get through the day.… Continue reading God Sees You Today

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Waiting In The Shadows

Waiting is the life of a mother. We wait for our kids to come along. We wait for them to be born. We wait for them to go to school. We wait for them to graduate from high school. We wait for them to graduate from college. We wait for them to get married. With… Continue reading Waiting In The Shadows

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Grab Your Paintbrush and Create Your Masterpiece

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement Life can get crazy and out of control. All too many times we give others the power to run our lives. “Don’t hand your paint brush to anyone else, you are the artist to your own life.”Unknown Author We let our families, our kids, our jobs, and our extracurricular activities rule… Continue reading Grab Your Paintbrush and Create Your Masterpiece