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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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The Greatest Gifts Aren’t In Pretty Boxes

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement Sweet Thoughts on this Christmas Week: Some of the greatest gifts don’t come in packages, but in lab coats instead. For anyone who has ever experienced a bad doctor, you realize with a quickness to cherish the good ones. As I sit here waiting for Kiddo again in this large parking… Continue reading The Greatest Gifts Aren’t In Pretty Boxes

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Rest, Breathe, Repeat

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement Update To Previous Blog Post / “Living My Real” I’m not sure about you, but I for one, am thankful for the weekend to finally arrive. While we still have no resolution to if my daughter will have her health insurance come Monday morning, (see my post, “Living My Real” if… Continue reading Rest, Breathe, Repeat

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Reclaiming Peace When The Storm Blows You Off Course

Credit: @Home. Life. Encouragement Journaling Journey Living with chaos is extremely stressful to me. It takes nothing to blow me off course. Let the winds shift and my sails change direction, and away I go, in totally the wrong direction. For anyone who has followed me for a while, you can tell, based on my… Continue reading Reclaiming Peace When The Storm Blows You Off Course

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Life Is Real, The Struggles Are Too

Just throwing some real life out there.... So all before 7:45am I have the cleanest smelling house in my community. I managed to discover my hot water heater is leaking right after I opened up a fresh new bottle of bleach. As I discovered some wet stuff on some things in my laundry room, I… Continue reading Life Is Real, The Struggles Are Too

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Functionality Reigns in The Chaos

Do you have a to do list that is so long you do not know where to begin? If you do then you are not alone. I have taken this week, that we didn’t have any doctor appointments, to find order in my chaos and peace in my frustrations. I found by making my home… Continue reading Functionality Reigns in The Chaos

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Do Not Focus On The Steps Behind You

Life Changes, The New Journey Ahead This week has been an emotional week as we said a temporary good bye of 2 (possibly 3) years to our sweet friend, who is like family to us. I decided to use her time away to set some long overdue goals for myself to not necessarily rediscover myself… Continue reading Do Not Focus On The Steps Behind You

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No Matter The Pain, You Are Beautifully Made

Journaling JourneyDo you continue to worry over your kids? As parents, I am unsure how you do not. It seems to be bred into us as soon as they are born. Today has been one of those days where I struggled with worrying over my Kiddo. It does not matter how old they become, when… Continue reading No Matter The Pain, You Are Beautifully Made

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Acceptance is Half the Battle

Journaling Journey As I am beginning my day, which has not been an easy one to start, I am feeling a bit better than yesterday, in that I did manage to get caught up on a few things around my home that were weighing heavy on me. As a result, I am not carrying those… Continue reading Acceptance is Half the Battle

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Breathing Through Daily Life

Journaling Journey Sharing The "Real" of Daily Life What will my day look like? I have so much to do. Where do I begin? Do you struggle with this some days? The list is just so long that it is overwhelming to even know where to begin. Today I am feeling overwhelmed by my business.… Continue reading Breathing Through Daily Life