Category Archives: Biblical Womanhood

When Mother’s Day is Painful

I know I’m supposed to be taking a blog break right now but I can’t NOT post on Mother’s Day. The reason I can’t stay is away is not because I need to wish mothers a wonderful day and tell … Continue reading

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A Change of Tone

I was talking to a friend recently about my blog. He mentioned it’s been neat to see the change of tone here reflecting the change of tone in my life. I kept thinking about that phrase after he said it … Continue reading

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Margin: Creating Space in a Busy Home and Heart

One of the biggest things that has changed since becoming a parent is the amount of margin in my life. This is something I’ve been learning about the past year or so and wrote a few blog posts on rest … Continue reading

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Natural Organization… Or Not

One recent thing I have learned about myself is that I am not a naturally organized person. Honestly, I like to think of myself that way. It sounds so nice doesn’t it? But the thing is, I’m an organized person … Continue reading

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Quieting the House, My Heart and My Life

I finally got around to taking down my summer decorating and putting up the autumn ones. In the midst of this, there’s a decoration free moment – an empty mantle, pillow-less couches, a long, bare table – what my favorite … Continue reading

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Take the Dang Compliment

This may seem like a silly thing, but one of my biggest pet peeves is when you compliment someone and they downplay it. “Your house is so beautiful!” Response – “Oh it’s a complete mess right now. I need to … Continue reading

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On Flops and Failures

Baking is my favorite hobby. Because of that, I do it A LOT. I make a few recipes that are to die for. And I’ve made more than a few recipes that were not great… and some that were just … Continue reading

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