Choices, God's Mercy, Intentional Mothering

Being An Undivided, Whole-Hearted Mother.

Last year I read The Mission of Motherhood by Sally Clarkson. It is, by far, one of the best books on motherhood I have ever read. And, when I read it, my soul felt a thrill of joy. Finally, finally, a woman spoke the language of my heart for motherhood. I didn’t feel so alone… Read More Being An Undivided, Whole-Hearted Mother.

Intentional Mothering

Bullet Journaling: Why I’m Never Going Back to Traditional Planners Again.

I love planners. I’m not a good planer per-se, but I love fresh, clean and blank journals all ready to be filled up with words. I need planners, too. Since having kids, this “baby-brain” thing has plagued me no end. {The amount of times I have left my house keys on top of the car… Read More Bullet Journaling: Why I’m Never Going Back to Traditional Planners Again.

Choices, God's Mercy, Intentional Mothering

How Accepting My Limitations Has Brought Me Peace.

“You keep in perfect peace him whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.” ~ Isaiah 26:3 As someone who has struggled with anxiety most of my life, this verse used to bring me a sense of despair. I felt despair because no matter how much I fought to stay my mind… Read More How Accepting My Limitations Has Brought Me Peace.

Choices, God's Mercy, Mummy Wars

One Deadly Sin I’m Turning My Back on in 2016.

  I feel like 2015 was an insecure year for me. I had lots of moments of worrying about what other people were thinking of me, as well as judging others and their decisions or actions. I spent a lot of time feeling insecure and doubting decisions and wondering whether choices I had made were… Read More One Deadly Sin I’m Turning My Back on in 2016.

Choices, God's Mercy, Intentional Mothering

The Top 3 Reasons Why I Want to Homeschool.

The topic of how we want to educate our children is an on-going discussion in our household. We are in the unique situation of having few options. And by few, I mean three. One is a definite no, which makes two: a local Catholic school and homeschooling. The reason why we have so few options… Read More The Top 3 Reasons Why I Want to Homeschool.