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Confessions of a Chronically Sick Mom-Good Mom Wife

Confessions of a Chronically Sick Mom: Being a Good Enough Mom & Wife

The following situations are based on my experiences. Please contact your doctor for any medical advice regarding your personal circumstance. Let me start out by saying that being “good enough” is falling way short in my perfectionist world. I am completely capable of creating a safe and loving environment for my family, even on my […]

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How One Small Change to Our Week Improved Our Marriage

Do you ever wish you could improve the overall “flow” of your household’s hectic schedule? My husband and I recently incorporated “weekly review” meetings to our routine. It’s been a game changer in reigning in our chaotic calendar and keeps us working toward our big-picture goals for our family. Here’s why you should consider adding one […]

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Marriage in Real Life

I am not sure if any part of culture impacts my little girls like Valentine’s Day.  Well, all that Valentine’s Day represents–from film to TV to songs and cupid. It romanticizes love into solely an emotional (and usually shallow) experience. That leaves skewed views on relationships. These images are false and set our kids up […]

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The Happiness Project: 5 Ways to Show your Husband you Love him

I’ve been on a reading frenzy lately. Fiction, non-fiction, historical non-fiction, spiritual, parenting… My bedroom nightstand would look like a cluttered book mess without the help of my trusty Kindle: One of the books I’ve been reading is The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin. (And it’s not pictured because it’s tucked away neatly inside my […]

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