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Tag: priorities

Ditch Your To-Do List for a To-Be List

On any given day, you could come to my home and find a “To Do” list. I sometimes base how my day has gone on whether or not this list is completed. A while ago I was reading Jennifer Rothschild’s Bible study on Hosea. In it she challe... Read More »

Not a Morning Person

You can ask my best friend whom I have been friends with since I was about six years old. I was the definition of “not a morning person.” In high school and my first year and a half of college, my alarm clock (yes, the old fashi... Read More »

The Hurry-Free Life

This summer was a unique, but amazing, one for our family. Our church blessed my husband and me with a two-month sabbatical, which we enjoyed to the fullest. Instead of spending it in our hometown, we decided to take our seven, six, and two... Read More »

Help! My Family’s Schedule is Running Me!

Dear Dottie, When I became a stay-at-home mom 6 months ago, I thought I’d have more time with our three kids. But between the tasks I now do at home (more meal prep, less eating out) and several ongoing activities (violin lessons, soccer ... Read More »

2017, Year of Priorities Not Resolutions

Are you viewing 2017 through the lens of the media or the Word of God? The media reports that, among other things, family values are crumbling, lawlessness is rampant, the weather system is producing unprecedented damage, the education syst... Read More »

When I Doubt My Decision To Be a Stay-At-Home-Mom

Y’all, I’m gonna be real… Being a fairly young, fairly new mom, the repercussions of my decision to primarily stay home from outside work to raise my son are still fresh to my heart. And there was a recent period of time where I r... Read More »

Resolution. . .Get Organized in 2015!

As you approached 2015 were you thinking about changes you wanted to make in your life? Was one of the changes to become more organized? Perhaps frustration immobilized this resolution because you didn’t know where to start. Perhaps you h... Read More »