The Perfect Book to Bring Your Family Back to Joy

I recently reviewed a dear friend and life coach’s book called the “The Bridges of Chara.” This book is a must read to easily grasp an understanding of our brain’s emotional landscape through an easy to read and enjoyable allegory. If you saw the Disney movie “Inside Out,” then you have an inkling of how […]

Moms Set the Tone for the Home

Moms are like those amazing orchestra directors who can direct sections of musicians with just a swing of a director’s baton.¬†Swish go brush your teeth. Swish go take the garage out. Swish go do your homework. Swish here’s my honey do list, darling. ūüėČ OK, maybe it’s not quite like that but moms do set […]

My One Word for 2016 and Invite to Connect

Let us hold tightly without wavering to the hope we affirm, for God can be trusted to keep his promise.¬†Let us think of ways to motivate one another to acts of love and good works.¬†And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day […]

Want to See God? Then, Embrace the Challenge!

I had no idea what a life truly “undone” could possibly feel and look like until God placed a “real” challenge in my life recently. This challenge was like nothing I’d ever experienced before.¬†Compared to the rest of my life this challenge fully outweighs them all and it only lasted twelve days. I can not […]

7 Ideas to Give Memories Not Crap for Christmas

Do you remember all your Christmas gifts growing up? OK maybe you remember that one thing you begged your parents for but other than that do you really remember any of them? If I ask my kids what they received when they were ten years old, their response will be “IDK!” Ugh, teenagers!!! I would […]