How my chaotic soul survived Hurricane Irma's threatening impact. Tips on reviving, replenishing, and flourishing your mama heart in Christ, even in chaos.

How my chaotic soul survived Hurricane Irma’s threatening impact

Last week, my husband and I loaded up our motor coach and headed to Florida, never suspecting Hurricane Irma’s threatening impact.  I was ready to get refreshed, renewed, and refocused, beachside. Well, that turned into a hurricane nightmare. The previous week, I had a telephone conversation about thriving and refocusing with my blogging friend, Marva, who lives in the British …

7 signs you need to spring-clean your mind for focus. Motivation for decluttering and organizing your mind from a special spring cleaning series.

7 signs you need to spring clean your mind for focus

  Have you ever thought to spring clean your mind for focus? Spring cleaning – I just love the thought of those two little words!  My mind’s eye pictures sun-dappled, gleaming floors; light streaming through sparkling glass windows.  White vases, laden with tulips, flank clean kitchen counters.  A gentle breeze from the freshly swept deck wafts a subtle fragrance of potted …

Why we fail to achieve our goals; how to rock 2017 and get on track today! Ideas for personal goal-setting using Grace Goals.

Why we fail to achieve goals & how to rock 2017

  I whispered this prayer on Saturday morning, December 10, seeking to prioritize my 2017 goals.   Father, I thank you for all I’ve gone through this year, because you’ve shown me where to start next year.   The first reason we fail to achieve goals If you’re like me, you’ve got plenty of aspirations, but you also have a …

a prayer challenge busy moms can sink their teeth into

A prayer challenge busy moms can sink their teeth into

      A prayer challenge busy moms can sink their teeth into Hi mom!  How are you doing this summer?  Are you a bit overwhelmed with all the popsicle spills and water gun fights?  Having a bit of trouble responding gracefully?  Are the kids flipping your switch 25 times just by lunch time? I have something special for you.  …