Progress vs. Perfection-Finding Encouragement In Our Progress

Progress vs. Perfection-Finding Encouragement In Our Progress

“Focus on the progress you’re making. Thank God for it and pave your journey with grace.” I read these words this morning from Lysa Terkeurst’s Unglued. They stood off the page to me, completely out of context with her subject but applicable to my current frame of mind. I’m unglued alright, I’m a mom. Need I say more?
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Achieving Your Bigger Goals by Using a Little Self-Control

Achieving Your Bigger Goals by Using a Little Self-Control

Walking into Chick-fil-A, I give myself the pep talk … Grilled chicken salad and a bottle of water…..grilled chicken salad and a bottle of water….grilled chicken salad and a bottle of water…. I stand in the lunch hour line…Grilled chicken salad and a bottle of water…I arrive at the counter and the friendly looking guy in the grease-stained cap asks the dreaded question, “What can I get for you today?” I open my mouth “Grilled—ya know what? Never mind, I’ll take the number nine. Go ahead and made that a large. Oh, and would you mind throwing in one of those chocolate chip cookies to go? Ok. Thanks. Read More

How to do Mornings Like a Pro

How to do Mornings Like a Pro

Good Morning! How did you sleep last night? …Me? Oh, thanks for asking… 😉

I slept pretty good, when I was sleeping. Haha. The only thing that would have made it better was if I got a little more. But hey, that’s the story of my life right now. I keep telling myself, I am on the upswing and more sleep is just over the horizon, but with two that need potty-help at night and one that still thinks nighttime is one-on-one mommy-time, it’s looking more like a dark tunnel.
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