motherhood

Hope for the hurting mom - when it's more than you can bear

Hope for the Hurting Mom

Dear sweet momma, are you hurting today? Are your burdens weighing you down so heavily that you feel there is no way up or out? Are you struggling to understand what has happened to truth and hope and joy and peace? They may feel beyond your grasp right now. Is there something in your past […] Read more…

Hope for the Mom Who Struggles with Anger

I hated picking out a photo for this post graphic. It’s a hard thing to look at, isn’t it? A mother so angry that she would grab her child’s shirt and likely yell into his face. But acting in anger is a REAL issue for many moms. Maybe if you’re here reading this post, you’re […] Read more…

Hope for the Disorganized Mom

Welcome to 31 Days of Hope for Moms! To see all the posts in the series, click here! This is what my kitchen looks like on a daily basis.  That’s not so bad, you say. But let me tell you what our house is really like more often than I’d care to admit. This is a plaque that hung […] Read more…

Hope for the mom with a bad attitude

Hope for the Mom with a Bad Attitude

Welcome to 31 Days of Hope for Moms! To see all the posts in the series, click here! Today (yesterday once you read this), I had a bad attitude. My 3 year old was bored and getting into trouble, I had an event that needed to be prepared for and a house that wouldn’t clean itself, […] Read more…

Hope for the exasperating mom - when you're the one who exasperates your children, there is forgiveness and the grace to improve!

Hope for the Exasperating Mom

Welcome to 31 Days of Hope for Moms! To see all the posts in the series, click here!  Here we are, on day two of this series. Can I share a little confession? I wrote this post a long time ago. In fact, I already published something similar to it, two years ago when I first […] Read more…

Hope for the Tired Mom

Hope for moms who are just. so. tired! Welcome to 31 Days of Hope for Moms! To see all the posts in the series, click here! Today, on this very first day of the series, I’m speaking to the tired mom. In other words, I’m speaking to all moms, or at least the ones with […] Read more…

Why I Don't Have My Kids' Back in Everything

Why I Don’t Have My Kids’ Back in Everything

The other day I was scrolling through my Facebook news feed and I came across a local news story about a child who refused to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance. It wasn’t for religious reasons (Jehovah’s Witnesses will not pledge to the flag) but just because “he didn’t want to”. The child was […] Read more…

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