Mama life, My journey

“Happiness right where you are”

~ sailing into 2018 with Lessons from Moana Along with many other Disney fans this year, our family has experienced the year of Moana. It took us a while to see this flick the first time, but once we did, Addie didn’t let us look back. And who doesn’t love a good Disney soundtrack your kids want on repeat that you don’t mind boppin’ to as well! While Disney may or may not have purposely encouraged moms everywhere with these…

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Making rest a priority

Rest is so important in life.  However you fill your cup, your health – and the health of those around you – is dictated by your ability to find good REST in your routine.  Yes, rest in routine – not just during a vacation – is needed for your consistent well-being.  We’re blessed to have a few places that pour life into my soul when we get to visit them at different times of the year.  My “happy places.” However,…

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Mama life, My journey

5 Lessons from my littles

Sometimes I feel like my babies teach me more about life than I teach them. Anyone else? Just me?Recently my almost three year old spent a week at “Grandma Camp.” I got to return home to a different routine, soak in my 6 month old and take a ‘break’ from my norm.  It was funny to watch the week progress. I started with lofty dreams about how much I could get done, gaped at how “easy” life seemed with just…

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So it begins…

I’m a full time mom, working part-time from home.  I live at a Young Life camp, so my family is uniquely dedicated to full time ministry.  I have too many hopeful hobbies, lofty dreams, and supportive friends.  Needless to say – I keep myself busy, and it probably doesn’t make sense to add anything else to my week. Until recently I fully denied that I could blog… But as my husband and I continue to talk about the call on…

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