I had an interesting realization a couple of days ago. If you follow me here on the blog, you know that this last year has brought huge changes in my life. I went back to college after 20 years. For the first time ever, my kids have taken on extra-curricular activities (joined 4-H: 3 are doing ... Read More about How Plexus Has Changed My Life
I've known for about 6 years that I would have to go back to work. I spent 2 of those years stubbornly crying, asking God for a miracle. The third year I rallied a little, and offered to help my sister-in-law out when she went back to work a year after adopting 4 kids. I spent the 4th year crying ... Read More about Returning to the Workforce After 16 Years at Home
What is the right way to parent teens? You might as well ask me what the "right" way is to get from point A to Point B. I'd have to respond to your question with several more questions, "Do you prefer highway travel or enjoy the back roads? Do you prefer to drive slower speeds through neighborhoods ... Read More about What is the Right Way to Parent Teens?
I have been intending to get back to this story for quite some time, sharing all my tips and tricks for how I recovered from anxiety and panic. But God had another plan. Instead, I have been drowning in plain sight. ... Read More about The Invisible Demon-When Anxiety And Panic Attack, Part 3
I love that because of God, you can count on good coming out of trying situations. Silas getting sick caused my crazy-busy life to come to a screeching halt. David is still running the big guys around, but I am forced to pause. Today, I am spending time in my chair rocking my littlest, listening ... Read More about Why I Do What I Do