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The Power of Forgiveness

We have been forgiven. The price has been paid. We are called to forgive others as well. But do you forgive yourself? Whoa? What? Forgive ourselves? For past mistakes and sins. If you have asked forgiveness the slate has been wiped clean. But have you forgiven yourself? Do you live in tormented by some long… Continue reading The Power of Forgiveness

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Anxiety controlling you?

Overwhelmed? Anxious? Trying to tame the beast? Feel like your life is out of control? Trust me I have been there. You are not alone. Life gets that way. At least for me it does.  I feel like I have somewhat borderline OCDish (that’s a word, right?)  tendencies because I like to have things perfect… Continue reading Anxiety controlling you?

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Mom, mom, mommy, mother?

MOM! MOM! MOM! Kid #1 “Mom, mom, mommy” Kid #3 interrupting kid #1, “MOM!” Kid #6 “Mommy, mommy, mommy, mommy” (interrupting all the others) Me:” Quit mommying me to death.” Kid #1 “Mom?” Me: “I changed my name. I will no longer answer to anything you previously called me” Kids: “To what? Mommy, mom, mother,… Continue reading Mom, mom, mommy, mother?

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You are Not Alone

The clang clang clang of soaked winter gear in the the dryer is deafening. The sun is shining in through all the windows.  Two children napping and three resting after an afternoon of playing outside.  Three giggling girls came in soaking wet all the way to the skin from their playing. They came in the… Continue reading You are Not Alone

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Learn How to Be Content in Six Steps

Contentment: The state of happiness and satisfaction. The Satisfaction of Being Content This is a definition applicable to many different things. One can be satisfied after baking a cake because they are happy with the results. One can be happy with how their children behaved at the supermarket. Or one could be satisfied with the… Continue reading Learn How to Be Content in Six Steps