Okay, I have borrowed the name from a friend of mine, who uses the Lady Grumpypants moniker for her own writing. The reason why I am using it now is because that is exactly how I felt all weekend. I was so bad that when Baby Girl pulled her earing skew and it started bleeding,… Continue reading Lady Grumpypants!
Today, is Baby Girl’s 8th birthday. And in the spirit of celebrating eight years of her life, my gratitude journal today revolves around her: I am grateful that Baby Girl is in our lives – I cannot imagine life without her. I am grateful that no matter how hard parenting has been for us, neither… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays
Evil Forebodings by Joyce Meyer – posted April 10, 2017 All the days of the desponding and afflicted are made evil [by anxious thoughts and forebodings], but he who has a glad heart has a continual feast [regardless of circumstances]. —Proverbs 15:15 Shortly after I began to seriously study the Bible, I felt an oppressive… Continue reading Evil Forebodings
If you spend most of your days exercising your fear instead of exercising your faith, then of course your fear will be stronger! Reference here. I often wish there was a magic wand, a little pill or some sort of formula – and viola, you’re sorted. It takes so much work to exercise your faith… Continue reading Exercising your faith!
Every Monday, I like to focus on gratitude. It is hard to continually come up with new and exciting things to be grateful for. You have to really look… And that is the key, I believe. It is in the looking that you change your mind and start thinking new thoughts. And it isn’t always easy… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays