Teaching Baby Girl that it is “okay”


Last week, I read a post from We Are That Family on 9 Things We Should Add to Our Kids Lives to Help Them, and the first point is teaching your kids that it will be okay. The words “It’s Okay” because it is.  And if it’s not, we will figure out a way to get through whatever… Continue reading Teaching Baby Girl that it is “okay”

Thoughts


A friend once told me, way back when I was in college, that God often deals with issues like the layers of an onion.  And keeps dealing with them until there is nothing left to peel away. Lately, my mind has been in the wild, ecstatic throes of passionate negative thinking.  And negative thinking can be addictive.… Continue reading Thoughts

Overcoming anxiety


Every now and then, I come across a post that fits in so nicely with battling anxiety – and this one from Women Abiding is one of them.  Although she is speaking about envy, it is so pertinent to battling anxiety I just had to share – although I have changed it to be more… Continue reading Overcoming anxiety

Learning to love yourself


I believe that one of the greatest problems in life is learning to love yourself.  If you truly loved yourself, you wouldn’t do drugs, or an alcoholic, or sleep around – you would take care of yourself and look after yourself.  Let’s see what Joyce Meyers says on this topic: Find the Love, Peace and… Continue reading Learning to love yourself

Feeling ashamed.


I have felt very sad since I discovered a secret about my mother that I am sure she would not have wanted me to know.  You see, my mother divorced my father after 33 years of marriage, because I was happy on my honeymoon.  The negative impact of that you just can’t imagine – on… Continue reading Feeling ashamed.

I can’t find the sun…


Daily Devotionals Daily: 21 Jan 2014 “To have faith is to be sure of the things we hope for, to be certain of the things we cannot see.” Hebrews 11:1 The faith of Christians, unlike comparative religion’s faith, is a dynamic that we need to take hold of.  It may seem that the odds are loaded… Continue reading I can’t find the sun…

The one thing I am envious of…


I am not a person who is prone to envy.  Fortunately, I just see it as you get what you get, I get what I get, we’re two different people on two different walks in life and so be it. But… Hubby and I have this friend – well, we’re more friendly with the husband,… Continue reading The one thing I am envious of…