A Letter to Future Me: This is How You Were as a Mom

Dear Future Me, I wanted to write this letter to you, hopeful that you aren’t as hard on yourself (now that your kids are all grown up) as you were when you were a mom of young children. I hope you give yourself more grace and remember motherhood well. They say hindsight is 20/20, but… Continue reading A Letter to Future Me: This is How You Were as a Mom

10 Things My Strong-Willed Child is Teaching Me (Part 2)

In case you missed Part 1 of “10 Things My Strong-Willed Child is Teaching Me,” you can read it here. And without further ado, I want to share Part 2 — numbers six through 10 — of what I’m learning by being the parent of a wonderfully strong-willed child: 6. MAKE IT FUN.  I think… Continue reading 10 Things My Strong-Willed Child is Teaching Me (Part 2)

Making Time for Your Spouse When Life with Children Gets Hectic

Dear friends, I’m so excited to have my first-ever guest blog post by the author of From Me to We, Lucille Williams. She is a delightfully honest and funny writer who is passionate about God, marriage, and parenting. Her children are all grown, and in fact she is now a young grandmother! Lucille shares some wisdom… Continue reading Making Time for Your Spouse When Life with Children Gets Hectic

A Weary Mom’s Guide to Survival When Your Spouse is Out of Town

As my husband prepared for a trip to Canada for four days, I was determined not to dread his time away. I do not enjoy living in the space of anxiety leading up to his departure, or counting down the days until he gets back, or counting down the hours until my kids’ bedtime, or feeling horribly… Continue reading A Weary Mom’s Guide to Survival When Your Spouse is Out of Town