encouragement

Over at 5MinutesforFaith today: You’re beautiful

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I was walking into the locker room at the gym the other day when a woman passed me, smiled, and said out of the blue, “You’re pretty.” I did sort of a double take, thinking she was talking to someone behind me, but there was nobody there. By the time I realized she was talking to me, she’d […] Read more…

The girl in the mirror…

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Today, for Mom-Monday, I’m sharing a previous post with a question I got from a reader about eating disorders, as well as some resources, in the hope that it might help if you or someone in your family is struggling… The Girl in the Mirror As I mentioned in my Not Perfect post, this topic has […] Read more…

What is cleaned out… becomes a gift

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I love to clean things out — closets, cupboards, the pantry, you name it. I love the feeling that comes from getting rid of clutter. (Our local Salvation Army knows our name well; it seems like I’m cleaning out and scheduling them to do a pickup every couple of months!) Cleaning out the old and […] Read more…