Mom-Mondays

New Readers–Introduce Yourself!

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It’s been so fun being able to speak to so many mom’s groups lately and meet many new moms! Thank you for signing up for my newsletter and stopping by my blog! Since some of you are relatively new around here, I wanted to take a minute to welcome you and give you an opportunity […] Read more…

10 ways you and your kids can be more grateful…

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Welcome Mom-Monday!  I’m glad you are here!  I have a busy week with writing deadlines so I thought I’d combine two posts I’ve put up before about being grateful, and make a couple of quick lists we can all benefit from. I’ve found that when I look at life through a lens of thankfulness, somehow, […] Read more…

When in doubt, just love them…

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Welcome to Mom-Monday. I’m glad you’re here! A few weeks ago, after I spoke to a group of moms, one of the women in the audience came up to me and shared some of the challenges she’d been going through with her twelve year old. Fighting tears, she told me she wasn’t sure how to handle […] Read more…

A mom who writes (and why failure can be sweet)

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This dream of being a writer — it’s been around a long time, though  it has evolved over the years. And lately I’ve been thinking about the journey I’ve had. (Being part of Holley Gerth’s God-Sized Dream Team has helped me to pause and reflect. It’s funny how when you’re on the path of pursuing your dream, whether you’re just […] Read more…

Expectant!

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  I’m so excited to share that my friend and fellow MomInitiative writer, Julie Sanders, has a new book out:  EXPECTANT: 40 Devotions for New and Expectant Moms! Today, for Mom-Monday, Julie is spending some time here sharing a little about the book, her heart, and some of her experiences with motherhood. Enjoy! (And don’t forget to […] Read more…