Don’t Let Comparison Kill You!

The Braids An excerpt from ‘Moments On Mothering’ – Reflective inspiration from one mother to another I often must sacrifice my own needs and desires for the purpose of giving my children what they need and modelling for them the depths of Christ’s love – Sally Clarkson I was recently scanning Instagram – I like to…

They’re Watching You!

  Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you – Robert Fulgham   The following post is an excerpt from ‘Moments on mothering‘ Who we are and what we say, what we do and how we play out our lives is really important to our children. Every day…

Staying The Course – Encouragement For The Weary Soul

What a gift life is to those who stay the course! You’ve heard, of course, of Job’s staying power, and you know how God brought it all together for him at the end. That’s because God cares, cares right down to the last detail. James 5:11 (MSG) Whether we’re waiting for spring, enduring a ‘stage’…

Ease, Not Squeeze – Start Your Year Well!

So here we are, 6 days into 2016 and If you’ve clicked on this you’re either reading all the ‘goal’ blog posts you can get your hands on or you’re just really kind and always read my posts (thank you…smile)! Starting a new year can be a frenzy of change and ‘must do this’ or…

To The Mentees And The Mothers – An Open Letter

If I could have, I would have hand written this note to all of  you with a fine writer and had it posted to your house. Here’s the next best thing. Dear ones, Thank you for believing that my journey is worth something, thank you for believing that by taking pieces of my story, it will help…

Displacing Worry For Wonder – A Devotional

The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything – The Bible I love God’s Word; it shapes, guides and creates patterns in my life that make me more like Him. The Bible is so far from a dry and irrelevant text, it is living and active, and if you let it do its…

The War On Insecurity – Our 4 Pronged Attack!

“There will always be someone willing to hurt you, put you down, gossip about you, belittle your accomplishments and judge your soul. It is a fact that we all must face. However, if you realize that God is a best friend that stands beside you when others cast stones you will never be afraid, never…

Fighting Insecurity – Time to Win!

I have chosen you and have not rejected you. So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. Isaiah 41:9-10 It’s time my friends – I’m calling you out on this business of insecurity and the way it’s eating you up inside everyday. Listen up to…

Finding Balance (dispelling the myth)

   “We are not what we know but what we are willing to learn.” ― Mary Catherine Bateson So  maybe this is all a matter of semantics, but I’m pretty sensitive when it comes to language; I’m aware of the impact words have on the way we see and live out our very precious lives….

Swallow or Red Arrow – Which One Are You?

  Consistently do things at the same time everyday and find yourself a new person. Ann Voskamp I’m just going to put it out there; I don’t like the term ‘networking’, I don’t! Although I appreciate the need for it in business and commerce, it just speaks of fast and shallow and temporary and a…