It might not be exactly how you pictured, do it anyway. #the100dayproject

I got to today and realized today is day 11 of my challenge. It's felt fairly easy and nearly problem free. I've written things each day as planned. I took Sunday off as planned. And I'm still writing things as planned. But today on this little day, I'm thinking I coulda-shoulda put out things that … Continue reading It might not be exactly how you pictured, do it anyway. #the100dayproject

The Next Right Thing by Emily P. Freeman {Book Review}

"No matter the choice you make today or in the future, Jesus is with you. He has gone before you. And he will remain with you no matter the result."The Next Right Thing by Emily P. Freeman. Page 102 The Next Right Thing: A Simple, Soulful Practice for Making Life Decisions by Emily P. Freeman … Continue reading The Next Right Thing by Emily P. Freeman {Book Review}

Let go of striving :: soul calm {19/31}

Somehow I don't have many words to spare today, so I'm just sharing a quote that challenges and quiets me to soul calm. Because striving for spiritual feelings can be exhausting and beside the point and sometimes we just need to let go. "I'm learning what it means to have faith without certain kinds of … Continue reading Let go of striving :: soul calm {19/31}

Asking Better Questions and ‘Simply Tuesday’ by Emily P. Freeman {book review}

I've been trying to write a beautifully articulate post about Simply Tuesday by Emily P. Freeman, but somehow it hasn't worked. Maybe first because I'm trying to hard with too much pressure and we all know pressure only makes words stick instead of flow, but also maybe because trying so hard to be something or … Continue reading Asking Better Questions and ‘Simply Tuesday’ by Emily P. Freeman {book review}

Beating Back “Perfect”: Books for the Journey

I realized as I was editing and posting this "Beating Back 'Perfect'" series (one, two, and three) many of my thoughts for the series have been impacted not only by a desire to show more grace to other mamas, but also by numerous books I've read that have encouraged me to rest in God's grace … Continue reading Beating Back “Perfect”: Books for the Journey