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15 In Marriage/ Personal Growth

Growing your Marriage through Deployment

Friends, please welcome my sweet friend Sabrina to our space today. Sabrina and I met because we are in a small close knit mastermind and I was instantly drawn to her. Not only is her blog amazing and beautiful, but her soul is as well. I know if we lived closer, we would be real life coffee friends. Sabrina’s husband has been away on deployment and I have been in awe of how she copes so gracefully. I am so…

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40 In Personal Growth/ Productivity

The Importance of Taking Time to Refocus

Ladies, have I got a treat for you today! I know I am not alone when I say that sometimes I feel I wear too many hats – mother, wife, teacher, business owner, volunteer, group leader…I love all my roles, but it can be difficult to know where to put my focus at times. I can get overwhelmed and then find myself only giving half heartedly to each role. When I found Angie through our group Blogging With Heart, I…

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36 In Personal Growth

4 Ways to Be Kinder to Yourself

 I don’t know about you, but I tend to be very hard on myself. I have these voices in my head that I can’t always drown out, and they make me feel insecure and unprepared for what is in front of me. I have learned a lot over the years, of course, and God has worked wonders in me. I know I will always be a work in progress and I have learned to embrace the fact that I will…

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33 In Organizing/ Personal Growth/ Productivity

15 Ways to Simplify Your Life Right Now

I am in a season of life where I am looking to simplify. I want to be intentional with my days and spend time on what is important. I don’t want to look back and wonder if I valued my stuff more than my people. I am simplifying my business, my home, my family…and it is so freeing. I find I can enjoy life more, I am not distracted or easily stressed out. I wanted to share some things that…

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23 In Personal Growth

What to do when Life Gets Messy

I am not really the emotional type. That’s not to say I don’t have emotions – I most certainly do. I just hardly every cry, I prefer not to yell, and I tend to be able to keep my emotions under control. This isn’t always a good thing, as I tend to have issues communicating my feelings, but I am working on it. Anyway, I have had a rough week – one could say an emotional week. I fought with…

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31 In Blogging/ Personal Growth

10 Must Read Books for Personal Growth

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If you have known me for awhile, you know that I am an avid book reader. I always have been and thankfully, my kids seem to be bookworms too. A great family day out for us is a trip to the bookstore, where we can read and peruse books for hours. I always have an ongoing list of must read books for personal growth, and I check them off as I go. When people ask me how I stay so sane…

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