Advice Column, Currents, Self

Free Gift of Ice

No Comments 09 December 2013

North Texas recently experienced several days of wintry mix–the combination of sleet, freezing rain and below-freezing temperatures that makes it nearly impossible to drive on slick roads. The world tends to stop when Texas gets hit with an ice storm. Now for this girl who grew up in Colorado, the whole thing seems a tad […]

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Advice Column, Family

Baby Talk Begets Baby-ish Behavior

2 Comments 12 March 2013

Years before my son Charlie was even a twinkle in my eye, I taught middle school English and enjoyed being married without children. It wasn’t that I didn’t want children—I longed to have a family, someday—I was simply enjoying life just my husband and me. One evening, I shopped at a grocery store near my […]

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Advice Column, Self

Do You Need God to Makeover Your Life?

2 Comments 20 February 2013

I’ve been on a crazy kick lately—refinishing furniture. My journey started with a few little picture frames. I took plain dollar store frames and embellished them with bits of broken jewelry, lace, scrapbook elements and other antique-y (yes, it’s a word) items I unearthed at garage sales.  I quickly moved on to bigger and bulkier […]

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Wise Words for the Weekend

3 Comments 26 January 2013

  Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained by a righteous life.  Proverbs 16:31

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 19 January 2013

  The lips of the righteous know what is fitting, but the mouth of the wiked only what is perverse. Proverbs 10:32

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 12 January 2013

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline. Proverbs 1:7

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Are You in Love with Food? Break Free from Overeating with The Hungry Games

4 Comments 07 January 2013

Here’s another excerpt from The Hungry Games: Lose Weight God’s Way & Never Diet Again, my new ebook. From Chapter 8, Last Word. ********** One of the major issues facing Christians who struggle with weight loss continues to be an emotional dependence on food. God created us as interactive, loving people. He placed inside of […]

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Wise Words for the Weekend

2 Comments 05 January 2013

When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice; when the wicked rule, the people groan. Proverbs 29:2

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 29 December 2012

The lamp of the Lord searches out the spirit of a man; it searches out his inmost being. Proverbs 20:27

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 22 December 2012

A man’s stps are directed by the Lord. How then can anyone understand his own way? Proverbs 20:24

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I belong. To God, to Bret (my husband of 23 years), and to my precious children—Charlie, Molly & Reese.

I’m blessed. To speak, write, edit and market for a living.

I’m called. To thrive in life—to find contentment where I am and with what I have.

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