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How a Foster Mom Says ‘Goodbye’

We knew baby Riley would probably be reunited with his birth family, but that did not stop us from falling in love with him. We loved that little boy with…

Who Are You Really?

I’m honored to be able to go to a local high school once a month to talk with teen moms. When I did this recently, about 10 moms came to…

Where is Your Focus?

The other day, eldest and I were discussing her day at school. She mentioned a friend of hers who was feeling sad and lonely. The girl had said, among other…

The Truck That Loved Ice Cream

When our kids were young we had an old pickup truck. This silly truck had a love for ice cream which seemed to hit at the oddest times. Most often…

You’ve Got the Wrong Mom

“You’ve got the wrong Buzz! You’ve got the wrong Buzz! YOU’VE – GOT – THE – WRONG – BUZZ!” I picture Buzz Lightyear in Toy Story 2, stuck in a…

Trash Talking

I once had a stepmom say to me, “You know, every time I go to my stepson’s baseball game the biological mom makes it very obvious that she does not…

Full of Pennies

Tonight was my son’s band concert.  You really haven’t lived until you’ve enjoyed hours of elementary band, orchestra and choir music!  It was precious … long but precious.  And because…

Planning Ahead Financially: What to Plan NOW to be a Stay-at-home, Homeschooling Mom

A few weeks ago a reader sent me a note after reading my post “Homeschooling Fears.” She asked this question: We are due for our first baby in Sept and…

Trusting Him to Be the Daddy

My courageous husband was caring for our five children at home while I was several states away on a retreat. An early morning text from him notified me that one…

The Truth About Homeschooling

Just imagine you are in the grocery store today and a young mom with a toddler in her grocery cart approaches you. “Is it a holiday?” she asks. “Excuse me?”…

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