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Introverted Mama Goes To A Playdate

Introverted Mama Goes To A Playdate

A common misconception of introverts is that we are shy, reserved, or don’t want friendships. Complete lies. We like people and we can be loud, but interacting with people comes at a a price. While extroverts, even the quiet ones, recharge best around people and the frenzy of groups introverts are drained by others. We recharge away from people and noise. This is totally fine…until you are a young mom who needs sanity. Observe…

The Regret of Screening Calls

The Regret of Screening Calls

But God knew. He knew Stephen would call. He knew I’d screen the call. He knew that in just a few days my world would be rocked. And God stayed the same through it all. The same God I was singing praise to July 25, 2013 at 7:20pm was the same God who met me in the shock I felt on July 29, 2013 at 7am and the same God who carries me through my grief even still.

A Few Father's Day Thoughts

A Few Father's Day Thoughts

“Fathers, be good to your daughters
Daughters will love like you do”

These are lines from one of my favorite songs - “Daughters” by John Mayer. It’s a beautiful reminder for both fathers and mothers to be aware of the impact they’re making on their kids. Father’s Day, like Mother’s Day, can be tricky for many.