Being Grateful For Simple Things

There are few things I love more than a fresh, warm breeze blowing through an open window. No matter what life throws at us, there will always be days when we can open a window and enjoy a warm breeze.

Why has our society become so angry, offended, and seemingly bitter? The answer is complicated, I’m sure, but one thing I’ve noticed is that we have forgotten to be grateful. By definition, grateful means being appreciative or thankful. Sure, we set aside a few holidays to talk about being thankful, but our day-to-day lives have … [Read more…]

Finding Peace in the Chaos

Feeling overwhelmed with the chaos of parenting? Find tips and encouragement for the days ahead!

So Much Chaos The baby woke me up at least four times last night; I stopped counting. The two-year-old woke up an hour and a half earlier than normal. One teen overslept and was late for school, while another said he’s taking a day off because he needs to sleep. The potty training girl woke … [Read more…]