I Just Want a Simple Life- 5 Ways Simple Living Makes Stay At Home Momming More Complex

It was just over three years ago when I turned to my husband and said, rather dreamily, “I just want a simple life.” What I didn’t know, as those words escaped my lips, is that living a simpler life often makes things just a little more complicated. At the time, we lived in suburbia where neighbors were friends and the …

30 Days of Thankfulness Journal Prompts

This is the time of year when everyone reminds everyone that being thankful ought to happen more than often than just this time of year. If you want to be ahead of the game, I’ve got 30 days of Thankfulness Journal Prompts to get you started both in giving thanks and the journaling habit. How Do You Start a Thankfulness …

20 Ways to Say No Without Feeling Guilty

In a hustle-hungry culture, finding ways to say no without feeling guilty is more important than ever. As the holidays draw near, saying no without guilt or apology is a skill worth honing. Why do I feel guilty when I say no? If you’ve ever asked yourself this question, you’re in good company. For whatever reason (Drive for success? Desperate …

How to Start Journaling Daily (A Beginners Guide to the Journaling Habit)

If you want to know how to start journaling daily, you’ve landed in the right place. There are many things I am not consistent with, but journaling daily is not one of them. It’s basically the only form of writing I’ve done without fail in the last twenty years, and there are so many good reasons for you to pick …

15 Tips on Living a Simple Life

I didn’t always plan on living a simple life. In fact, if you had known me five years ago, the thought of me moving on out to the country to have chickens and raise goats would have been comical. I collected designer shoes, not eggs. But, there’s no heart that’s too focused on the wrong things for God to transform, …