I heard an awesome message at church this weekend. And last weekend. And the weekend before that. And the weekend before that. And the weekend . . . you get the point.
This piece is published on Her View From Home. Click here to read it. "I see you, mama. You are trying your very best to juggle all the demands motherhood is throwing at you. You are doing your very best, and it somehow never feels enough. You thought you would thrive in motherhood, but instead … Continue reading Dear Mama, I See You. . . Encouragement For Mamas
This piece is originally published at Her View From Home. Click here to read it. I love my kids. Sometimes I watch them and I’m brimming with pride. They amaze me with how quickly they sponge up new information or how courageous they are in new situations. They make me giggle when they burst out … Continue reading When Motherhood Is Hard
We’re in the beginning of a new season. A new chapter. And it’s awesome. If not a bit lonely sometimes.
Sometimes, I get this funny sense of nostalgia. I feel a sadness tugging at me inside, and I start missing these moments before they’ve even gone. These ordinary days. I already miss them, even as I’m living them.
This piece is published on Her View From Home. Click here to read it. Hey guys, just wanna share my latest article that was published at Her View From Home. I want to share my heart about it first, though, as it’s pretty raw and a sensitive topic not often talked about. In New Zealand, … Continue reading Let Us Be Women Who Embrace the Mothers Who Grieve
I'm still not sure how I feel about playdough after all these years. I mean, my kids love playing with it, but it has a way of ending up smooshed into the carpet, even when it's only been in the dining room, which has wooden floors (please tell me I'm not the only one?!). This … Continue reading Craft | Playdough
Who needs a little help getting organised? I'm a list-oriented person so I find it so satisfying to be able to check things off my to-do list. Even better if my to-do list is pretty to look at! Here are some weekly planners which are free for personal use. I hope these may help you … Continue reading Freebies | Weekly Planners
If you know me well, you'll know that I love things that are cheap, simple and effective. So while I love Pinterest, I usually simplify recipes and craft activities so they are as cheap and as simple as can be. Plus, most Pinterest recipes and crafts call for ingredients or supplies not always readily available … Continue reading Recipe | Pink Chocolate Party Bark
Another tried and true recipe. I am such a fan of the New Zealand Edmonds cookbook - anyone else? If you're from New Zealand and don't own it, are you even a kiwi? We got given our Edmonds for our wedding many moons ago and it's my favourite cookbook. It is torn, has pages missing, … Continue reading Recipe | Apple Slice