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When you feel like giving up… (Part 1)

Sometimes you just want to quit. Sometimes that voice in your head that’s screaming at you all those horrid things that she can say – “You’re so stupid”.  “Who are you to think you could ____?”  “You didn’t really think that would work did you?”  The snide laughter that cuts to your core.  Those areContinue Reading “When you feel like giving up… (Part 1)”

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7 things to remember when you feel unseen

Oftentimes, especially as wives and mothers, we feel like our contributions to our homes, families, careers, etc. is lost in the shuffle. Here are 7 things to remember when you feel unseen:

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What’s that little voice?

Get out of my head!! That damn Negative Nelly and her committee of nay-sayers invaded my mind yesterday… I couldn’t quite figure out why she was so verbal! I’d gotten pretty good over the last few years/months/weeks at telling her to shut the hell up.  But over the weekend she was back. Where does thatContinue Reading “What’s that little voice?”

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Being punished vs being polished

I’ve had a bit of a rude awakening… My oldest daughter and I are going thru a bit of a rough patch.  You may know what I mean – that space when they’re about 15, and starting to stretch their wings (and limits) and your patience.  I by no means have thought of myself asContinue Reading “Being punished vs being polished”