Practical Ways to Fight Fear and Uncertainty

Practical Ways to Fight Fear and Uncertainty

We got the phone call last week when the cloud of uncertainty showed up on our doorstep.  The news came from our landlord telling us he’d like to sell the home we’re living in.  This was not news we were financially prepared to hear. Sure, we’d love to move closer to church where we travel to quite often throughout the week, but our lack of

My Favorite Essential Oils for Hormones, PMS, Menopause, & more

My Favorite Essential Oils for Hormones, PMS, Menopause, and more

I wasn’t planning on writing about hormones and essential oils anytime soon, but my email inbox is loaded with questions from women seeking relief.  Since I’ve done extensive research in this field, I figured I’d kill two birds with one stone by just writing a post on this topic and sharing it with you.  Hopefully this resource will provide you with some answers (and relief)

Why I’m Not Fond of the Saying, “Happy Wife, Happy Life”

Why I'm Not Fond of the Saying, "Happy Wife, Happy Life"

The other day my husband and I were in a serious conversation. My heart was hurting and I was completely overwhelmed with life while I felt like my husband was living with no burdens at all. To me, it seemed as if all of the responsibilities of our lives were resting on my shoulders while he was living on easy street. After we talked more

I’m Done!

Wives of the Bible book

It’s time for me to take a ministry break from writing and podcasting here because I’m mentally and physically worn out!   I know if I continue to press on in spite of my fatigue, I’d be no good to my husband, my sons, nor you. So for now, I’m done!  I’m going off the grid and stepping away from my computer. I’ve also got

How I’m Balancing My Hormones Naturally

How I'm Balancing My Hormones Naturally

I was at my wit’s end.  I was losing it emotionally with my husband.  I was biting my kids’ heads off.  I was gaining weight just by looking at food.  And my sugar cravings were off the charts. I knew my hormones were completely whacked and out of control even though I was doing everything I could to keep them balanced. My body was revolting

7 Ways to Help Your Husband Excel

7 Ways to Help Your Husband Excel

Shattered dreams.  Desperate.  Depressed. He’s felt like a failure as a provider for the last 7 years.  As his wife, I can’t help but look at him with compassion as he tries to do whatever he can to provide for us. Back in 2007, when the economy started to collapse, so did his business.  It was a staggering blow to his confidence. To this day,

Are You Growing Weary in Your Marital Journey?

Are You Growing Weary in Your Marital Journey?

We sat across the table at the coffee shop and I sat there intently listening to her story… She was a broken and hurting wife. She felt betrayed and abandoned by her husband. He emotionally checked out on life, his marriage, and the raising of his daughters. The trials of his life became too hard for him to bear. Horrific things happened to him when