I am a freak about cooking dinner and eating together. I know, I know call me old-fashioned but I did it growing up and hardly ever remember not eating with all 4 of us around a table. We didn’t linger and I don’t remember any profound discussions but I will tell you this…it was special […]
I listened to a TED talk this week…, which is not new, and you have all probably heard Brene Brown discuss vulnerability and shame. But, alas, I live in mommy world where no one watches the news and I have almost no idea if it is 70 degrees or 20 degrees until I open the […]
I’ve seen a lot of ‘pick a word’ for 2014 that will define it for you, for your family, for your dreams. I’m not a resolution girl but I do love a good theme. I love numbers (not math..just numbers to clarify) and I really love numbers in the Bible. So….I checked out 14 in […]
If you didn’t see the original #ONEBIGTRUTH start there. It’s a thought-provoking exercise and so very encouraging to see how God has revealed truth to so many women. I am Rachel… a contributor here at Lil Light O’ Mine and I’d love to share mine today with you. DO THIS…In REMEMBRANCE OF ME Have you […]
I’m about to get married…like in 5 days. So many thoughts run through a bride’s mind at this point in the game. Will my cake be perfect, will the flowers hold, will people have fun, will my bridesmaids like their gifts? But…alas…I am anything but the typical bride and really I could care less about […]
Tim Elmore blogged an article in recent weeks that has had me undone about my need for safety. He says we let our kids risk too little, we rescue them too quickly, and we rave too easily. Ummmmm, well,…yes….I do Tim. Now….there is no condemnation for this chick because I know beyond a shadow […]
Sometimes, it’s the simple reminder and truth like today that gets me. They need our touch, our hugs and definitely our ears.