A Mother’s Day Blessing

It's the day before Mother's Day, and I just returned home after an outing with my family. We walked through a craft fair and visited a museum. Afterward, we picked up Mexican food and had a picnic in the nearby National Forest. I grabbed the litter that I could (Why do people litter in a … Continue reading A Mother’s Day Blessing

When Contentment Feels Illusive as a Mother | Resting in Christ When Things Go Wrong

I'd like to say that I've discovered the secret to contentment. While I know that the answer is always resting in Christ, sometimes my flesh doesn't remember. It's frustrating. I've been through this before. We've fought our way through $293,000 worth of debt, and discovered the joys of simplicity and contentment in the process. Related: … Continue reading When Contentment Feels Illusive as a Mother | Resting in Christ When Things Go Wrong

Simple Living Newsletter #1 – Redeeming Home Membership Preview

Hello, friends! I'm super excited to share the first ever Simple Living Newsletter with you! I have opened up a membership subscription area on the blog, and this is a taste of the exclusive content you should expect to see each week. Along with a weekly members-only newsletter, you will also receive quarterly gifts in … Continue reading Simple Living Newsletter #1 – Redeeming Home Membership Preview

He Has Always Cared for Us (Even When We Haven’t Made the Best Decisions)

Last night, my husband and I whispered in bed above our sleeping little one. We had turned off the television, and were just about ready to fall asleep ourselves. We spoke about God's goodness. I've had a rough year. Possibly the roughest year of my life. While I don't mind speaking about my own struggles … Continue reading He Has Always Cared for Us (Even When We Haven’t Made the Best Decisions)