24 Hours Is Never Enough

"Effective time management isn't the key to a completed to-do list, it's the key to an accomplished life."  Amy Lynn Andrews Do you yearn for an extra hour in your day?  An extra day in your week? Do you feel as though your "to do list" will never be complete?   That no matter how hard you work, the work is never done? May I suggest a difficult idea?   Perhaps, just perhaps, your ideas about time are not in line with God's truth about time. See then that you walk circumspectly, not as fools ... [Read More]

Easily Distracted

I first read Your Girl: Raising a Godly Daughter in an Ungodly World by Vicki Courtney in June 2004.   I knew then that I would buy anything she wrote!   Since that time I've devoured Five Conversations You Must Have with Your Daughter, The Virtuous Woman: Shattering the Superwoman Myth, and Logged On and Tuned Out: A Non-Techie's Guide to Parenting a Tech-Savvy Generation.   She has challenged me and mentored me in my role as a mother but also as a women seeking the face of God.  When I had the ... [Read More]

Laying It Down

Overwhelmed. Adjusting. Uncertain. I think those are the three words that best describe me of late.   It seems that every time I begin to feel settled and find a routine that works, something happens.   So far, all the "somethings" have been great: a new job for Scott and a move back to North Alabama a move from one house to another within a month of moving back to North Alabama school starting for my girl  - middle school, no less But each of these has brought a necessary reassessing of ... [Read More]