Category: Self-Care

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God Provides Blessings Overflowing in the Midst of Sorrow

When your heart is broken and your eyes filled with tears, it can be hard to see the glass ofContinue Reading

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Celebrating the Things God Created You to Enjoy – Learning to Praise Again

Mommy and Me ballet classes were the first thing that created that spark of hope that Zoya and I wouldContinue Reading

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The Silver Lining of Grief

There is a silver lining to grief and the exhaustion in brings. Realizing that you are experiencing an irreversible traumaContinue Reading

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Self-care vs God-care

When is it OK to stop working?  When is it OK to take care of yourself?  It’s all fine andContinue Reading

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What restores your soul?

Nature can help restore the soul after loss

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Learning to Play

Did I just write a post with this same title?   Ever since I realized I needed to focus onContinue Reading

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Living Intentionally to Heal Your Heart – Worship and Play

After my post yesterday about my second year of grief, I knew I needed to take some time to intentionallyContinue Reading

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The Second Year of Grieving

I’m in the second year of grieving. He died a year and two weeks ago. I was relieved for theContinue Reading

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Three Day Weekend

It’s a little amazing that I wrote this post last year. We had such a perfect weekend. A few weeksContinue Reading

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New Life Real Life

Spring, new life, new job, nine months, grace, … Zoya and I are finding new life, but despite what shouldContinue Reading