calm, Christmas, simple

How to Keep Things Simple This Christmas

Christmas is on the horizon and at this point, you’re either calm or you’re frazzled. You can choose calm. Last Friday I wanted to decorate for Christmas, but I was exhausted. In order to stay calm, I planned on taking things a step at a time. First I needed to “un-decorate” and put away my… Read More How to Keep Things Simple This Christmas

blessed, Christmas, Encouragement for Women, stress

Christmas: Taking the Leap from Stressed to Blessed

Christmas is here! That time of year for childlike excitement, and turn-your-hair-gray stress all at the same time. Why is that? I have a theory. It’s our DNA (Director of Navigating Amazing). We’ve convinced ourselves we’re in charge of the perfect Christmas experience. Am I right? Let’s do a quick rundown of four types of… Read More Christmas: Taking the Leap from Stressed to Blessed

christian living, encouragement, rest, Uncategorized

Sometimes We Just Have To Take A Little Rest…

Today seemed like a very long day.  It began like most days do, rolling right along according to plan.  Then a little mishap, nothing too earth shattering, still on track, but not for long.  I received that dreaded phone call from the school nurse;  so now it was “Nurse Gammy” to the rescue….time to pick up a sick little boy.… Read More Sometimes We Just Have To Take A Little Rest…