Melissa Michaels

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With back-to-school approaching and summer winding down, we thought we’d share some “getting ready for fall” encouragement with this post from Melissa Michaels, which originally appeared on (in)courage in 2012. […]

Mirror

I have a lot of mirrors in my house. You might think I’m just vain, but when I step out the way I’m actually fascinated by the light they reflect. Not only […]

Hospitality

Every six weeks my hairstylist invites me to sit down as she offers me a cup of coffee. She carefully wraps a towel around my shoulders and we start talking about […]

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“If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world.” — C.S. Lewis Do […]

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My girls are now young women, but I still love to talk with them about their life goals and offer advice now and then. A mother is always a mom, […]

charming house the inspired room

Proverbs 14:1 says, “The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down.” I love that verse, but it is sure convicting at times! […]

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A Big Deal

Jan 27, 2014 by

2014 got off to a less than stellar start for our family. We got the flu. We had big plans for diving in head first to our New Year’s Resolutions […]

simple meaningful traditions for kids

As a mom of three (my youngest is 13), I think it is so important to have special little traditions with your family. But instead of starting a bunch of […]