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How the Abundance Mindset Transforms our Relationships

How the Abundance Mindset Transforms our Relationships

There’s a relationship between how we act when we have an abundance of something and how we behave when it is scarce. When we have abundance, we think nothing of giving away because we know that we’ll never lack. The opposite is true when a […]

Friendship is Not All About Me { and it’s like sorting laundry}

Friendship is Not All About Me { and it’s like sorting laundry}

Friendship is not strictly a way for our needs to be met. Friendship is not all about you or me. God may give you “friends” that you wish He never sent your way. Sometimes people are draining and moody, tiresome and just plain not who […]

A Little Trick I’ve Learned By Homeschooling

A Little Trick I’ve Learned By Homeschooling

Because I have five children and home school them all, I have learned a little survival trick in life. This trick is called “zoning out.” Incase you are not a “zoner”, let me tell you how this works. My kids will be incessantly talking to […]