• Motherhood

    Breaking Free from Anxiety and Releasing Control

    Becoming a Mom When I became a mom I honestly expected to be an anxious parent.¬†From as far as I can remember I have struggled with anxiety and I’m not talking anxious about a certain situation but crippling anxiety. Anxiety you don’t know where it came from but it’s definitely there and roaring its ugly head. As you can imagine that mixed with the early days of motherhood was tough but that is where God and I met face to face to tackle this demon so that I could break free and be who He intended me to be as a mother. The Hard Choice Despite the many years I…

  • Motherhood

    Seeing the Beauty in All Things

    Parenting is one of the most beautiful experiences you will have. As a parent we get to watch our little ones take in all of the beauty of this world and be a part of that journey with them. Being outside in nature is one of my favorite things to do with Annaleigh. There is just something about it, watching a kid be able to run off energy, explore, and be free. Finding Beauty One day in particular Annaleigh was off exploring and found a rock. As she looked at it with awe and wonder she exclaimed “Oh mommy it’s beautiful!” Now this rock in my mind was no beauty.…