Preventing Discontentment From Growing In Our Hearts…Guest Post! – Single Mum, Parents Article

This past summer, my kids, dog and I went to a cabin by a lake for a week. We enjoyed the quiet mornings and, in the afternoons, went cave exploring and ax throwing. It was a great vacation except for one thing. My son couldn’t seem to enjoy himself on vacation because he wished for something more. You see, we’d previously discussed getting another dog since our toy poodle passed away in February. I’d said we would wait until after vacation.…

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FMF – Listen To God – Single Mum, Parents Article

This is another post for Five Minute Friday, where we take 5 minutes to write about a one-word prompt, and then share the post on the Five Minute Friday website. Here’s my post for this week’s prompt.This week’s one-word prompt is: LISTENYou can see other posts from today’s link up, or add your own, right here: Five Minute Friday Link Up 10/04/2019So here we go, setting the timer for 5 minutes. And … GOI sometimes have a hard time making…

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FMF – Giving Testimony – Joyful Reliance, Resourceful Moxie – Single Mum, Parents Article

Come and hear, all you who fear God;    let me tell you what he has done for me.Psalm 66:16, NIVThis is another post for Five Minute Friday, where we take 5 minutes to write about a one-word prompt, and then share the post on the Five Minute Friday website. Here’s my post for this week’s prompt.Our one-word prompt this week is : TESTIMONY. If you would like to read more posts from this weeks link up, or submit your own, you…

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PODCAST: If Anyone Cares – The Art of Letting Go ⋆ Dreams of My Own – Single Mum, Parents Article

Recently, I was invited as a guest on one of the most popular and most listened podcast show with my girl, Jandeltha Rae of If Anyone Cares. Speaking on my faith, re-marrying my ex-husband, what’s next with Dreams of My Own and some good ol’ fashioned girl talk! ‘If Anyone Cares’ is a bi-weekly podcast that addresses controversial topics with a HILARIOUS twist. No topic is off limits: Race, Sex, Relationships, Social Issues and more is all fair game! Catch…

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Hello August | Renew And Rediscover Yourself In A Brand New Way – Single Mum, Parents Article

It’s August 2019! A time to RENEW as the end of this year rapidly approaches. Sometime during the latter part of July, and for no apparent reason, I started thinking about the month of August. August is the eighth [8th] month of the year so we’ve only got four [4] more months till the end of the year! Can you believe it? I’ve always been fascinated with numbers and their significant meaning. Of the multitude of ways God communicates with…

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Girl Don’t Clap Back… Breathe ⋆ Dreams of My Own – Single Mum, Parents Article

Now wait a second girl, don’t do it. Don’t clap back! Friend, allow me to encourage you for a moment because I know you need to hear this. NEVER let the opinion of others to break you even if it’s from someone close to you like a friend, spouse or sibling. You have a journey to ride and you don’t need intentional bumps in the road to slow you down. Trust and believe that you can count on someone or a group of people designated and perhaps dedicated to show up in…

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Girl Don’t Clap Back… Breathe ⋆ Dreams of My Own – Single Mum, Parents Article

Now wait a second girl, don’t do it. Don’t clap back! Friend, allow me to encourage you for a moment because I know you need to hear this. NEVER let the opinion of others to break you even if it’s from someone close to you like a friend, spouse or sibling. You have a journey to ride and you don’t need intentional bumps in the road to slow you down. Trust and believe that you can count on someone or a group of people designated and perhaps dedicated to show up in…

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Experiencing Writers Block in Your Life? Hand the Pen Over To God! – Single Mum, Parents Article

Are you experiencing writer’s block in your life? Are you desperately trying to write this incredible story for you own life, that is filled with purpose and passion, a life you know in your heart your were destined to live and hitting a wall? You try so hard to fill the blank pages and you keep coming up short, or you write this story that doesn’t feel right, so what do you do? It’s time to hand the pen over…

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Experiencing Writers Block in Your Life? Hand the Pen Over To God! – Single Mum, Parents Article

Are you experiencing writer’s block in your life? Are you desperately trying to write this incredible story for you own life, that is filled with purpose and passion, a life you know in your heart your were destined to live and hitting a wall? You try so hard to fill the blank pages and you keep coming up short, or you write this story that doesn’t feel right, so what do you do? It’s time to hand the pen over…

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I’m Not Raising Root Bound Kids | – Foster Parents Article

I partly paid my way through college by working a job on the grounds crew. In the Georgia heat I learned about the pain of fire ant bites, the strength of kudzu that can only be hacked back with a machete, and I learned that sometimes plants can become root bound. I have always loved gardening since I was little, but I rarely knew what I was doing. On that college grounds crew I began to add wisdom to my…

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