De-Stressing for Your Own Good

“For fast-acting relief, try slowing down.” Being a mere mortal means you are incapable of being everything to everyone. Stress levels increase when we believe that we can handle more than we were intended to in our human frailty and limitations. To...

Amassing the Riches of Relationships Done Right

As recently posted in the Emma Joy Weekly Newsletter An Essential Undertaking Happy February, everyone. Each month (or day) we’re alive is reason to celebrate. At the beginning of 2019, I put together a document of monthly newsletter and blog post themes I would...

Specifics of Goal Setting

Happy Thursday, everyone! At the beginning of 2019, I put together a list of themes I’d like to address each month this year. The topic of this month’s blog post is Goal Setting. I once read a quote that posed the question, “How do you eat an...

Prioritizing Self-Care

As recently posted in the Emma Joy Weekly Newsletter Avoiding Burnout Requires Routine Rest Good day, everyone! If you are anything like me, you find it difficult to relax. You feel almost guilty for taking the time to wind down, or simply don’t know what it...

Setting the Proper Foundation for the New Year

As recently posted in the Emma Joy Weekly Newsletter Hello, everyone! A new year is upon us and I am determined to make significant changes in any way needed so the wise choices of last year continue and the poor choices of 2018 are uprooted to the best of my ability....

10 Tips Exceptional Parents Know

Originally posted on CovenantEyes.com Parents – Raising Kids is Hard. But all Good Things are Difficult. “Parenting is hard, but there are few things in life that rise to this level of importance. God has chosen parents to be primary instruments in the...