Where There's a Mess There's Construction Underway

Construction Zone - Word Overlay by Jennie Louwes

"We have to get rid of perfectionist illusions;
we're a building set, not a show-room"
(Pastor Colin Smith).
This is good news for every mom I know!
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Six Steps Towards Freedom from Second-Guessing Yourself

Blessed is She Among Women - Word Overlay by Jennie Louwes

Instead of a sail without a rudder,
you've got an anchor that grounds you,
hope that surrounds you,
and a purpose (beyond measure) of anything you've known before.

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To Be Led Gently

The Up-Most Protection - Words by Jennie Louwes

Read to discover the top six ways
God gently leads those who are raising boys and girls
to become young men and women of Him.
|You're not alone; God is with you.|
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A New Year's Blessing

Best Year of Your Life - Word Overlay by Jennie Louwes

The Top Five Things All Mom's Need.
Spoiler Alert: Caffeine & Jesus Made The List!
The Years Short But The Days Long;
Ya'll Are Gonna Need This.
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ABC's of Motherhood: Imperfection

ABC's of Motherhood: I is for Imperfection
Embrace Imperfection:
We can strive to be better, do better, learn and grow
(and we should)
but, to really live and enjoy life,
we need to accept and know perfection is just a myth. 
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ABC's of Motherhood: Degradation



The answer of how to improve a situation 
is never degradation.
Instead, the answer is a simple one,
and it's one word only:
Love.
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ABC's of Motherhood: Mothers are Acrobats



You're an acrobat, juggling unique loads,
your load represents you but, it's not all of you;
you juggle your life too.
|The building blocks of life|Motherhood|
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The Couch


I chose the "dog house",
as my main sleeping arrangement,
for two years straight!
Let me explain:
|Surviving Motherhood|Co-Sleeping|The Early Years|Mother Knows Best|
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#KidsHappen

"Four Pumpkins in a Row", Photographed By:  Jennie Louwes

Still have a pumpkin to carve?
You're not alone.
Why carve when you can paint?
I might have converted to painting pumpkins every year;
until, this happened...
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Life is Ministry



Ministry is not just for an elite group of individuals.
Ministry is for all of us.
We represent the Kingdom wherever we go, in whatever we do.
Life is Ministry.
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