I used to fear my future.

I used to fear my future.

I was afraid that our family was going to fall apart. I was afraid that debt would swallow us whole. I was afraid that I was in an emotional pit that I couldn't conquer. I was afraid that I couldn't be the mom my kids deserve. At the very bottom of those fears, there was this unsettling, nagging notion that I was not living up to the potential God had given me. In a desperate moment of prayer, God told me that if I would take care of myself, He would take care of the rest. So in the midst…read more >
How I Left the Classroom {sort of} and Created a Successful Online Business

How I Left the Classroom {sort of} and Created a Successful Online Business

In my former life, I was a teacher, a passionate one at that. And in my opinion, if you're truly called to that profession, it never leaves you. In fact, I'm still doing that teacher thing. However, my current classroom doesn't have walls and the students are generally much larger human beings. And I'm still just as passionate as ever ... only this time there are no limits on the number of people I'm able to help. Let me explain. Something happened to my heart the second I laid my eyes on our first child ... my ambitions faded off…read more >