My Family DOES Do Santa Claus–And We Do It BIG.

ShareTweet It’s almost December. The hustle and bustle is in overdrive. Everything smells of Fraser fir. Pinterest is a holy grail for moms everywhere. It’s that time of year where decorations, fashion and even radio music all have the same…

10 Ways to Use Your Generosity for GOOD this #GivingTuesday

ShareTweet #GivingTuesday is a global initiative launched just five years ago with the goal of bringing charities, families, businesses, community centers and students around the world together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. The annual day…

Dear Internet, Can You Care About Something REAL?

ShareTweet If you’re reading this, you’ve probably already figured out that I’m a writer—or at least I claim to be. For a living, I write super awesome blog posts that are distributed on Facebook to an audience of more than one million…

6 Ways to Know if Youre Loving Your Wife Well

ShareTweet If you were to have a camera crew in your home for a few months and every moment of your life played on television, what would people honestly see? Once the newness and extra efforts for the audience wore off, would they see…

To the Dude With the Smokin Hot Wife

ShareTweet I saw a tweet from a friend recently that said “If I hear one more Christian guy call his wife hot (every time he talks about her), I’m going to throw a plate at the wall.” I suggested that…

10 Things Your Husband Secretly Hates

ShareTweet 1. He hates when you throw him under the bus in public. When you point out his faults, criticize or correct him, you make him feel like an idiot in front of others—and that’s demeaning. Don’t embarrass him in…

To the Anxious, Overthinker. This Ones For You.

ShareTweet Yeah, she seemed really nice about it, but what will she be saying behind my back? She must think I’m a loser. My mind wandered. And when I say wandered, I mean really wandered. Like, past the confines of…

I Love Jesus, But I Cuss a Little

ShareTweet I love Jesus, but I cuss a little. I try to keep it in check and only let out those less than lady-like librettos when absolutely necessary; but the thing is that sometimes, there just are no other words than the…

Cheating on My True Husband

ShareTweet C.S. Lewis provides such beautifully rich imagery in his Chronicles of Narnia series. A passage from the “The Voyage of the “Dawn Treader” resonates deeply within me. Eustace, a rotten and annoying boy, finds himself in possession of a…

Dear Husband, This is Who You Really Married

ShareTweet Dear Husband, I am sorry. I’m sorry that you’ve been neglected for the last four-and-a-half years. I’m sorry that your needs are secondary. I assure you, you are still one of my top priorities—you just aren’t on the top…

The Shower Prayer That Changed Me

ShareTweet This morning I stood in the shower talking to the Lord. It’s always the perfect time for us to chat since no one is typically in there pulling on my pant leg asking for fruit snacks or chocolate milk.…

Dear Christians, Stop “Waiting on the Lord”

ShareTweet “Waiting on the Lord” is almost considered an extra spiritual gift in Christian circles. Now hear me out, there are times when the Lord calls us to very specific seasons of waiting. I trust that you will know when…

Dear Christians, Stop

ShareTweet       “Waiting on the Lord” is almost considered an extra spiritual gift in Christian circles. Now hear me out, there are times when the Lord calls us to very specific seasons of waiting. I trust that you…