#winsomewednesday, community, friendship, living well, retreat, Winsome Living / 20.07.2019

  There's still room for you at Be Still: A Guided Retreat! It's happening this September 19/20-22, and you can read all about it here! This week I'm sharing the second of three reasons why I retreat and why I think you should too! They’re focus, food, and friendship. I wrote about focus here, and I’ll talk about friendship next, but today is all about food! So grab a snack and read on . . . . . . Food Our family just returned from the annual week at the river. For almost thirty years we've packed up the kids . . . one, then two, three . . . then six, five, four . . . and this year,...

#winsomewednesday, community, friendship, living well, retreat, Winsome Living / 26.06.2019

The call came unexpectedly. Did I want to take a ride out to a local state park and scout out the area with my photographer daughter-in-law Hilary and granddaughter Amelia? Like most days, I had a plan. It was already thought through and written down, and changing lanes isn't my specialty. But I knew what was really worthwhile here, and that day I chose it. And I didn't look back. Whether it's for a day, a weekend, or even a week, our minds, souls, and bodies need to occasionally scrap the plan and say yes to the invitation to play or rest or...

Imperfect Resolutions, Imperfection, living well, Winsome Living / 06.01.2019

  I resolve to hope in God. 5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions: A Devotional for Imperfect Woman 5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions aren't your normal New Year resolutions. They’re resolutions that are made in full consideration of life’s inevitable challenges and realities. And in case you’re already feeling a little overwhelmed here at the starting line of 2019, I think you’ll find these resolutions more encouraging than burdensome. I’ll be posting a daily devotional here, but I'd love to give you a printable copy! If you're already a subscriber to Winsome Living, check your inbox. Your copy is waiting for you there! If you're not yet,...

Imperfection, living well, Winsome Living / 05.01.2019

  I resolve to seek joy in my salvation and not in my circumstances or temporary things.  5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions: A Devotional for Imperfect Woman 5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions aren't your normal New Year resolutions. They’re resolutions that are made in full consideration of life’s inevitable challenges and realities. And in case you’re already feeling a little overwhelmed here at the starting line of 2019, I think you’ll find these resolutions more encouraging than burdensome. I’ll be posting a daily devotional here, but I'd love to give you a printable copy! If you're already a subscriber to Winsome Living, watch your inbox. Your copy...

Imperfection, living well, Perfectionism, Winsome Living / 04.01.2019

  I resolve not to boast but to humbly submit my plans to God. 5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions: A Devotional for Imperfect Woman 5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions aren't your normal New Year resolutions. They’re resolutions that are made in full consideration of life’s inevitable challenges and realities. And in case you’re already feeling a little overwhelmed here at the starting line of 2019, I think you’ll find these resolutions more encouraging than burdensome. I’ll be posting a daily devotional here, but I'd love to give you a printable copy! If you're already a subscriber to Winsome Living, watch your inbox. Your copy is on...

Imperfection, living well, Perfectionism, Winsome Living / 03.01.2019

  I resolve to be content with my imperfections and weakness and give thanks for God's power. 5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions: A Devotional for Imperfect Woman 5 Days of Imperfect Resolutions aren't your normal New Year resolutions. They’re resolutions that are made in full consideration of life’s inevitable challenges and realities. And in case you’re already feeling a little overwhelmed here at the starting line of 2019, I think you’ll find these resolutions more encouraging than burdensome. I’ll be posting a daily devotional here, but I'd love to give you a printable copy! If you're already a subscriber to Winsome Living, check your inbox. Your...