Posts tagged Comparison
Am I "Mom Enough"? | Marvelous Mundane

The children you have are not a mistake. They are hand-picked by God to be in your family. You are their chosen mother! God hand picked you for them. Own it! Own the truth that you are God’s best mother for these children. You are the only mother they are going to have.

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Five Tips for Enjoying Life with Toddlers | Marvelous Mundane

They say there are two certainties in life, death and taxes. And in this stage, I can add another: stranger comments. Almost every errand run with my three young, full-of-life boys in tow equals another, “My, your hands are full!” or “Wow, you must be busy!”

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Today, I Will Love You | Marvelous Mundane

Today, I will remember you are not a trophy to be displayed, or a project to be completed, but a person to be treasured. And I will treasure you. I will mother with respect and dignity, honoring both the reach of my influence and the depth of your value.

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A Year of Not Enough | Marvelous Mundane

I wonder the stories my boys will tell when they too are taller, older, wiser. I wonder what memories will shape their perspectives, their hearts, their parenting. I long for them to have stories of grace breathed truth & quickly spoken humility, of reliable comfort & welcoming warmth. I am too familiar with the regret of harshly spoken words, of emotion fueled responses, of wishing for a moment to be redone.

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