Cleaning our homes is often a big job, and once it’s clean we are then faced with the bigger job of KEEPING it clean. Here are a few tips that I’ve learned over the years about keeping a tidy home without (too much) effort ...
I've been blessed to hear the stories of many in the past year. And a common thread, a universal theme, emerged as I listened. All felt alone in their suffering. I can no longer deny, if I ever had, that there are a lot of hurting women out there.
The thing about complaining is that it can always be rationalized. We feel pains, we feel betrayal, we feel overwhelmed… all real and sad and difficult. We deserve to vent about our hurts and frustrations, don't we?
Once in a while lunch at our house becomes a hodge-podge of tapas spread across our countertop. We all gather around the bowls and plates, pick and choose what we want from the selection before us, and chat about the afternoon ahead. I love meal times like these.
As Christians we know that the safest place to be is in God’s will. So what stops us from taking steps on the path He clearly wants us to be on? Why do we shy away from putting ourselves out there and being seen?