Tag: anxiety

Rest for the Weary Heart

Rest.  It’s something that I long for.  In the midst of paying bills, worrying about the future, attempting to be the perfect wife and mom, and trying to figure out what to make for dinner, I get weary.  Pictures of quiet mountain streams or a beautiful beach look inviting. As wonderful as just getting away […]

When My Heart Is Overwhelmed

Ever had one of those odd moments when you realize that your current circumstances reflect what has been happening in your heart?  I have.  This week in fact. Earlier in the week, we had a torrential rain.  All seemed fine and dandy until nasty brown water started coming out of our faucets instead of the […]

Backyard Lessons in Trust

“Mom, Mom, come here!!!” My four-year-old daughter called from the middle of the backyard. To be honest, I didn’t really want to go.  The hill to get to her was super steep (downhill), I was at the top holding a baby who needed to go in for nap time, and I wasn’t wearing the right […]