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The One Thing Missing from Online Relationships

“I’m lonely.” Those words spilled from her mouth almost as a whispered confession. The pregnant pause on the line told me she questioned the validity of those words as soon as they left her mouth. We live in an age of hyper-connectivity, where any one of us is a mere click away from a “like,” “tweet,” or “favorite,” but there’s …

How to change your life

A Free Spiritual Growth Assessment, Just For You

I stared at her, incredulous. She was lying to my face. Here was my cherub of a child, telling me a bold-faced lie without so much as squirming. And the worst part? I saw myself in her. Not only does my three-year-old Carissa look like my mini-me, apparently she also struggles with some of the same besetting sins as I …

I've been waiting 6 months for this

I’ve been waiting 6 months for this…

I’ve been praying and waiting 6 months for this day… and it’s here!!! We’re finally opening the doors of myOneThingAlone to new members—plus, we’re teaming up with the Ultimate Homemaking Bundles to bring you an incredible deal! (More on that in a bit.)   Woo-hoo!! We launched myOneThingAlone last fall, and our founding members have helped us tweak and refine …

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How Moms Find Time and Energy to Stick to Their Resolutions

Now that we’re already a month into the new year, how are you feeling about those goals and resolutions you set when the calendar turned? I understand — you’re a mom. You’re pulled in a million different directions, and if you have little ones, sometimes even going to the restroom by yourself feels like a luxury. It can feel daunting …

When You Don’t Have Much

When You Don’t Have Much | Guest Post by Kelly Balarie

Friends, I’m so excited to introduce you to my friend Kelly Balarie, author of the new book Fear Fighting. I stumbled upon her blog a few years ago and immediately fell in love with her heart for encouraging women. I had the joy of meeting her in real life a few months after that, and I don’t why or how, …