Biblical Counseling, DIY

The Craft Fair and My Marriage: The Collateral Damage

Being a vendor at the Junk Crush stretched my marriage and myself in ways I didn't think it could be stretched. There were moments I was in tears, ready to quit the event and give up because of how it was affecting my relationships with my family members. FACT CHECK: I can't do it all.… Continue reading The Craft Fair and My Marriage: The Collateral Damage

Biblical Counseling, Convictions and Culture, Motherhood, Women's Health

Being Honest About My Mental Health

Part of why I love to blog, write, and paint furniture is because it's been good for my mental health. I don't think this comes as a surprise to anyone because like I wrote over at the Rochester MN Moms Blog, developing a hobby made me a better mom. We live in a tough world.… Continue reading Being Honest About My Mental Health

Biblical Counseling

What Psychology Today Can’t Offer You…

I saw a post show up on my facebook newsfeed today. I was instantly captivated by the subject matter, but after reading it I was compelled to offer my thoughts from a Christian perspective… We’ve all probably encountered people who’ve ‘made us crazy’. There are some levels of dysfunction in people that is rooted so… Continue reading What Psychology Today Can’t Offer You…