A Tradition-Ful Advent

I love all the traditions that come with Christmas, but what I’m learning is that not everything has to be a tradition.  This time of year I feel like there is this enormous pressure, especially with kids, to establish and continue traditions.  Activities we do every year, service projects, advent calendars, decorating traditions, food traditions,

Silencing the Lie of Anxiety

Anxiety. I’ve written and rewritten this post today because there is so much to say about this.  I feel like it is such a timely issue.  Our culture and the “American dream” is constantly pushing us to achieve more.  Social media has a way of subliminally fostering comparison which can leave us feeling inadequate.  … Continue reading Silencing the Lie of Anxiety