December 15th, 2020 | 34 mins 25 secs
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Can we give meaningful gifts that won’t cost too much? This week I’m sharing 6 ideas for doing just that.
December 18th, 2018 | 37 mins 8 secs
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Is it even possible to find peace at Christmas when everything and everyone seems maxed out with preparations and celebrations? Well, Christmas is the celebration of Jesus, who is the Prince of Peace, so there must be a way.
December 11th, 2018 | 39 mins 54 secs
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Staying healthy through the holidays is hard, but not impossible! I am not here to snatch the Christmas cookies from your hands, but I am here to say we can do some basic things to care for our health, even during the crazy Christmas season. Your body will thank you for it!
November 27th, 2018 | 40 mins 12 secs
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Holiday preparations, with all the “extra” that they require of us as wives, mothers, and homemakers, threaten to send us over the edge from Christmas stress. We want to make everything merry and bright, but sometimes the pressure of outside expectations and (let’s be honest) our own inner expectations can turn us into the Grinch.