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Hi. I'm Sara, and I'm a social-media-phobic. Read to find out why, up until six months ago, I loathed all forms of social media...
Whatever your day job is, does that title encompass all that you are? Or, are you more than that? What if you lived your life becoming and embracing the WHOLE you?
I'm at a loss. Where's the mystery? Even so, it's an honour to be thought of and nominated, so... I accept! (NOTE: Upon further digging, I found the answer! Keep reading to find out.) The Mystery Blogger Award For those of you who are unfamiliar with the Mystery Blogger Award, here are THE RULES: Put... Continue Reading →
I've been selected as one of the Top Christian Writers Blogs on http://www.feedspot.com. Aw... who knew? I appreciate this recognition and am so grateful to everyone who takes the time to visit my blog.
January is National Mentoring Month, and I'd love to tell you about my sister, my mentor - partly to brag on her, but also to paint a picture of how a mentor can enrich your life.
I'll admit it: The Sunshine Blogger Award DOES feel a bit like the blogger world's version of a childhood chain letter. BUT, today I opened my e-mail and was pleasantly surprised to read these words...
How More Grace (and Less Condemnation) Can Be Found in 2020 Keep reading to discover why it may be healthier for you to live out a New Year's Hope, rather than make a New Year's Resolution. Christmas is over. And if I’m quite honest, that tree standing over there in the corner of my living... Continue Reading →
This article is dedicated to my sister Connie Epp who has been my champion and mentor throughout this writing journey. I love you. Q: Sara, let’s begin by discussing why you write what you write. Many blogs discuss current world issues or offer practical advice. You, however, regularly subject your audience to personal musings... Continue Reading →
Hi, friends! I threw my back out last night. How, you ask? Simply wiping the table. Wiping the table! Am I really so old that if I bend over just slightly to wipe supper crumbs, I won't be able to stand upright again? Why, oh why does my body betray me so? Because my spirit... Continue Reading →
"I should not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well." -- Henry David Thoreau Truth transforms. But for truth to get past your intellect and truly change you, you'll have to eat it. Meditate on it. Question it. Pray on it. Apply it. In the Bible, God tells Ezekiel... Continue Reading →
Is it summer, yet? Calendar-wise, it's not summer until June 21st: weather-wise, though, summer has arrived! Today, despite the fact that it's sunny and 33 degrees Celsius, I'm still thinking about spring. I love spring. What do I love about spring? First, let me tell you what I don't love: how dirt and melted snow have... Continue Reading →
We’re busy women - moms who love their jobs. We chauffeur, make supper, go to work, make time to exercise, nurture, do laundry, help with homework, weed the garden, comfort sick kids, clean, act as household secretary, change diapers, etc. We have very little spare time. So, when I need a break from life, I like... Continue Reading →