Destress, Declutter & Rediscover Wonder this Holiday Season

How do the holidays fit you? Like a glove? A suit and tie, a festive party dress, comfy PJ's? Or a straight-jacket? My love affair with the holidays began early,…

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4 Life-changing Lessons from a Real Disney Princess

What do joy, kindness and pixie dust have in common? Kayla Marie Adkins. Our family's love affair with Kayla began when she and our oldest daughter, Bethany, were in Kindergarten.…

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Confessions from a Recovering Control Freak

Her life came to a grinding halt. Struggling to control her circumstances, she fought anything potentially standing in her way—people, circumstances, even God. Wrestling became a debilitating way of life.…

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2 Crucial Stress Management Strategies for Peace in a Chaotic World

A friend and I talked as we enjoyed our delicious Thai dishes. Our children recently back in school, she looked forward to more regular family rhythms while I needed a…

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Stress Management Strategies for Peace in a Tumultuous World

How do you manage the stress of world crises today alongside your own concerns, chaos and warp-speed existence? It's difficult for me, especially in today’s instant-access culture with people vying…

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