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When Clothing Tries to Kill You

  Recently I read a news article about a woman whose skinny jeans tried to kill her. After spending a good part of the day in a squatting position while cleaning, and emptying cupboards she noticed her leg becoming painful. Not long after she lost feeling in her legs and was unable to walk. … [Read More...]

The Worst Behaved Kids in church

The Worst Behaved Kids in Church

I think I can safely say that I have the worst behaved kids in my church. Our girls are aged 6, 5, and 3, and they’re not really all that bad, but when it comes to sitting nicely in the pews, (not … [Read More...]

What Path Will My Children Take?

What Path Will My Children Take?

This post brought to you by Prime Lawyers  I think every parent fears the teenage years. I certainly do. I have three girls, they are only young now but in ten years time I will have three teenage … [Read More...]

Struggling & Acceptance

Struggling & Acceptance

I am really struggling at the moment. Life is not what I want it to be, and I am not where I want to be. Honestly how did it get to be June? I know I am not alone in wondering where the last six … [Read More...]

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Expectations and Reality as a Minister’s Wife

Today I am blogging over at Gevena Push. Geneva Push is an Australian Church Planting Network which we have been involved with for the past couple of years. They are doing great work in Australia to … [Read More...]

Post Catch Up Regret

Do You Suffer from Post Catch-Up Regret?

I suffer from a terrible condition. It probably occurs between once a week, and once a month. I know I am not alone in having this condition. At least two of my friends suffer from the very same … [Read More...]

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Nepal Earthquake Update: How you Can help.

On Saturday 25th April Nepal experienced its worst earthquake in 80 years. The 7.8 magnitude earthquake has left a death toll of 4,200 ( a number which will no doubt continue to rise), and many more … [Read More...]

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WIN flowers delivered for Mother’s Day!

This giveaway has now closed. Congratulations to Belinda B! Mother’s Day is fast approaching and as usual I am completely disorganised. I am not naturally a gift giver and neither is my husband, so … [Read More...]

Inappropriate Friendships

Protecting Your Relationship from Inappropriate Friendships

Image credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/missturner/ My husband and I attended a marriage conference a couple of weeks ago and honestly it came at the perfect time. We had been having a hard … [Read More...]

Running vs. Childbirth

Running vs. Childbirth

On Sunday I ran 21km...yes you read that right...21km of running! If you are a regular reader of my blog, you will know I like to run. It has been my goal to run a half marathon, and on Sunday I … [Read More...]

Can you be friends with the minister's wife?

Can You Be Friends With the Minister’s Wife?

One of the things I have found quite challenging about being the wife of a minister is friendships within the church. The people at my church are fantastic, and the hard part isn’t to do with … [Read More...]