Why We Are Always Hungry

"I'm hungry." This mantra echoes in our home, hourly. We homeschool, which means my children are home to eat around the clock. I have no idea how we are going to afford groceries when there are four teenagers--three of them boys--in ...

Trusting in Transition

Nearing the end of pregnancy, I walk through the mall, browsing all the sale items and clothes that are pointless to shop for when you can’t see your toes. Everything I feared happening to my body, happened. My hips expanded, my ...

Permission to Rest in the Battle

Maybe it’s time we admit that this is hard. Everywhere we look and listen there are messages. “You’re fat. You aren’t pretty enough. You’re flat-chested. Why don’t you get those crooked teeth fixed?” Then you visit the body image web sites, and ...