I've found so many great posts in my feed lately. I just had to share them with you.
Dear Daughter, You are not a princess... by A Day's Grace
Have you ever read a post and thought, this is exactly what I've wanted to say but I couldn't find the words? This post was exactly that for me. Princesses are everywhere. I want my daughter to know she is a warrior. God's warrior.
7 Things to Remember When Motherhood Gets Tough by Diapers & Daisies
Being a mother is tough business. I swear you have to be lying (or delusional) if you say otherwise. Am I saying I would trade it? Not for one minute. This post is a great encouragement on those days that are less than joyous.
The Song That's Louder Than Regret by Hands Free Mama
This is another post that I wish I had written. Regret is on my mind often. I worry that I am missing everything. That someday I will have nothing but regret sitting at my feet. She wrote this phrase and it haunts me. "But there are moments in between life’s obligations when we are in the presence of our loved ones that can be made sacred." It doesn't leave you feel weighed down and sad. It reminds you that there is hope. It's not over yet.
Christian Hypocrisy by From Awkward to Art
This hit me hard. "A hypocrite isn't someone who runs back to God when they realized they messed up." A hypocrite is a person who acts in contradiction to his or her stated beliefs or feelings. Messing up as a Christian, as a human, is normal but it's the fake living, non-repentant heart that is hypocritical.