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My sister, an amazing mother, has two wonderful children.  One day, before I had kids of my own, she pulled me aside and said, “Jocelynn, you are favoring one of my children over the other.  I won’t allow it.  They are equal.  You can love them equally, yet differently.  Either you will do this, or… Read More More

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Mommy Moments

Oh, How I love my two sweet children!  🙂  Here are two great moments that I just have to share.POTTY IN TRAINING: A couple months back Jace comes running into the kitchen saying, “Mommy, I poop!  I poop, Mom!”“Alright, Jace.  Give me a minute.  I need to finish dinner and then I will change your… Read More Mommy Moments

Parenting, Personally Striving, Prayer, Proverbs Challenge

Proverbs 4 – Wisely Guarding Your Heart

Proverbs 4 is chock full of goodies!  I love how King Solomon begins by telling us to sit up straight and listen.  Haha!  He knows this word is important. “LIVE!” He says. “LIVE!”  Heeding good counsel, seeking wisdom and understanding afford you the opportunity to live life to the fullest.  That’s what I want for… Read More Proverbs 4 – Wisely Guarding Your Heart

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Proverbs 3 – Wisdom and Common Sense

As I read the chapter for today and considered what I would write about it, I heard my husband listening to an Oprah Winfrey interview with Kevin Hart.  In the interview Kevin Hart talks about the wisdom imparted to him by his mother.  She specifically told him to read his Bible because he would need… Read More Proverbs 3 – Wisdom and Common Sense

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Toddler Talkings

Conversations with my two year old are usually quite hilarious!  Jace is a funny kid.  This morning we had an interesting conversation and I thought to myself, “I better write this down”.  He is getting so big, so fast.  I want to be able to come back to this conversation one day and laugh when… Read More Toddler Talkings

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Ok, I’ll Call You Back

The reality is… I rarely answer my phone these days (texting is easier) and I very rarely call people back.  In between the time that I either miss their call, or hang up from the brief conversation, its whirlwind time.  Case in point: I’m calming Kobi, working on getting her to sleep.  She finally falls… Read More Ok, I’ll Call You Back