When Comfort Food Calls

When Comfort Food Calls

It took a lot of years for me to finally realize that cookies and chip dip weren’t to blame for the extra weight around my middle. Food wasn’t the culprit, but my unmanaged feelings were.  Whether I was anxious about my children’s safety, overwhelmed by my non-stop...
More for Mom | Interview with Kristin Funston

More for Mom | Interview with Kristin Funston

Are you a mom who is constantly giving? Giving your time, energy, and emotions to your kids, spouse, your job, and your community?  This episode of the Better Together podcast is for all the moms out there who feel like they are alone in the jungle of managing kids,...
Easter Reflections: From Can’t to Committed

Easter Reflections: From Can’t to Committed

As I walked out of Kroger around 10 pm one night, a woman stopped me on the sidewalk between the store and the parking lot.   “Excuse me, Miss.”  I smiled. As the mother of two daughters in their 20’s, I’m not exactly “Miss” material anymore.  Two women sat looking up...
Stressed Out About Your Adult Kids?

Stressed Out About Your Adult Kids?

Today, I’m thinking of my girls. Being a mom of three adult daughters is quite a thing. One’s deployed in the Middle East, one lives around the corner, and the last little birdie is counting down until she moves out this fall. It’s not easy. I’m watching them wrestle...