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Motherhood: A Grace Period

Do you ever feel, as I often do, that the cosmos have a sense of humor?  That the very things we are weak in, those are the things we somehow get an extra dose of to muddle our way through? Without going into too…

May 23, 2017

Finally Being Enough

My husband doesn’t cook much, and that’s being generous. If he were in charge of dinner he may warm up some corn dogs, get out some cereal and milk, or if he felt really ambitious he may even make some scrambled eggs and toast.…

February 24, 2017

Embracing Grace in Motherhood: Jesika Harmon

Today is our final post for our “Embracing Grace in Motherhood” series, and we’re honored to have guest poster Jesika Harmon sharing her tender story of loss and hope with us. Also we want to thank Sara Harding from A Vintage Poster, for sharing a…

May 6, 2016

Embracing Grace in Motherhood : Krista Horton

We live in a world where we’re surrounded by loud voices telling us how we should mother. These so-called ”experts” have advice on everything from how we should potty train our toddler, to how many extracurricular activities are best for our teenager. Too often this noisy…

May 5, 2016

Embracing Grace in Motherhood : Ruth Simons

One of our favorite champions of motherhood is Ruth Simons of GraceLaced. Her posts have inspired us, and changed our mothering hearts in big ways. One message that she shares time and time again is that being a mother is not insignificant work. It…

May 4, 2016

Embracing Grace in Motherhood: Kim Stoddard

Today’s post is from Small Seed team member Kim Stoddard. Collaborating with her is Carli Lawler from Letters and Laurels, who has made a beautiful print that you can download for free at the end of the post! Thank you Kim and Carli! I…

May 1, 2016

Embracing Grace in Motherhood: Ashley Nicholes

Motherhood doesn’t always (or always doesn’t!) go how we thought it would. Today for our Mother’s Day series, guest poster Ashley Nicholes is sharing how God’s grace helped turn her rocky start into motherhood into a beautiful journey that taught her about the strength she…

April 28, 2016

Embracing Grace in Motherhood : Jessica Poe

Perhaps there is no greater work in this world than the work of a mother. It brings life, it changes life, and affects every single person on this earth. Motherhood is exhilarating. It is exhausting. And it is as tiring and lonely as it…

April 25, 2016

Stories of Faith: Mary Staples

One of my earliest memories of understanding what faith meant was in my early formative teenage years. At church one Sunday we received one small grain of mustard seed, carefully taped onto a beautifully decorated card with the scripture from Mark 17:20 “If ye…

May 8, 2015

Stories of Faith: Britney Hemsley Part II

This post is part of a two-part series. You can find the first post here.  Three months have flown by since I delivered my son Hoss, yet I can’t help but remember all the strong emotions I felt that day as well as that whole…

May 7, 2015