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Recovering people pleaser

Recovering people pleaser

Hi! My name is Maryann. I am the a daughter of the King of Kings. My current struggles are people pleasing and codependency. I also have been diagnosed with depression and anxiety. If you have ever attended an Al Anon meeting or Celebrate Recovery meeting (Christian recovery small group), my statements above are a normal [...]

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Flu survival kit

Flu survival kit

We are officially in flu season. I know this because we have officially been hit by a stomach bug and it will wreak havoc on our house by the time it's made its rounds through the family. As a seasoned mom of 5, I have created an arsenal of must have items for this particular [...]

Believing in me

Believing in me

The last 10 days have been rough on me - mentally. I have been dealing with balancing all of my commitments - required and volunteer - and unspoken expectations - of myself. To be very honest, there were many times when I had intrusive thoughts going through my mind and that is when I knew [...]

Doing it all

Doing it all

I have been asked how I manage to ‘do it all’ with of my all the current responsibilities - required and volunteered. In addition to managing a large family and their daily lives, I also volunteer in multiple ministries at church; work part time remotely for a software consulting company; run a blog utilizing multiple [...]

It’s happening!!!

I interrupt this regularly schedule blog post to announce our first sticker pack! Guys, this is insane!!! I have tried to keep this news under wraps for as long as I possibility could. I can NOT contain my excitement any longer. Proceeds from this sticker pack will go directly to my American Foundation for Suicide Prevention [...]

It’s not just you – Not her

It’s not just you – Not her

This post is part of a series on sharing individuals stories to help others realize, they are not alone. If you haven't read the introduction to this series, please start here. This weeks post is about something I know very little about - The LGBTQA+ community. So please give me grace if I indirectly offend [...]