Hey, there. I’m really glad you’re here – in fact, I’ve been waiting for you because I like you. “But you don’t even know me?” you might say. But I think I do.
You’re probably over-scheduled and under-rested. You sometimes wonder if you really can do it all. There are days when you fantasize about hopping in a fancy sports car and running away to the beach for a week – alone. Or perhaps you pin millions of pins on Pinterest then feel inadequate when yours doesn’t turn out quite like theirs.
And I’m guessing you’ve been in conversations with other women who make you feel as though you’re doing it all wrong. Here’s the thing: you’re not.
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The only drama in Rosie and Sassy's life is who is going to get the peanut butter . . . (don't worry - they both did!) A while ago, I was in a conversation in which the speaker was talking about a friend who had checked-in with her because she felt something was "off"...read more
Because we are always this happy and joy-filled when we're together . . . Riiiiight . . . My boys, who are fifteen months apart and ages 10 and 11, had a doozie of an argument on Saturday night. Tears. Fists. Pushing. Good grief, it was a Jesus-take-the-wheel moment...
She said she just couldn't be who she knew she was when she was with this certain group. It was hard to reveal her true heart, her silly personality or, gasp, even think about making a mistake because in that crowd . . . she just wasn't safe. As I listened around the...
Friendships with other women are as important to our mental, physical, and spiritual health as rest, exercise, and prayer. We don’t just want friends—we need friends. Yet sometimes they can be as difficult as singing a song without the lyrics.
Natalie uses her own and others’ stories of successes and failures to illustrate what she has learned about girlfriend relationships. Healthy boundaries, honesty, tact, sharing, and agape love all play a part in being and maintaining a circle of close confidants. She also deals with the inevitable challenges that face many relationships including how to handle conflict; life changes like a new baby, move or divorce; and when it is right to “break-up” with your friend.
After reading this book, your heart will long to be this kind of God-honoring friend.Lysa TerKeurst