How to keep from losing it


“Patience is a grace as difficult as it is necessary, and as hard to come by as it is precious when it is gained.”

If there is any area of our lives that illuminates this quote by Charles Spurgeon, it’s parenting. We want to be, no, we desperately long to be patient and self-controlled, but how often does our anger win?

In those hard moments of mothering when nobody is listening and everybody is arguing and we can’t understand for the life of us why nobody wants to do the right thing, how can we keep from losing it?

Join me over at The Better Mom, where I'm sharing what I'm learning about what we need most in those moments.