The Worst Mom Award…Post-it Note #59

I have 5 kids.  Each kid has a different personality and temperament.  Some are what we might call “high-maintenance”.  With 4 daughters the word “drama queen” has been used on occasion in the Post household.  What is interesting (or painful) is when the personality of one of those kids rubs against your personality.  It’s a…

Post-it Note #27: Hope for America?

I was at a conference this week that was highlighting our political situation in America.  The truth of the matter is that our liberties are being stripped away one by one.  I sat there with my jaw dropping, my eyes brimming with tears and my heart breaking at how much we have lost as a…

Post-it Note #17: The Problem with Self-Control

Sunday morning I had the kids ready for church and started trying to get myself dressed.  I grabbed a skirt and put it on.  Hmmm.  Funny.  This skirt feels a little snug.  Oh well, I’ll just wear these pants over here.  Hmmm, those feel really snug.  How did that happen?  So I grab the bigger…

Post-it Note #12: Recognize Your Enemy.

“No good deed goes unpunished.” – Clare Booth Luce She coined this phrase…and she’s been quoted ever since whenever our good actions seem to blow up on us.  She was born in 1903, so that quote has been around a long time.  But here’s one even older:  “Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy…