How to Change Your Life with a Planner (When You’ve Failed in the Past)
Habits | Inspiration/Encouragement | New Year's

How to Change Your Life with a Planner (When You’ve Failed in the Past)

Using a planner to organize your life sounds like (and is!) a wonderful thing.  Wistfully, you dream of having your deadlines, appointments, and important tasks in a single location for reference. Plus, you’re finally ready to live a more productive and change your life with a planner. But once reality sets in, you find planning…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

Intentional Living 101: How to Live with Intention as a Christian Woman
Habits | Inspiration/Encouragement

Intentional Living 101: How to Live with Intention as a Christian Woman

Have you ever wondered what intentional living means as a Christian woman? The truth of the matter is you’re probably already doing it. I’m willing to bet that from the day you accepted Jesus, you most likely also decided to live with purpose. It’s not always easy, but there are great blessings in store when you’re…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

7 Bible Verses for the Hurting Heart
Faith | Inspiration/Encouragement

7 Bible Verses for the Hurting Heart

Everywhere I turn, I am bombarded with a loved one suffering in one way.  A sweet friend is battling anxiety and on the verge of a breakdown. Another friend is on the brink of a foreclosed home. Yet another continues to fight infertility one day at a time. They desperately need the comfort of these…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

4 Key Steps to Defeat Perfection Paralysis
Inspiration/Encouragement | Self-care for women

4 Key Steps to Defeat Perfection Paralysis

So you’ve started working on a new goal, but you get off track for a day or two. And now you’re not sure you want to still pursue it. You know you should begin this project but don’t have all of the supplies to do it perfectly. So why bother expending all that energy for…

A Prayer for Martyr Mom Attitude
Faith | Inspiration/Encouragement | Motherhood

A Prayer for Martyr Mom Attitude

Do you find yourself struggling in mom life and with “Martyr Mom Attitude?” You’re not alone, friend!  May this prayer for weary moms help you rekindle your joy in Jesus and find hope at the foot of the cross. Prayer for Martyr Mom Attitude Dear Lord, Humbly I confess that I’ve been suffering from Martyr…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

When You’re Wondering What’s Next in Life
Faith | Inspiration/Encouragement

When You’re Wondering What’s Next in Life

There you are waiting and wondering what’s next for your life.  You’ve always been a list maker, someone who’s lived in the future, planning and living for the next box to check off your list of life achievements. You couldn’t wait to check the Mrs. box and announce to the world that you’ve found your…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

When Being a P31 Woman is Hard
Faith | Inspiration/Encouragement

When Being a P31 Woman is Hard

I have a confession.  For years I’ve been baffled by the daunting roles of the P31 Woman.  Upon reading her accomplishments and tasks in Proverbs 31: 10-31, I have mixed emotions ranging from awe, exhaustion, inspiration and guilt. I am in awe of  her accomplishments, which include a solid relationship with her husband, adoring children,…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

Mom Prayers for the New Year
Faith | Inspiration/Encouragement | Motherhood | New Year's

Mom Prayers for the New Year

The New Year brings on the urge to make resolutions and set goals for ourselves and for our family. We say good-bye to the past and look forward to the future. We reflect on what has gone well the previous year and areas where change is required. Fresh beginnings are welcomed and embraced. One great…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

Give the Gift of Hope with a Blessing Bag
Family | Family Fun | Inspiration/Encouragement

Give the Gift of Hope with a Blessing Bag

The Christmas tunes were blaring as I rolled home from Black Friday shopping. My car was loaded with purchases for loved ones, and I was satiated in both spirit and stomach. Thus, I was feeling deeply blessed. As I pulled to the stop light mere miles from where my warm home awaited me, I saw…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

Create a Mom Sanity Plan
Health | Inspiration/Encouragement | Motherhood | Self-care for women

Create a Mom Sanity Plan

(This post does contain affiliate links. If you choose to purchase through them, I will make a commission that helps to fund this blog.) I love being a mom.  I love the laughter, the snuggles, and guiding my children on this journey through life.  It was a journey I prayed for and I waited for…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.

3 Signs You’re Overwhelmed by Life
Faith | Health | Inspiration/Encouragement | Motherhood | Wellness

3 Signs You’re Overwhelmed by Life

You feel it in the depths of your soul.  Something is “off”. You don’t feel like yourself and no matter how hard you try, you can’t seem to regain the momentum you once had. You’re plagued by fatigue, and even if your head were to magically hit the pillow for a solid eight hours, you’re…

About Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann is a perfectly imperfect wife and mother, and is thankful for the saving grace of the Lord. When she’s not busy folding yet another load of laundry or comforting a crying child, she enjoys studying God’s Word, writing, and spending time with authentic friends. She's passionate about equipping women to live with intentional faith, family, home, and habits at Proverbs31Mentor.com. Join her for biblical encouragement and practical lifestyle tips to help you live on mission for the glory of God.