As a Christian, God is and should be first in lives. But after God, very often we put absolutely everyone before ourselves.I know there is an element of our faith that instructs us to serve others, however I don't believe that this is always to be at our own personal cost. I have 3 reasons why I think we should be putting ourselves first.
We all know how important it is to plan children's snacks, and make them as nutritionally balanced as possible, but what about snacks for mummies? You don't get little booklets from the health visitor about what MUMMY should be eating, do you? :) In this post, I share my favourite snacks that keep me fuelled on busy days.
One thing we've discovered recently is that children ask a lot of questions, and it's nice to be able to give good answers to those questions. This is my primary reason for reading so much! I don't want to be that parent who responds with 'google it', or 'look it up' every time my child asks a question.
In a total fluster I rushed out the car, and started driving. Having left Andrew to finish putting the children to bed, I was finally alone for the first time that day. Heading to church to attend the weekly outreach work, I could feel that my hastily eaten dinner was giving me heartburn. Somehow it…