The Habit of Direct Communication

The Habit of Direct Communication | More Producitive You, KristysCottage.com

Reading Time: 6 minutes What’s worse than not liking someone else’s opinions or expectations?  I’d say being in the dark about where you stand with that person, because they can’t be- or just won’t be– “up front” with you. Today, we’re going to wrap up the “productive habits” we’ve been exploring with one last really good habit that every … Read more

The Green-eyed Monster and Choosing to Embrace God’s Plans and Purposes

The Green-eyed Monster and Choosing to Embrace God's Plans and Purposes | Kristy's Cottage blog

Reading Time: 4 minutes {This post was originally written and published on the blog in August, 2016.} In the nooks and crannies of my busy days, I intentionally seek time to peruse my favorite books and blogs. Reading and writing, preferably coupled with quiet time and a hot cup of tea, helps me stay refreshed and centered as a … Read more

The Real Toxins That Made Our Home Unhealthy {and how I got rid of them}

Reading Time: 5 minutes I remember the first time I realized that some of my homemaking methods needed to change. I was a newbie wife and mom, on a quest to embrace natural living at every possible level. I read that bleach was toxic, so I poured out the remaining contents of my bottle and never bought the stuff again. Someone … Read more

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