Archive | May, 2015

Simplify Your Cleaning Routine

Cleaning house is not a thing that brings me great joy. After I’ve finished cleaning then sure, it’s enjoyable, but just the thought of cleaning the whole house can feel overwhelming (can you relate?). However, I’m learning it doesn’t have to be a stressful endeavor. Letting the mess pile up will actually cause more stress. […]

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Hope Through Hardships

Single mother Melanie Jacobson does everything she can to provide the best life for her daughter, Taya. “I do have a lot of help from family and friends, and I’m grateful for that. Without them I wouldn’t be making it. I’d be pulling my hair out,” the young mom admits. “It’s very trying at times, […]

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Video: Hope Through Hardships

Melanie Jacobson┬álost her husband to cancer in 2012. Since then she has moved forward with hope, raising their daughter, Taya, on her own. This brave mom’s full story will be coming soon to Sharing Shine.

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Essay Winner: Mother Love

Our Celebrating Mom Essay Winner is Becky Cox! Congratulations, Becky. Email us at with your mailing address so we can get the rest of your prizes to you! A big thank you to everyone who entered and shared light with their words. Choosing a winner was not fun (everyone who entered deserves a prize). […]

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