For most of us, there are a handful of foods that always tend to appear on our grocery list. Those everyday foods that are a staple in a lot of our recipes and are a regular part of our diets. Wouldn’t it be great if the foods we eat everyday happened to be packed with good stuff that keeps our whole family healthy? Let’s take a look at some everyday foods with surprising health benefits. #1 - Celery Celery is one of those “love it or hate it” kind of vegetables. Celery is incredibly versatile. It is [...]
As I write this, I’m in the middle of a year full of heart-thumping disappointments—the kind where you shake your head and say, What just happened?
When my children were small, and my husband worked crazy hours, I would often complain that I felt like a single mom. I had no idea, really.
“I’ve always known I was different. It wasn’t something I chose or an identity I one day decided to wear. Being different is woven into the very fabric of who I am.” Nathan Clarkson
“When the time is right,” Mom promised. I’m pretty sure she added, “On time is soon enough.” Of course I didn’t want to hear that!
What would I share with these women that I now understand from the vantage point on this side of prom…and college…and pushing through insecurities…and… and…and…? A few things.
A couple of weeks ago a bunch of BELONG group leaders from the Dallas area met up with Jen Hatmaker at an event called Savor Dallas. It was a foodie’s dream.
She stood on the other side of the counter and smiled at me from over the top of her red-framed spectacles, which rested calmly—Aneata style—on the end of her nose. I was doomed from the start.
You’re welcome to come to BELONG Tour events in any size group, even if that group consists of just you. We want to share just a few of the benefits of rounding up your friends to share your BELONG Tour experience.
Kate and Kara came to the BELONG Tour 2016 event in Lincoln, Nebraska and the experience left a mark on them. (Literally.) They’ll tell you all about it in their video...
We know you have stories to tell. We’ve heard some of them at events, online, even in videos. Wouldn’t you like to share your story with other BELONGers?
We all have one thing in common: We need rest. . . . But here’s the thing: we’re settling for getting the rest we’re able to get, but not the rest we actually need.
What made this shy woman quit her teaching job in North Carolina and head to upstate New York to break into the medical profession? In a word: heartbreak.
The basic idea is to take a breather from the daily routine to relax and maybe blow off a little steam. But what if we looked at “spring break” from a different perspective?
The story of how one mother’s influence led to a last-minute change of heart by her son . . . and a dramatic difference in the lives of American women that continues to this day.
I’ve had enough of my hard edges. I’m tired of straining my voice. I’d like to loosen up and laugh a little more, be positive rather than negative.
You never know when a casual comment will change your life. Jacqueline Cochran had already achieved success as a highly sought-after New York City hairdresser—and this was during the Depression!
You may have heard people talk about “giving up” this or that for Lent. If you’d like to participate, you might look on Lent as an opportunity to . . .
Be intentional about keeping your workspace free from clutter, and you won’t have to blame an unproductive day on an unorganized office ever again.
We asked one of our favorite foodies, BELONG Tour speaker Shauna Niequist, if she had a suggestion for the perfect bowl of goodness to dunk a chip in, and she responded with this yummy recipe.