Two Things You Should Know Before Motherhood

Hey, girl, hey! I’m putting my oldest to bed right now, and I got to thinking. What are the two things you wish you knew before motherhood? Think about that as I share with our mom-to-be sisters what I believe they should know. The Days Are Long, the Years Short I remember I first heard…

3 Things I Learned About the Human Body

Listen, I’m not a licensed therapist or counselor; therefore, I cannot explicitly tell you what to do. The views in this post are MY OPINIONS based on personal experiences. Period. I cannot and will not diagnose you. Use your discernment or talk to your providers to see what’s beneficial to you. We all know that…

Playtime Matters

Hey, girl, hey! Yesterday, I had you get the scoop on how to mom well, like a boss. Today, we’re focusing on playtime matters. “Mom, let’s play with trucks,” said the firstborn. My mind tried to find every way out, but my love for him won. You see, according to Dr. Gary Chapman, children need…

How to Mom like a Boss

Hey, girl, hey! Have you ever felt like you want to mom so well, but you can’t because you’re having a meltdown? Here are some efficient things you can implement (that I’m doing as well) so you can be the best mom those kiddos could ever long for! Take care of yourself first Let me…

To My Precious Boy Asher, Happy & Blessed

A few days from now, we’ll celebrate my youngest son’s second birthday on the twelfth. It’s hard to believe that two years have flown by, but I’m blessed and happy. His smile As with many kids, baby boy has his ways of getting into trouble. The minute I reprimand him, he gives me the biggest…

How to Free Yourself and Feed Your Hunger

This is my third attempt at blogging this evening, and my first restart of this post. Sigh. There are many things that I want to talk about. I’ll start here. For what are you hungry? Is it normalcy? Stability? Better health? A whole family? Whatever you do, don’t tell me. Be honest with yourself. You…

Reclaiming My Dreams

As my husband read to the boys and me Bruce Wilkinson’s The Dream Giver, it got me thinking. I have a few different dreams that I gave up over the years, yet I didn’t surrender them to the Lord. It’s one thing to let go of a dream, but it’s an entirely different story to…

Clearing the Air

Hey, y’all, hey! Tonight’s post is just clearing the air about the blog of Candace Chronicles. I love everyone and understand that we all come from different walks of life. However, on Candace Chronicles, everything from poetry to mommy style tips is rooted and grounded in Christ. I’m not going to write or create content…

Introducing Author Carol R. Butler

Hey, girl, hey! It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, but I’d be remiss if I didn’t introduce you to the one and only Carol R. Butler. There’s a special place in my heart for this woman, and it’s not just because she’s my blood sister. She’s passionate about Jesus Christ and…

For Such a Time as This—a poem

Hey, girl, hey! It’s that time again! When I wrote that poem yesterday, I sense God wants to redirect my creative writings. Guess what? I’m here for it! As He leads, I’ll work on the story, but most importantly, I’m going to flow with Him however He leads. “For Such a Time as This” A…