Life, Love & Family Archives | Karen Blandino

Joy:  Delightful Strength

Joy: Delightful Strength

Ecclesiastes 3:4 – A right time to cry and another to laugh… 2017 is my year! It is my year to laugh again, to claim that joy…



Dream Isaiah 41:10 Fear not, for I am with you. Do not be dismayed. I am your God. I will strengthen you; I will help you; I…

Detach:  Do we need to know how the sausage is made?

Detach: Do we need to know how the sausage is made?

Detach.  What a crazy time we live in. Some days it seems overwhelming to my heart and mind. In one moment, I am watching a video showing…



Breathe Inhale. Exhale. Repeat. Breathing seems easy, until it’s not. Years ago as a school counselor, I was asked to go help a little boy who was…

Broken Friendship

Broken Friendship

Broken Friendship “A true friend knows your weakness, but reminds you of your strengths” It took me years to realize this was a good sign of a…

Rejection:  Surviving or Healing?

Rejection: Surviving or Healing?

Rejection is horrific. Romans 9:25 …and her who was not beloved I will call ‘beloved.’ Rejection can feel like a divorce in your soul. Whether it is…


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