Melanie Stroud


It Counts

I’ve been thinking a lot about blessings lately. When people say,  Count your many blessings, I’ve always interpreted that as counting, like, 1,2,3.  But after years of being told that everything is just a coincidence or to disregard blessings from Heaven as just luck, I am persuaded to use a different meaning of the word …

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Moms who Know

So about a month ago I was interviewed by another podcaster named Chanelle Neilson. Her podcast is called, Moms who Know. I was really nervous about being interviewed by someone else because I EDIT MY PODCASTS FOR A REASON. Live me could be a disaster. After I talked to her I thought, “Oh crap! I …

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After a conversation I had last night, I was tempted to make an Instagram story that said, “I changed my mind about what I said on the podcast today,   I hope that person burns!🔥🔥”. (Then you all could see how “real” I actually am. ) 😩😩 Ugh. But upon further inspection I realized that I …

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“I’m good enough, I’m smart enough, and doggone it, people like me!”

On Facebook this week I was trying to get people to subscribe to the blog so they could get notified when a new podcast came out or when any other information was available.  In the post I said that in Lauterbrunnen I recorded a “low quality, crap podcast.”  A listener wrote this, “Please don’t berate …

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