Seasons in Life

Since I become a mom, my life changed.

From a working girl, I became a stay at home mom.

From someone who used to spend lots of time outside the house, I stayed home to  nurture my baby and be the primary care giver to her.

From being a Manila girl, I transferred to the South.

From earning a steady income myself, I was now dependent on my hubby’s income.

Through these changes, I lost connection with friends from work, from church and from my childhood. I knew that I have moved to another season in my life and it is up to me how to adjust.

I embraced motherhood and I enjoyed the change. I never knew that I was capable of loving, caring and being responsible entirely of another human being. God blessed me through this season of my life. I learned more about myself and came to know God even more intimately through this tough season.

There were days that I missed my “old” life but somehow, God has used motherhood to mature me in ways I never would have grown. I may have lost my friends but I realized, God puts different friends in our lives for different seasons. I may not have a steady income but I’ve learned to depend on God and He has never failed me in the past 11 years.

Seasons in life are God’s way of maturing us. Let us draw near to Him and He shall see us through each and every season.  t


  1. I can relate with these changes, Chris! It’s really our season to be mothers. I also have to rely on my hubby’s income. It does feel lonely sometimes because I have lost touch with my HS friends who are mostly single. Only two of them have kids, and they live far away. I guess it is indeed God’s will for me to concentrate on being a mom. I also talked about that in my latest post. 🙂

    • Thanks for letting me know that I am not alone Cym! 🙂 God uses these seasons in our lives to grow us and make us rely on Him more 🙂

  2. Hi ms.cris been following your blog since 2013. Im a homeschooling mom too just like you, although right now we have an infant it is so hard to squeeze through our schedule. Thank you for the post me too can relate to every single word you said. It maybe hard at these season of our life the path maybe incovenient or lonely but God wanted us to count it all joy…that we can be mature not lacking anything. May you continue to be a blessing to all your readers. Thank God for the wisdom He’s giving you and for the desire to write. People like you who have gone ahead of me in the faith just inspire me. God bless!

    • Thank you very much Kath! I am blessed to know that someone is actually following and reading my blog all these years. 🙂 May you continue to follow Christ in your own journey of motherhood and homeschooling!

      • Your welcome ms.cris. I sent an email the last time, thank you for the message and may you continue to be an encouragement and blessing to all. God bless your family. ?

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