Posts by Stephanie Holbrook

Stephanie Holbrook is an Alabama writer who loves to share comforting and convicting truths on faith, marriage, and motherhood on her blog Confiding Confidently. Stephanie also writes faith based fiction and has a Thriller novel in the works. Married to her lover/partner in crime and business after getting pregnant at seventeen; she willingly writes about the scars in her life to be a witness for her Savior. When she's not writing, wherever she can find a quiet place, you can find her outdoors with her four children, three dogs, two free-range potbelly pigs, and nine chickens.

Writing is Like Pumping.

Yea, you read that title right. Writing is like pumping. Perhaps you’re raising an eyebrow and thinking, “What you mean …

I Have to be Reminded..

Maybe I’m the odd-ball out, the exclusion to the rule, the defect in a world full of cookie cutter perfection. …

When Marriage Isn’t Fair

The hubs and I have been in a funk lately. Ya know the kind I’m talking about. Where everything the …

Love Looks Like Bookmarks

  Social Media is littered with photo collages of lovers throughout the days, months, years of their relationships; all titled …

What Are We Missing?

God places a dream in each of our hearts: for some, it’s reaching foreign countries with the Gospel, ministering to …

To The Newly-Wed Husband..

I want to start by offering a heartfelt, “Congratulations!” Marriage is rewarding, but it’s also work. Don’t be disheartened, I’m …

He’s Enough.

Mother’s minds today are flooded with questions and options of how to raise their little ones. Through multiple facets, we …

Broken Kaleidoscopes..

What do you see when your gaze falls on my husband? Stoic and possibly the world’s   opinion of “toxic …

Stranded At Sea..

I wear frustration as a heavy fur coat drenched in icy cold water, it burdens me so, weighing me down …

2019 Be Good To Me!?

With 2018 hurling down the calendar until it meets its final resting place becoming nothing more than a memory and …

What a Momma Wants For Christmas

Behind all the twinkling lights and glittering ornaments, behind all the scrumptious goodies and decadent feasts, behind all the thoughtful …

Be Still

I sat tense and impatient in the middle of the outdated patterned loveseat across from my therapist, he effortlessly read …

It’ll Just Happen..

As I ushered in four restless children bouncing with energy due to the restraints of car seat buckles and a …

Selfcare Not Snooty..

Selfcare comes in so many different forms. Sometimes it’s a much needed mani pedi by foreign ladies whose broken English …