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.

What Friendship Is.

My husband and I recently went on a cruise for our ten year anniversary, rekindling the flame I guess you …

The Secret About Suicide.

I saw a photo the other day of an attractive black woman wearing a shirt that read, “A blogger saved …

Fear

Fear. It’s something that has been ingrained in us since ingestion of the forbidden fruit. Everyone has their own; all …

Brave Isn’t Beautiful…

Here lately God has been putting me through the. freaking. wringer. Ya’ll. I’m not even joking, I’ve cried EVERY. SINGLE. …

Today I didn’t…

  Today, I didn’t separate donated clothes, fold, and hand them over to thankful, poverty stricken people who nodded in …

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 …